Number of occupants on census night
Number of occupants on census night is the number of people who were present in a particular dwelling in New Zealand.
Included in the number of occupants are people who were present in the dwelling on census night and usually:
- live in the dwelling, or
- reside overseas, or
- reside elsewhere in New Zealand.
Excluded from number of occupants are people who usually live in the dwelling but were absent on census night.