Auckland Region

region of New Zealand's North Island

Auckland (Māori: Tāmaki Makaurau) is one of the 16 regions of New Zealand. It is on the North Island. It is named after the city of Auckland.

Auckland
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Auckland Region in New Zealand
Coordinates: 36°54′S 174°47′E / 36.900°S 174.783°E / -36.900; 174.783
CountryNew Zealand
Government
 • TypeRegional council
 • BodyAuckland Council
 • MayorWayne Brown
Area
 • Land4,941.13 km2 (1,907.78 sq mi)
Population
 (June 2022)[1]
 • Total1,695,200
HDI (2021)0.951[2]
very high · 2nd
WebsiteAucklandCouncil.govt.nz

It is the most populated region of New Zealand, containing 33% of the country's population.

References

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  1. "Subnational population estimates (RC, SA2), by age and sex, at 30 June 1996-2022 (2022 boundaries)". Statistics New Zealand. Retrieved 25 October 2022. (regional councils); "Subnational population estimates (TA, SA2), by age and sex, at 30 June 1996-2022 (2022 boundaries)". Statistics New Zealand. Retrieved 25 October 2022. (territorial authorities); "Subnational population estimates (urban rural), by age and sex, at 30 June 1996-2022 (2022 boundaries)". Statistics New Zealand. Retrieved 25 October 2022. (urban areas)
  2. "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2023-02-18.