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Gisborne District Council

Council mapGisborne District Hawkes Bay Region Bay of Plenty Region


Phone: (06) 867 2049
E-mail: service@gdc.govt.nz
Web site: www.gdc.govt.nz


Mayor: Meng Foon
Councillors in 2016: 13 (excluding Mayor)
Council employees in 2016: 280


Key financial statistics 2016

$ (in thousands)Gisborne DistrictMedian for all PROVINCIAL councilsNew Zealand
Public Equity 1,940,087 1,279,498 112,859,570
Operating Revenue 75,330 75,330 8,865,430
Operating Expenditure 83,830 79,071 9,282,110
Capital Expenditure 31,764 29,902 4,264,961
Rates Revenue 54,734 54,069 5,317,234

Source: Local Authority Financial Statistics, Statistics New Zealand

The financial profile pages for this council contains more detailed information.

The Council's current long-term plan and annual report may be available from its website: www.gdc.govt.nz

Community statistics as at the 2013 census

Usually resident population - 2013 Census 43,656
Usually resident population - 2006 Census 44,460
Change from 2006 to 2013 (All NZ: 5.3%)-1.8%
Land Area km2 (not incl. inland waters or oceanic areas) - 2014 8,386
People per km2 (All NZ: 15.9)5.2
Median personal income - 2013 Census (All NZ: $28,500) 24,500

Source:
Census, Statistics New Zealand

View more QuickStats about the Gisborne District on the Statistics New Zealand website.


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