Southland District Council

ResizedImage200299 Mayor Gary Tong

Mayor Gary Tong

Phone: 0800 732 732
Email: gary.tong@southlanddc.govt.nz

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Key Southland District Stats

Population
30,864
Number of Māori 
3,432
Employed full time 
57.4%
Unemployed 
2.1%
Not in labour force 
23.8%
Full time study 
19.1%
Part time study 
3.4%
Not studying 
77.6%

¹ Source: Stats NZ - 2018 census data 


 Industry trends in Southland District

  • Agriculture
  • Farming
  • Manufacturing
  • Tourism
  • Forestry
  • Fishing