2014 General Election Voter turnout statistics for the 2014 General Election

These statistics show how many people voted in the 2014 General Election, by age and Māori or non-Māori descent.

You can filter the results by electorate and Māori or non-Māori descent. Māori voters are those who identified themselves as being of Māori descent when they enrolled. You can also download the full statistics as an Excel file at the bottom of the page.

The total numbers of voters in this report are slightly lower than in the official results because of disallowed votes, dual votes and clerical errors made in marking the master roll.

Age range Descent Voters Voters as % of total enrolled Non-voters Non-voters as % of total enrolled Total enrolled
18 - 24 All voters 212,204 62.73% 126,065 37.27% 338,269
25 - 29 All voters 152,409 62.11% 92,967 37.89% 245,376
30 - 34 All voters 169,899 67.40% 82,190 32.60% 252,089
35 - 39 All voters 187,856 72.77% 70,302 27.23% 258,158
40 - 44 All voters 226,110 76.22% 70,534 23.78% 296,644
45 - 49 All voters 234,758 78.56% 64,065 21.44% 298,823
50 - 54 All voters 248,257 80.77% 59,117 19.23% 307,374
55 - 59 All voters 226,927 83.27% 45,589 16.73% 272,516
60 - 64 All voters 204,604 85.97% 33,377 14.03% 237,981
65 - 69 All voters 185,803 88.06% 25,198 11.94% 211,001
70+ All voters 362,030 85.75% 60,156 14.25% 422,186
Total 2,410,857 76.77% 729,560 23.23% 3,140,417