Enrolment by general electorate

These statistics show how many people in each general electorate are currently enrolled to vote.

Overseas enrolment

New Zealand citizens and permanent residents can enrol and vote from overseas.

The following table provides the number of electors in each electorate who have told us they are overseas when last updating their enrolment details. The current overseas numbers may differ.

The overseas enrolment figures will be updated quarterly.

Overseas enrolment - 1 September 2022 [XLSX, 18KB]

Māori enrolment 

Voters of Māori descent can choose to be on the general roll or the Māori roll. The roll they choose decides which electorate and local council voting area they will vote in.

The following table shows the number of electors of Māori descent on the Māori roll and the general roll broken down by electorate and by age. The estimated eligible population is calculated for general electorates and includes those on the general and Māori rolls, because of the geographic overlap of general and Māori electorates.

The Māori enrolment figures will be updated quarterly.

Māori enrolment - 1 September 2022 [XLSX, 65KB]

Reading the general electorate tables

Use the drop down menu to select an electorate. The table divides that electorate’s population by age range.

We update these figures monthly

Estimated population statistics as at 30 June 2022 (provisional) using 2018 census data
Enrolment statistics as at 16 January 2023

Age Est. Eligible Population General Roll Māori Roll Total Enrolled Difference % Enrolled

Age

18 - 24

Est. Eligible Population

418,831

General Roll

234,131

Māori Roll

28,585

Total Enrolled

262,716

Difference

156,115

% Enrolled

62.73%

Age

25 - 29

Est. Eligible Population

312,854

General Roll

233,987

Māori Roll

30,261

Total Enrolled

264,248

Difference

48,606

% Enrolled

84.46%

Age

30 - 34

Est. Eligible Population

356,655

General Roll

268,941

Māori Roll

30,023

Total Enrolled

298,964

Difference

57,691

% Enrolled

83.82%

Age

35 - 39

Est. Eligible Population

334,018

General Roll

268,187

Māori Roll

26,032

Total Enrolled

294,219

Difference

39,799

% Enrolled

88.08%

Age

40 - 44

Est. Eligible Population

312,410

General Roll

261,176

Māori Roll

24,122

Total Enrolled

285,298

Difference

27,112

% Enrolled

91.32%

Age

45 - 49

Est. Eligible Population

315,021

General Roll

260,420

Māori Roll

23,935

Total Enrolled

284,355

Difference

30,666

% Enrolled

90.27%

Age

50 - 54

Est. Eligible Population

338,254

General Roll

288,389

Māori Roll

24,195

Total Enrolled

312,584

Difference

25,670

% Enrolled

92.41%

Age

55 - 59

Est. Eligible Population

324,888

General Roll

279,230

Māori Roll

21,704

Total Enrolled

300,934

Difference

23,954

% Enrolled

92.63%

Age

60 - 64

Est. Eligible Population

308,522

General Roll

276,104

Māori Roll

19,593

Total Enrolled

295,697

Difference

12,825

% Enrolled

95.84%

Age

65 - 69

Est. Eligible Population

261,413

General Roll

238,419

Māori Roll

13,850

Total Enrolled

252,269

Difference

9,144

% Enrolled

96.5%

Age

70+

Est. Eligible Population

588,552

General Roll

558,584

Māori Roll

19,170

Total Enrolled

577,754

Difference

10,798

% Enrolled

98.17%
Total

Total Est. Eligible Population

3,871,418

Total General Roll

3,167,568

Total Māori Roll

261,470

Total Enrolled

3,429,038

Total Difference

442,380

Total % Enrolled

88.57%

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