National youth enrolment rate

Updated: 7 January 2019

The percentage of eligible electors between 18 and 24 years old currently enrolled compared to the total number estimated to be eligible to enrol.

The national youth enrolment rate target is 80%.

National youth enrolment rate
  Enrolment rate
at end of quarter
Number enrolled
as at end of quarter
December 2018 84.5% 1,608,838
September 2018 84.9% 1,618,062
June 2018 86.0% 1,639,836
March 2018 86.9% 1,659,517
December 2017 87.8% 1,678,329
September 2017 88.5% 1,693,431
June 2017 85.4% 1,635,444
March 2017 85.7% 1,639,036
December 2016 86.5% 1,655,181
September 2016 87.1% 1,667,272
June 2016 87.4% 1,672,875
March 2016 81.3% 1,556,463

Details of the elector count by division, age group and gender are available. These statistics are published each quarter and include enrolled 16 and 17 year olds who cannot vote until they turn 18.

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