Enrolment Statistics

State enrolment

Snapshot as at 31 December 2016
Metropolitan electors Regional electors Total electors Average electors
per district
1,194,184 396,343 1,590,527 26,958

State electoral enrolment reports outline the number of electors in each electoral district and region as well as metropolitan and regional areas. The reports also look at changes over time, and average district enrolment.

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Age and gender distribution of electors (WA)

Snapshot at 2013 State Election Close of Rolls (14 February 2013)
  Total % of State
Age (years) Males Females Total Males Females Total
Total 686,445 726,088 1,412,533 48.6% 51.4% 100%
18 to 19 16,354 16,950 33,304 2.38% 2.33% 2.36%
20 to 24 54,106 56,248 110,354 7.88% 7.75% 7.81%
25 to 29 58,045 59,088 117,133 8.46% 8.14% 8.29%
30 to 34 56,498 58,258 114,756 8.23% 8.02% 8.12%
35 to 39 57,061 59,995 117,056 8.31% 8.26% 8.29%
40 to 44 64,928 68,544 133,472 9.46% 9.44% 9.45%
45 to 49 63,425 66,548 129,973 9.24% 9.17% 9.2%
50 to 54 65,980 69,128 135,108 9.61% 9.52% 9.56%
55 to 59 61,247 64,500 125,747 8.92% 8.88% 8.9%
60 to 64 56,842 58,125 114,967 8.28% 8.01% 8.14%
65 to 69 47,376 46,946 94,322 6.9% 6.47% 6.68%
70 + 84,481 101,633 186,114 12.31% 14% 13.18%
Unknown 102 125 227 0% 0% 0.02%

Number of electors per habitation (WA)

Snapshot at 2013 State Election Close of Rolls (14 February 2013)
No. of electors per habitation No. of habitations % of habitations in state
Total 856,314 100%
1 280,793 32.79%
2 321,428 37.54%
3 89,089 10.4%
4 37,489 4.38%
5 8,680 1.01%
6 1,702 0.2%
7 374 0.04%
8 112 0.01%
9 39 0%
10+ 398 0.05%
Vacant 116,210 13.57%

Local government enrolment

Snapshot as at 27 June 2016
Number of local governments* Total number of electors
138 1,517,198

*excludes Christmas Island Shire and Cocos-(Keeling) Islands Shire

The Enrolment Statistics by SA1 report is a spreadsheet containing elector numbers for each local government district, ward and locality (where applicable) by Statistical Area Level 1 (SA1).

Enrolment statistics reports outline the number of electors registered in each local government district and ward, where applicable.

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