Over 111,000 people enrolled to vote in the 2018 Batman by-election

Updated: 16 February 2018

A total of 111,857 people are enrolled to vote in the Batman by-election to be held on Saturday, 17 March 2018.

It is compulsory for everyone enrolled in the federal electoral Division of Batman to vote in the by-election, including those aged over 70.

Electors eligible to vote at the 2018 Batman by-election by age
Age Eligible electors % of total (approx)
18* 741 0.7%
19 1,120 1.0%
20-24 8,286 7.4%
25-29 11,171 10.0%
30-34 12,062 10.8%
35-39 11,371 10.2%
40-44 10,629 9.5%
45-49 11,050 9.9%
50-54 9,052 8.1%
55-59 8,214 7.3%
60-64 6,890 6.2%
65-69 5,614 5.0%
70+ 15,657 14.0%
TOTAL 111,857  

* 18 includes enrolled 17 year-olds turning 18 on or before by-election day, who will be able to vote.

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