The electoral roll is a list of the names and addresses of all South Australians who are currently enrolled (registered) and eligible to vote. It is used for state and local government elections. To learn more about the electoral roll visit our electoral roll page.

How many people are enrolled to vote in South Australia?

There are 1,273,457 people on the roll in South Australia as at 29 April 2022.

Monthly roll snapshot
Date Total electors Change since previous month
29 April 2022 1,273,457 2,434
31 March 2022 1,271,023 4,304
25 February 2022 1,266,719 17,494
31 January 2022 1,249,225 3,447
20 December 2021 1,245,778 -280
30 November 2021 1,246,058 1,668
29 October 2021 1,244,390 1,827
30 September 2021 1,242,563 -82
31 August 2021 1,242,645 2,538
30 July 2021 1,240,107 1,004
30 June 2021 1,239,103 1,383
31 May 2021 1,237,720 1,829
30 April 2021 1,235,891 1,532
31 March 2021 1,234,359 2,252
26 February 2021 1,232,107 855
29 January 2021 1,231,252 1,794
21 December 2020 1,229,458 -388
30 November 2020 1,229,846 1,367
29 October 2020 1,228,479 264
30 September 2020 1,228,215 31
31 August 2020 1,228,184  
Enrolment by age group


These statistics are published on a monthly basis.

Enrolment by age group as at 29 April 2022

Age group Total electors % of total roll
18-24 119,850 9.4%
25-34 192,692 15.1%
35-44 200,729 15.8%
45-54 206,425 16.2%
55-64 211,631 16.6%
65+ 342,130 26.9%
Total 1,273,457 100.00%
2022 Data
Enrolment by age 29 April 2022
Enrolment by age 31 March 2022
Enrolment by age 25 February 2022
Enrolment by age 31 January 2022
2021 Data
Enrolment by age 20 December 2021
Enrolment by age 30 November 2021
Enrolment by age 29 October 2021
Enrolment by age 30 September 2021
Enrolment by age 31 August 2021
Enrolment by age 30 July 2021
Enrolment by age 30 June 2021
Enrolment by age 31 May 2021
Enrolment by age 30 April 2021
Enrolment by age 31 March 2021
Enrolment by age 26 February 2021
Enrolment by age 29 January 2021
2020 Data
Enrolment by age 21 December 2020
Enrolment by age 30 November 2020
Enrolment by age 29 October 2020
Enrolment by age 30 September 2020
Enrolment by age 31 August 2020
Enrolment by age 31 July 2020
Enrolment by age 30 June 2020
Enrolment by age group and population


These statistics are published on a quarterly basis.

Total electors enrolled are accurate as at 31 March 2022

Age group Total electors Enrolment rate *
18 14,011 73.3%
19 15,203 80.3%
20-24 89,347 92.1%
Total youth (18-24) 118,561 87.8%
25-29 95,223 98.3%
30-34 97,413 98.4%
35-39 102,875 # 99.0%
40-44 97,249 # 99.0%
45-49 98,984 98.9%
50-54 107,206 98.7%
55-59 105,170 98.5%
60-64 106,395 98.6%
65-69 97,019 # 99.0%
70+ 244,928 # 99.0%
Total 1,271,023 96.4%

* The enrolment rate is calculated by the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) based on Estimated Eligible Population using ABS citizen population figures for 30 June 2020 (revised) and 30 June 2021 (preliminary) based on the 2016 Census. ABS data is adjusted by the AEC and projected forward to the relevant date, then adjusted for British Subjects, those of unsound mind, overseas electors and new citizens since the Census.

# Enrolment rates above 99.0% are not reported due to error associated with calculating Estimated Eligible Population which may overstate the actual enrolment rate.

Quarter 31 December 2021
Age group Total electors Enrolment rate *
18 7,444 39.2%
19 10,648 56.3%
20-24 85,216 87.8%
Total youth (18-24) 103,308 76.5%
25-29 94,507 97.6%
30-34 95,925 97.0%
35-39 101,415 98.8%
40-44 95,664 # 99.0%
45-49 98,714 98.2%
50-54 106,104 98.2%
55-59 105,059 98.1%
60-64 105,535 98.2%
65-69 96,330 # 99.0%
70+ 243,041 # 99.0%
Total 1,245,602 96.4%

* The enrolment rate is calculated by the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) based on Estimated Eligible Population using ABS citizen population figures for 30 June 2020 (revised) and 30 June 2021 (preliminary) based on the 2016 Census. ABS data is adjusted by the AEC and projected forward to the relevant date, then adjusted for British Subjects, those of unsound mind, overseas electors and new citizens since the Census.

# Enrolment rates above 99.0% are not reported due to error associated with calculating Estimated Eligible Population which may overstate the actual enrolment rate.

Quarter 30 September 2021
Age group Total electors Enrolment rate *
18 7,524 39.9%
19 10,441 55.5%
20-24 86,476 89.3%
Total youth (18-24) 104,441 77.6%
25-29 94,263 97.5%
30-34 95,673 96.5%
35-39 100,770 98.6%
40-44 95,370 # 99.0%
45-49 98,943 98.1%
50-54 105,617 98.5%
55-59 105,222 98.1%
60-64 105,402 98.4%
65-69 95,958 # 99.0%
70+ 240,904 # 99.0%
Total 1,242,563 96.5%

* The enrolment rate is calculated by the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) based on Estimated Eligible Population using ABS citizen population figures for 30 June 2019 (revised) and 30 June 2020 (preliminary) based on the 2016 Census. ABS data is adjusted by the AEC and projected forward to the relevant date, then adjusted for British Subjects, those of unsound mind, overseas electors and new citizens since the Census.

# Enrolment rates above 99.0% are not reported due to error associated with calculating Estimated Eligible Population which may overstate the actual enrolment rate.

Enrolment by age group across districts


These statistics are published on a monthly basis.

Enrolment by age and district as at 29 April 2022

District 18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ Total electors
Adelaide 3,176 4,619 4,283 4,184 4,323 6,977 27,562
Badcoe 2,935 5,117 4,667 4,239 3,951 6,553 27,462
Black 2,495 3,613 4,502 4,544 4,718 6,597 26,469
Bragg 2,816 2,576 3,580 4,648 4,355 8,691 26,666
Chaffey 1,765 3,013 3,140 4,098 5,020 8,955 25,991
Cheltenham 2,870 5,304 4,750 4,509 4,555 5,745 27,733
Colton 2,701 3,458 4,043 4,888 5,041 8,211 28,342
Croydon 2,812 5,576 5,093 4,720 4,219 5,857 28,277
Davenport 2,832 3,873 4,501 4,331 4,528 6,900 26,965
Dunstan 2,685 4,086 4,002 4,370 4,623 7,345 27,111
Elder 2,894 4,481 4,867 4,584 4,189 6,825 27,840
Elizabeth 3,158 5,656 4,979 4,353 4,369 5,334 27,849
Enfield 2,669 5,186 5,763 4,591 3,661 5,458 27,328
Finniss 1,399 1,974 2,572 3,264 4,874 13,372 27,455
Flinders 1,720 3,488 3,691 4,135 4,787 7,551 25,372
Florey 2,744 4,442 4,748 4,375 3,847 6,286 26,442
Frome 2,254 3,586 3,849 4,584 5,510 7,631 27,414
Gibson 2,649 3,994 4,078 4,216 4,318 8,956 28,211
Giles 2,051 4,376 3,896 4,291 4,430 5,887 24,931
Hammond 2,210 3,479 3,379 4,288 4,938 8,653 26,947
Hartley 2,517 3,726 4,253 4,300 3,902 7,609 26,307
Heysen 2,416 2,806 3,911 5,116 4,978 7,167 26,394
Hurtle Vale 2,589 4,253 4,180 4,293 4,191 7,069 26,575
Kaurna 2,820 5,277 5,027 4,660 4,357 6,921 29,062
Kavel 2,728 4,635 4,660 4,760 4,348 6,709 27,840
King 2,972 4,011 4,216 4,785 5,076 6,162 27,222
Lee 2,081 4,024 3,728 3,910 4,216 7,921 25,880
Light 2,916 5,053 4,391 4,174 4,286 6,250 27,070
MacKillop 2,116 3,273 3,666 4,360 5,341 8,731 27,487
Mawson 2,212 3,228 4,001 4,603 5,152 8,599 27,795
Morialta 2,807 3,708 4,176 4,621 4,452 6,982 26,746
Morphett 2,315 3,913 3,957 3,762 4,238 7,931 26,116
Mount Gambier 2,344 3,781 3,904 4,257 4,468 7,024 25,778
Narungga 1,469 2,342 2,659 3,363 5,192 10,372 25,397
Newland 2,352 3,947 4,424 4,197 3,714 8,249 26,883
Playford 2,984 5,092 5,255 4,452 4,231 4,779 26,793
Port Adelaide 2,527 4,426 4,417 4,645 5,431 6,924 28,370
Ramsay 2,967 4,995 5,103 4,418 4,354 6,043 27,880
Reynell 2,653 4,833 4,522 4,113 3,957 7,165 27,243
Schubert 2,401 3,042 4,066 4,971 5,448 7,959 27,887
Stuart 2,084 3,547 3,258 4,009 4,838 7,646 25,382
Taylor 3,396 6,587 5,249 4,156 3,857 4,908 28,153
Torrens 2,568 4,738 5,700 4,708 3,937 6,554 28,205
Unley 2,782 3,419 3,920 4,669 4,400 8,363 27,553
Waite 2,813 3,222 4,507 5,095 4,514 7,846 27,997
West Torrens 2,565 4,864 4,572 4,454 4,064 5,852 26,371
Wright 2,621 4,053 4,624 4,362 4,433 6,611 26,704
Total 119,850 192,692 200,729 206,425 211,631 342,130 1,273,457
2022 Data
Enrolment by age and district 29 April 2022
Enrolment by age and district 31 March 2022
Enrolment by age and district 25 February 2022
Enrolment by age and district 31 January 2022
2021 Data
Enrolment by age and district 20 December 2021
Enrolment by age and district 30 November 2021
Enrolment by age and district 29 October 2021
Enrolment by age and district 30 September 2021
Enrolment by age and district 31 August 2021
Enrolment by age and district 30 July 2021
Enrolment by age and district 30 June 2021
Enrolment by age and district 31 May 2021
Enrolment by age and district 30 April 2021
Enrolment by age and district 31 March 2021
Enrolment by age and district 26 February 2021
Enrolment by age and district 29 January 2021
2020 Data
Enrolment by age and district 21 December 2020
Enrolment by age and district 30 November 2020
Enrolment by age and district 29 October 2020
Enrolment by age and district 30 September 2020
Enrolment by age and district 31 August 2020
Enrolment by age and district 31 July 2020
Enrolment by age and district 30 June 2020
Enrolment by district and deviation from quota


These statistics are published on a monthly basis.
The quota is the average number of electors per district (total electors divided by 47). 

The quota as at 29 April 2022 is 27,095

District Enrolment % Deviation from quota
Adelaide 27,562 1.7
Badcoe 27,462 1.4
Black 26,469 -2.3
Bragg 26,666 -1.6
Chaffey 25,991 -4.1
Cheltenham 27,733 2.4
Colton 28,342 4.6
Croydon 28,277 4.4
Davenport 26,965 -0.5
Dunstan 27,111 0.1
Elder 27,840 2.7
Elizabeth 27,849 2.8
Enfield 27,328 0.9
Finniss 27,455 1.3
Flinders 25,372 -6.4
Florey 26,442 -2.4
Frome 27,414 1.2
Gibson 28,211 4.1
Giles 24,931 -8
Hammond 26,947 -0.5
Hartley 26,307 -2.9
Heysen 26,394 -2.6
Hurtle Vale 26,575 -1.9
Kaurna 29,062 7.3
Kavel 27,840 2.7
King 27,222 0.5
Lee 25,880 -4.5
Light 27,070 -0.1
MacKillop 27,487 1.4
Mawson 27,795 2.6
Morialta 26,746 -1.3
Morphett 26,116 -3.6
Mount Gambier 25,778 -4.9
Narungga 25,397 -6.3
Newland 26,883 -0.8
Playford 26,793 -1.1
Port Adelaide 28,370 4.7
Ramsay 27,880 2.9
Reynell 27,243 0.5
Schubert 27,887 2.9
Stuart 25,382 -6.3
Taylor 28,153 3.9
Torrens 28,205 4.1
Unley 27,553 1.7
Waite 27,997 3.3
West Torrens 26,371 -2.7
Wright 26,704 -1.4
Total 1,273,457  
2022 Data
Enrolment by district and deviation 29 April 2022
Enrolment by district and deviation 31 March 2022
Enrolment by district and deviation 25 February 2022
Enrolment by district and deviation 31 January 2022
2021 Data
Enrolment by district and deviation 20 December 2021
Enrolment by district and deviation 30 November 2021
Enrolment by district and deviation 29 October 2021
Enrolment by district and deviation 30 September 2021
Enrolment by district and deviation 31 August 2021
Enrolment by district and deviation 30 July 2021
Enrolment by district and deviation 30 June 2021
Enrolment by district and deviation 31 May 2021
Enrolment by district and deviation 30 April 2021
Enrolment by district and deviation 31 March 2021
Enrolment by district and deviation 26 February 2021
Enrolment by district and deviation 29 January 2021
2020 Data
Enrolment by district and deviation 21 December 2020
Enrolment by district and deviation 30 November 2020
Enrolment by district and deviation 29 October 2020
Enrolment by district and deviation 30 September 2020
Enrolment by district and deviation 31 August 2020
Enrolment by district and deviation 31 July 2020
Enrolment by district and deviation 30 June 2020
Council enrolment data

These statistics are published on a 6-monthly basis.

Council enrolment data as at 25 February 2022

Council Number of councillors * House of Assembly roll Council roll Total roll Electors per councillor
Adelaide 11 13,476 19,781 33,257 3,023
Adelaide Hills 12 30,057 32 30,089 2,507
Adelaide Plains 9 6,578 42 6,620 736
Alexandrina 11 21,935 81 22,016 2,001
Barossa 11 18,438 97 18,535 1,685
Barunga West 9 1,978 20 1,998 222
Berri Barmera 8 7,479 4 7,483 935
Burnside 12 32,532 53 32,585 2,715
Campbelltown 10 37,079 40 37,119 3,712
Ceduna 8 2,062 28 2,090 261
Charles Sturt 16 89,982 109 90,091 5,631
Clare & Gilbert Valleys 9 6,752 27 6,779 753
Cleve 7 1,234 7 1,241 177
Coober Pedy 8 894 20 914 114
Coorong 9 3,830 26 3,856 428
Copper Coast 9 11,889 118 12,007 1,334
Elliston 8 663 29 692 87
Flinders Ranges 8 1,151 32 1,183 148
Franklin Harbour 6 906 8 914 152
Gawler 10 19,232 25 19,257 1,926
Goyder 7 2,990 83 3,073 439
Grant 9 5,421 36 5,457 606
Holdfast Bay 12 28,943 94 29,037 2,420
Kangaroo Island 9 3,476 48 3,524 392
Karoonda East Murray 6 713 5 718 120
Kimba 7 712 81 793 113
Kingston 7 1,776 80 1,856 265
Light 10 10,840 23 10,863 1,086
Lower Eyre Peninsula 7 3,748 89 3,837 548
Loxton Waikerie 10 8,337 15 8,352 835
Marion 12 68,026 84 68,110 5,676
Mid Murray 9 6,660 73 6,733 748
Mitcham 13 49,573 60 49,633 3,818
Mount Barker 10 27,647 69 27,716 2,772
Mount Gambier 8 20,169 64 20,233 2,529
Mount Remarkable 7 2,088 45 2,133 305
Murray Bridge 9 15,295 44 15,339 1,704
Naracoorte Lucindale 10 5,901 116 6,017 602
Northern Areas 9 3,383 53 3,436 382
Norwood Payneham & St Peters 13 26,380 71 26,451 2,035
Onkaparinga 12 130,970 150 131,120 10,927
Orroroo Carrieton 6 658 29 687 115
Peterborough 8 1,227 12 1,239 155
Playford 15 66,902 64 66,966 4,464
Port Adelaide Enfield 17 88,877 188 89,065 5,239
Port Augusta 9 9,562 4 9,566 1,063
Port Lincoln 9 10,910 23 10,933 1,215
Port Pirie 9 13,084 16 13,100 1,456
Prospect 8 15,267 29 15,296 1,912
Renmark Paringa 8 6,691 191 6,882 860
Robe 6 1,181 189 1,370 228
Salisbury 14 98,123 64 98,187 7,013
Southern Mallee 7 1,307 7 1,314 188
Streaky Bay 8 1,570 50 1,620 203
Tatiara 9 4,502 32 4,534 504
Tea Tree Gully 12 74,788 41 74,829 6,236
Tumby Bay 6 2,073 3 2,076 346
Unley 12 28,062 79 28,141 2,345
Victor Harbor 9 13,103 182 13,285 1,476
Wakefield 9 4,867 72 4,939 549
Walkerville 8 5,803 84 5,887 736
Wattle Range 11 8,705 18 8,723 793
West Torrens 14 43,091 241 43,332 3,095
Whyalla 9 15,683 45 15,728 1,748
Wudinna 7 816 2 818 117
Yankalilla 9 4,287 148 4,435 493
Yorke Peninsula 11 8,903 69 8,972 816
  637 1,261,237 23,844 1,285,081 2,017

* Number of councillors does not include elected mayors.

Council enrolment 25 February 2022
Council enrolment 31 August 2021
Council enrolment 26 February 2021
Council enrolment 31 August 2020