Downloads and statistics

Downloads

Distribution of preferences downloads

Documents detailing the distribution of preferences undertaken for all 151 House of Representatives seats are available as PDF files via the zipped folder below

Documents detailing the distribution of preferences for the eight Senate contests are available via the 2022 federal election tally room.

Candidates

Statistics

Postal voting

The postal voting data available as a csv downloadable file will be updated daily to provide a cumulative total, by electoral division, of the number of postal vote applications (PVAs) processed by the AEC.

As the election progresses, this file will be updated to include the number of postal vote certificates (PVCs) returned to the AEC for the 2022 federal election. This data will be refreshed daily until Friday 20 May 2022.

Pre-poll voting

The pre-poll voting data in this spreadsheet includes all the pre-poll votes cast at pre-poll voting centres (PPVCs) for the 2022 federal election. The spreadsheet includes a breakdown of the number of pre-poll votes issued at every PPVC for every day of the pre-poll voting period.

Overseas voting

The files below provide the number of votes processed by overseas posts.

Telephone voting

The telephone voting figures reflect the number of electors who have been marked off.

Category As at COB Saturday
21 May 2022
COVID-19 affected 74,255
Blind or low vision 2,794
Antarctic 65

Enrolment statistics

Certified List for the 2022 federal election

  • 17,228,900 Australians are enrolled to vote
  • 96.8% Estimated proportion of eligible Australians enrolled

Previous elections and operational information

The AEC’s reporting guide for the 2022 federal election includes a range of high level statistics from previous federal elections as well as information about operational delivery for 2022.

In addition, further information and statistics from previous federal elections is available.

Historical votes data

Updated: 27 June 2022