YOUTH VOICES
What influences young people to vote?
4 questions polled on this topic
95% response rate
155 responded out of 164 polled
Sep 1. 2017
Do you think young people have the information they need to know how to vote, who to vote for, and how the election actually works?
Sep 1. 2017
If you could choose one person to be Prime Minister who could you choose?
Sep 1. 2017
Should there be more opportunities to get involved in helping to mobilise the youth vote?
Sep 1. 2017
Have you personally been influenced by a youth-led organisation encouraging young people to vote?

POLL RESULTS

SEP 1. 2017
Do you think young people have the information they need to know how to vote, who to vote for, and how the election actually works?
155 responded out of 164 polled
Female
2%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
34%
Yeah sort of
 
Yeah sort of
5%
Don't know
 
Don't know
51%
Not really
 
Not really
8%
No, definitely not
 
No, definitely not

Male
21%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
21%
Yeah sort of
 
Yeah sort of
5%
Don't know
 
Don't know
37%
Not really
 
Not really
16%
No, definitely not
 
No, definitely not
0-14
50%
not really
 
not really
0%
yeah sort of
 
yeah sort of
50%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
no, definitely not
 
no, definitely not

15-19
45%
not really
 
not really
37%
yeah sort of
 
yeah sort of
5%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
3%
don't know
 
don't know
10%
no, definitely not
 
no, definitely not

20-24
56%
not really
 
not really
31%
yeah sort of
 
yeah sort of
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
6%
don't know
 
don't know
6%
no, definitely not
 
no, definitely not

25-30
55%
not really
 
not really
27%
yeah sort of
 
yeah sort of
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
9%
don't know
 
don't know
9%
no, definitely not
 
no, definitely not

31-34
0%
not really
 
not really
0%
yeah sort of
 
yeah sort of
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
don't know
 
don't know
100%
no, definitely not
 
no, definitely not

35+
67%
not really
 
not really
0%
yeah sort of
 
yeah sort of
33%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
no, definitely not
 
no, definitely not
6%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
35%
Yeah sort of
 
Yeah sort of
5%
Don't know
 
Don't know
46%
Not really
 
Not really
8%
No, definitely not
 
No, definitely not
SEP 1. 2017
If you could choose one person to be Prime Minister who could you choose?
150 responded out of 164 polled
jacinda
ardern
helen
jacinta
sure
chloe
clark
james
shaw
arden
country
know
swarbrick
adern
bill
idk
metiria
vote
don
english
make
party
turei
anyone
aside
barrack
can
clarke
difference
dont
issues
obama
people
run
skip
someone
well
10
affordable
alex
allot
allowed
ardent
ardurn
around
baker
base
believe
beyoncé
bit
SEP 1. 2017
Should there be more opportunities to get involved in helping to mobilise the youth vote?
145 responded out of 150 polled
Female
51%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
36%
Yeah, a little bit
 
Yeah, a little bit
11%
Don't know
 
Don't know
2%
Not really
 
Not really
0%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all

Male
36%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
36%
Yeah, a little bit
 
Yeah, a little bit
7%
Don't know
 
Don't know
21%
Not really
 
Not really
0%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all
0-14
0%
yeah, a little bit
 
yeah, a little bit
50%
not really
 
not really
50%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

15-19
36%
yeah, a little bit
 
yeah, a little bit
2%
not really
 
not really
54%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
8%
don't know
 
don't know

20-24
33%
yeah, a little bit
 
yeah, a little bit
7%
not really
 
not really
47%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
13%
don't know
 
don't know

25-30
44%
yeah, a little bit
 
yeah, a little bit
22%
not really
 
not really
22%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
11%
don't know
 
don't know

31-34
0%
yeah, a little bit
 
yeah, a little bit
0%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

35+
0%
yeah, a little bit
 
yeah, a little bit
0%
not really
 
not really
100%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know
53%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
31%
Yeah, a little bit
 
Yeah, a little bit
10%
Don't know
 
Don't know
5%
Not really
 
Not really
1%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all
SEP 1. 2017
Have you personally been influenced by a youth-led organisation encouraging young people to vote?
133 responded out of 145 polled
Female
28%
I have never heard of these orgs
 
I have never heard of these orgs
29%
No
 
No
42%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
14%
I have never heard of these orgs
 
I have never heard of these orgs
29%
No
 
No
57%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
50%
yes
 
yes
50%
i have never heard of these orgs
 
i have never heard of these orgs
0%
no
 
no

15-19
41%
yes
 
yes
34%
i have never heard of these orgs
 
i have never heard of these orgs
25%
no
 
no

20-24
57%
yes
 
yes
14%
i have never heard of these orgs
 
i have never heard of these orgs
29%
no
 
no

25-30
56%
yes
 
yes
11%
i have never heard of these orgs
 
i have never heard of these orgs
33%
no
 
no

31-34
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
i have never heard of these orgs
 
i have never heard of these orgs
0%
no
 
no

35+
0%
yes
 
yes
50%
i have never heard of these orgs
 
i have never heard of these orgs
50%
no
 
no
27%
I have never heard of these orgs
 
I have never heard of these orgs
32%
No
 
No
41%
Yes
 
Yes

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