Graph: “Voter Turnout at Federal Elections, 1867–2015”

Elections by Numbers

The line graph provides the following statistics:

Date of election

Voter turnout
(%)

1867

73.1

1872

70.3

1874

69.6

1878

69.1

1882

70.3

1887

70.1

1891

64.4

1896

62.9

1900

77.4

1904

71.6

1908

70.3

1911

70.2

1917

75.0

1921

67.7

1925

66.4

1926

67.7

1930

73.5

1935

74.2

1940

69.9

1945

75.3

1949

73.8

1953

67.5

1957

74.1

1958

79.4

1962

79.0

1963

79.2

1965

74.8

1968

75.7

1972

76.7

1974

71.0

1979

75.7

1980

69.3

1984

75.3

1988

75.3

1993

69.6

1997

67.0

2000

61.2

2004

60.9

2006

64.7

2008

58.8

2011

61.1

2015

68.3