Results

The 2013 Māori Electoral Option ran from 25 March until 24 July 2013, and gave all enrolled Māori the opportunity to choose whether they wanted to be on the General Electoral Roll or the Māori Electoral Roll for the next two general elections.

During the 2013 Māori Electoral Option, 17,120 Māori chose to change roll types, and there were 9,175 new Māori enrolments.

Māori Electoral Option 2013 – Final Results

Changes to Electoral Roll Type

New Enrolments of Māori Descent

Impact on Rolls To Date

Total Rolls at End of Option

Māori Roll to General Roll (A)

General Roll to Māori Roll (B)

General Roll (C)

Māori Roll (D)

Net Impact on Māori Roll +/(-) (E)

Net Impact on General Roll +/(-) (F)

Māori on Māori Roll

Māori on General Roll

8,261

8,859

2,721

6,454

7,052

2,123

228,718 (55%)

184,630 (45%)

Column E = B-A+D
Column F = A-B+C

45,939 enrolled voters of Māori descent chose to update their details without changing the roll type they were on during the option period.

Past Māori Electoral Option Data

The table below shows a breakdown of Māori enrolment transactions during the last three Māori Electoral Option periods:

Year

Changes to Electoral Roll Type

New Enrolments of Māori Descent

Impact on Rolls To Date

Total Rolls at

End of Option

 

Māori Roll to

General Roll

(A)

General Roll to

Māori Roll

(B)

General Roll

(C)

Māori Roll

(D)

Net Impact on Māori Roll

+/(-)

(E)

Net Impact on General Roll

+/(-)

(F)

Māori on Māori Roll

 

Māori on General Roll

2006

7,294

14,294

2,366

7,914

14,914

(4,634)

222,362

(58%)

163,615

(42%)

2001

4,866

13,872

3,436

15,138

24,144

(5,570)

188,366

(55%)

151,889

(45%)

1997

7,040

14,471

2,664

10,517

17,948

(4,767)

163,310

(54%)

141,229

(46%)

Column E = B-A+D
Column F = A-B+C

Māori Electoral Option 2013 – Results by Electorate

General Electorate

Māori Roll to

General Roll

General Roll to

Māori Roll

Net Impact on Roll

+/(-)

New Māori

Descent

Enrolments

Final Impact

on Roll

+/(-)

Auckland Central

90

83

7

16

23

Bay of Plenty

195

186

9

79

88

Botany

40

61

(21)

22

1

Christchurch Central

70

81

(11)

34

23

Christchurch East

81

77

4

18

22

Clutha-Southland

54

98

(44)

27

(17)

Coromandel

154

178

(24)

38

14

Dunedin North

56

78

(22)

30

8

Dunedin South

60

88

(28)

27

(1)

East Coast

483

646

(163)

134

(29)

East Coast Bays

31

44

(13)

22

9

Epsom

51

51

-

20

20

Hamilton East

154

173

(19)

85

66

Hamilton West

240

221

19

62

81

Helensville

84

98

(14)

32

18

Hunua

118

151

(33)

55

22

Hutt South

152

153

(1)

45

44

Ilam

40

46

(6)

15

9

Invercargill

117

160

(43)

61

18

Kaikōura

81

125

(44)

33

(11)

Mana

236

138

98

42

140

Māngere

87

114

(27)

52

25

Manukau East

107

127

(20)

37

17

Manurewa

159

220

(61)

38

(23)

Maungakiekie

98

127

(29)

34

5

Mt Albert

112

84

28

27

55

Mt Roskill

56

46

10

36

46

Napier

263

263

-

80

80

Nelson

83

84

(1)

48

47

New Lynn

83

78

5

45

50

New Plymouth

160

140

20

56

76

North Shore

51

86

(35)

27

(8)

Northcote

83

87

(4)

24

20

Northland

317

378

(61)

66

5

Ōhariu

75

83

(8)

21

13

Ōtaki

236

145

91

38

129

Pakuranga

33

46

(13)

21

8

Palmerston North

149

150

(1)

39

38

Papakura

200

218

(18)

49

31

Port Hills

69

72

(3)

18

15

Rangitata

62

63

(1)

20

19

Rangitīkei

174

147

27

53

80

Rimutaka

118

130

(12)

33

21

Rodney

83

91

(8)

28

20

Rongotai

100

88

12

31

43

Rotorua

415

470

(55)

147

92

Selwyn

67

91

(24)

15

(9)

Tāmaki

68

71

(3)

19

16

Taranaki-King Country

161

164

(3)

31

28

Taupō

239

215

24

85

109

Tauranga

200

165

35

77

112

Te Atatū

131

149

(18)

51

33

Tukituki

194

249

(55)

61

6

Waikato

142

195

(53)

60

7

Waimakariri

87

56

31

15

46

Wairarapa

142

158

(16)

59

43

Waitakere

122

115

7

44

51

Waitaki

44

65

(21)

24

3

Wellington Central

94

75

19

23

42

West Coast-Tasman

74

93

(19)

24

5

Whanganui

237

178

59

72

131

Whangarei

213

275

(62)

78

16

Wigram

86

72

14

18

32

           

General Rolls Total

8,261

8,859

(598)

2,721

2,123

           

Māori

Electorate

General Roll

to

Māori Roll

Māori Roll

to

General Roll

Net Impact

on Roll

+/(-)

New Māori

Descent

Enrolments

Final Impact

on Roll

+/(-)

Hauraki-Waikato

1,203

1,054

149

1,097

1,246

Ikaroa-Rāwhiti

1,358

1,091

267

1,496

1,763

Tāmaki Makaurau

1,108

1,044

64

601

665

Te Tai Hauāuru

1,080

1,451

(371)

717

346

Te Tai Tokerau

1,289

1,056

233

612

845

Te Tai Tonga

1,656

1,438

218

646

864

Waiariki

1,165

1,127

38

1,285

1,323

           

Māori Rolls Total

8,859

8,261

598

6,454

7,052

           

Total

17,120

17,120

-

9,175

9,175

 

 

Progressive Results of 2013 Māori Electoral Option

Progressive results for the 2013 Māori Electoral Option were published on the 25th of April, May and June.

Date

Changes to Electoral Roll Type

New Enrolments of Māori Descent

Impact on Rolls To Date

 

Māori Roll to General Roll (A)

General Roll to Māori Roll (B)

General Roll (C)

Māori Roll (D)

Net Impact on Māori Roll +/(-) (E)

Net Impact on General Roll +/(-) (F)

Statistics to 25 April 2013

5,435

5,313

625

1,702

1,580

747

Statistics to 24 May 2013       6,727       6,774       1,473       3,357       3,404         1,426
Statistics to 24 June 7,327 7,727 2,044 4,798 5,198 1,644

Column E = B-A+D
Column F = A-B+C

 

Last updated: 29 July 2013