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Briefing paper

NSW State Electoral Districts ranked by 2016 Census characteristics (2021 Redistribution)

This paper presents data from the 2016 Census of Population and Housing for the 93 NSW State Electoral Districts (SEDs) as redistributed in 2021. A notional political party affiliation has been provided for each electoral district, based on the 2019 election results as calculated by...
Briefing paper

NSW electorate profiles: 2016 Census (2021 Redistribution)

This paper presents data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) 2016 Census of Population and Housing for the 93 NSW State Electoral Districts (SEDs) as redistributed in 2021. A notional political party affiliation has been provided for each electoral district, based on the 2019...
Data portal

Visualising NSW electorates: JobSeeker recipients (Dec 2021)

The graphs, map and table in this resource show JobSeeker recipient (total JobSeeker Payment and Youth Allowance (Other)) numbers for NSW, and estimates for all 93 NSW electorates (2013 Redistribution).
Data portal

JobSeeker recipients by NSW electorate (Jul 2021)

The NSW Parliamentary Research Service has published this set of interactive tables and graphs showing July 2021 JobSeeker data for NSW and all 93 NSW electorates.
Briefing paper

2020/21 NSW Redistribution: analysis of final electoral boundaries

​This publication assesses the political impact of the final electoral boundaries for New South Wales released on 26 August 2021.
Data portal

Visualising NSW Electorates: JobSeeker recipients (Jun 2021)

This interactive map shows the number of JobSeeker Payment and Youth Allowance (Other) recipients for June 2021, and the change since June 2020.
Data portal

Visualising NSW electorates: JobSeeker recipients (Dec 2020)

The NSW Parliamentary Research Service has published this interactive map showing JobSeeker recipient estimates for all 93 NSW electorates.
Data portal

Visualising NSW electorates: building approvals

Using building approvals data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, the NSW Parliamentary Research Service has produced estimates of building approvals across all 93 NSW electorates. These estimates were derived using population-weighted correspondences. The map shows percentage change in the number or value of building...
Briefing paper

2020/21 NSW redistribution: analysis of draft electoral boundaries

This background paper assesses the political impact of the draft electoral boundaries for NSW, which were released on 9 November 2020. Submissions on the proposed boundaries are now open until 9 December, followed by another fortnight for comments on the submissions. The Electoral Districts Redistribution...
Briefing paper

2019 New South Wales election: analysis of results

This paper provides basic details and analysis of the results of the 2019 New South Wales election. It includes summaries of the results in all lower house electoral districts, comparisons with the 2015 election, and statistical analysis of results and swings across districts and regions.
Briefing paper

Electoral redistributions expected during the 46th Parliament

This paper looks at which states or territories may have their electoral boundaries redistributed during the course of this Parliament—the new boundaries and any change in the number of divisions then applying at the next election. The actual redistribution process (or the redrawing of boundaries)...
Report

The 20 federal electorates most at risk from climate change

The Australian Conservation Foundation (ACF) has commissioned design and data experts from the Australian National University (ANU) to break down existing climate modeling projections across Australia’s 151 Lower House federal electorates. This report assesses which federal electorates would be most affected.
Commentary

The Higgins curse

James Murphy examines whether life is too easy for MPs representing this well-heeled Melbourne electorate.
Data portal

Visualising NSW electorates: population growth

Population growth and density data is presented in map and table form for all 93 NSW electorates. The Parliamentary Research Service has also published Trends in NSW population growth, which examines long term population trends in NSW.
Briefing paper

NSW electorate profiles: 2016 Census

This paper presents data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) 2016 Census of Population and Housing for the 93 NSW State Electoral Districts (SEDs) as redistributed in 2013.
Briefing paper

NSW state electoral districts ranked by 2016 Census characteristics

​This paper presents data from the 2016 Census of Population and Housing for the 93 NSW State Electoral Districts (SEDs). Data is presented according to the electoral district boundaries announced in September 2013. A political party affiliation has been provided for each electoral district, as...
Report

Proposed redistribution of South Australia into electoral divisions

This report outlines the proposed redistribution of South Australia’s federal electoral divisions and the Redistribution Committee’s reasons supporting the plan.
Report

Proposed redistribution of the Australian Capital Territory into electoral divisions

A redistribution of electoral divisions in the Australian Capital Territory was required, as the number of members of the House of Representatives that is to be chosen for the ACT at the next general election has increased from two to three.
Commentary

Earthquake in Northcote: where next?

A shock by-election in Victoria has boosted optimism among Greens. But does electoral geography support their wider hopes?
Guide

The process of federal redistributions: a quick guide

This guide focuses on federal electoral boundary redistributions and the process involved.