Table 7
Participation in political activities in the past 12 months and voting in the last federal election, 2013

Table 7
Participation in political activities in the past 12 months and voting in the last federal election, 2013
Table summary
This table displays the results of Participation in political activities during the past 12 months Voting in federal election , Searching for information on a political issue , Expressing views on an issue by contacting a newspaper or a politician , Expressing views on a political or social issue on an Internet forum or news website , Signing a petition , Boycotting or choosing a product for ethical reasons , Attending a public meeting , Participating in a demonstration or protest march and Wearing a badge or T-shirt, displaying a lawn sign to support or oppose a political or social cause , calculated using percentage units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  Voting in federal election Searching for information on a political issue Expressing views on an issue by contacting a newspaper or a politician Expressing views on a political or social issue on an Internet forum or news website Signing a petition Boycotting or choosing a product for ethical reasons Attending a public meeting Participating in a demonstration or protest march Wearing a badge or T-shirt, displaying a lawn sign to support or oppose a political or social cause
percentage
Total  
Men (ref.) 81 44 11 14 27 22 17 5 10
Women 81 35Note * 9Note * 10Note * 28 23Note * 13Note * 5 11Note *
Age group  
15 to 24 years 59Note * 53Note * 5Note * 17Note * 31Note * 19Note * 11Note * 9Note * 14Note *
25 to 34 years 70Note * 50Note * 9Note * 16Note * 32Note * 28Note * 12Note * 5 11
35 to 44 years 79Note * 42Note * 10 15Note * 30Note * 27Note * 16 5 11
45 to 54 years (ref.) 83 35 11 10 27 23 16 4 10
55 to 64 years 89Note * 34 13Note * 9 26 23 18 4 10
65 to 74 years 92Note * 29Note * 15Note * 8Note * 22Note * 18Note * 19Note * 2Note * 8Note *
75 years and older 92Note * 19Note * 10 3Note * 14Note * 9Note * 14Note * 1Note * Note E: Use with caution 7Note *
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