Voters line up to cast ballots in the district council election in November 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Voters line up to cast ballots in the district council election in November 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Hong Kong elections: number of new registered voters falls to 419, compared with 334,000 last year

  • Latest data from the Registration and Electoral Office shows sharp decline in new sign-ups
  • Number of voters aged 20 or younger drops by 22 per cent in what one analyst calls sign of public disillusionment with politics

Voters line up to cast ballots in the district council election in November 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Voters line up to cast ballots in the district council election in November 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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