Australia

By The Numbers: Same-sex Marriage Plebiscite

By The Numbers: Same-sex Marriage Plebiscite

Later this year, Australia will be asked to take part in a survey to gauge the public sentiment on same-sex marriage.  The vote is voluntary and non-binding, and will be run by the Australian Bureau of Statistics, not the Electoral Commission.  Ultimately, the result can not change the law, or even commit the government to doing anything. Let's take a look at the plebiscite By the Numbers.