NSW could decide to elect a new premier in 2018, as the state prepares to take on the nation’s first Asian-Australian premier, a political analyst has said.

Key points:A report has found the state’s population is growing faster than it is expected to in the next 15 yearsState election is the next major political battleground in the coming years, with the state tipped to vote heavily for a Labor win in the November 2018 electionThe ABC’s ABC Election Central podcast is on Spotify here:What do you think?

Do you think NSW could elect a different premier this year?

Should NSW be a more Labor-dominated state?