Detailed results: House of Representatives 1922–1940

1922

 

NSW

Vic

Qld

SA

WA

Tas

NT

Aust

Enrolled

1 142 066

 875 331

 406 228

 277 916

 166 624

 112 259

 1 376

2 981 800

Enrolled Divisions

1 015 597

 828 684

406 228

277 916

 133 590

112 259

1 376

2 775 650

Votes

ALP

 232 211

 194 024

 132 515

 69 712

 22 130

 14 553

452

 665 597

NAT

 198 921

 151 712

 136 709

 23 652

 22 966

 19 960

. .

 553 920

LP

. .

 36 035

. .

 37 904

. .

. .

. .

 73 939

CP

 65 118

 65 341

 39 967

 6 732

 10 007

 10 348

. .

 197 513

Majority Labor

 10 303

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

 10 303

Others

 37 966

 12 677

 10 576

. .

 7 420

 3 055

755

 72 449

Formal

 544 519

 459 789

 319 767

 138 000

 62 523

 47 916

 1 207

1 573 721

Informal

 25 823

 15 089

 16 014

 9 911

 4 208

 3 304

38

 74 387

Total

 570 342

 474 878

 335 781

 147 911

 66 731

 51 220

 1 245

1 648 108

Per cent

ALP

42.6

42.2

41.4

50.5

35.4

30.4

37.4

42.3

NAT

36.5

33.0

42.8

17.1

36.7

41.7

. .

35.2

LP

. .

7.8

. .

27.5

. .

. .

. .

4.7

CP

12.0

14.2

12.5

4.9

16.0

21.6

. .

12.6

Majority Labor

1.9

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

0.7

Others

7.0

2.8

3.3

. .

11.9

6.4

62.6

4.6

Formal

95.5

96.8

95.2

93.3

93.7

93.5

96.9

95.5

Informal

4.5

3.2

4.8

6.7

6.3

6.5

3.1

4.5

Total

56.2

57.3

82.7

53.2

50.0

45.6

90.5

59.4

Seats won

ALP

13

8

2

4

1

1

1

30

NAT

11

5

7

. .

1

2

. .

26

LP

. .

2

. .

3

. .

. .

. .

5

CP

4

5

1

. .

2

2

. .

14

Others

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

. .

. .

1

. .

Total

28

20

10

7

5

5

1

76

Note: Australian totals include the member for NT even though they did not have full voting rights.

1925

 

NSW

Vic

Qld

SA

WA

Tas

NT

Aust

Enrolled

1 267 747

 981 230

 440 851

 303 375

 193 035

 115 778

 1 759

3 303 775

Enrolled Divisions

1 267 747

981 230

 407 574

303 375

193 035

115 778

1 759

3 270 498

Votes

ALP

 520 385

 401 848

 152 778

 129 855

 68 574

 40 187

853

1 314 480

NAT

 501 375

 341 566

 171 849

 139 534

 31 993

 52 080

513

1 238 910

CP

 101 283

 124 585

 35 309

. .

 46 738

 5 448

. .

 313 363

Ind. Labor

. .

. .

322

. .

. .

. .

. .

322

Others

461

 29 900

. .

. .

 20 568

. .

. .

 50 929

Formal

1 123 504

 897 899

 360 258

 269 389

 167 873

 97 715

 1 366

2 918 004

Informal

 21 389

 14 439

 12 164

 12 218

 5 325

 5 027

25

 70 587

Total

1 144 893

 912 338

 372 422

 281 607

 173 198

 102 742

 1 391

2 988 591

Per cent

ALP

46.3

44.8

42.4

48.2

40.9

41.1

62.4

45.0

NAT

44.6

38.0

47.7

51.8

19.1

53.3

37.6

42.5

CP

9.0

13.9

9.8

. .

27.8

5.6

. .

10.7

Ind. Labor

. .

. .

0.1

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

Others

. .

3.3

. .

. .

12.3

. .

. .

1.7

Formal

98.1

98.4

96.7

95.7

96.9

95.1

98.2

97.6

Informal

1.9

1.6

3.3

4.3

3.1

4.9

1.8

2.4

Total

90.3

93.0

91.4

92.8

89.7

88.7

79.1

91.4

Seats won

ALP

11

7

1

3

1

. .

1

24

NAT

12

8

8

4

1

4

. .

37

CP

5

5

1

. .

2

1

. .

14

Others

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

. .

. .

1

Total

28

20

10

7

5

5

1

76

Note: Australian totals include the member for NT even though they did not have full voting rights.

1928

 

NSW

Vic

Qld

SA

WA

Tas

NT

Aust

Enrolled

1 335 660

1 006 463

 465 423

 319 584

 203 146

 114 490

 2 098

3 446 864

Enrolled Divisions

1 161 402

 920 698

 272 630

319 584

 125 349

114 490

2 098

2 916 251

Votes

ALP

 536 558

 334 792

 112 982

 109 546

 45 564

 19 063

902

1 159 407

NAT

 379 263

 336 017

 87 430

 119 628

 33 404

 58 780

. .

1 014 522

CP

 79 689

 94 071

 37 951

 38 512

 21 463

. .

. .

 271 686

Country Progressive

. .

 41 713

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

 41 713

Others

 34 173

 37 741

. .

 5 081

 10 196

 21 468

423

 109 082

Formal

1 029 683

 844 334

 238 363

 272 767

 110 627

 99 311

 1 325

2 596 410

Informal

 52 229

 28 058

 13 824

 28 412

 4 365

 6 842

45

 133 775

Total

1 081 912

 872 392

 252 187

 301 179

 114 992

 106 153

 1 370

2 730 185

Per cent

ALP

52.1

39.7

47.4

40.2

41.2

19.2

68.1

44.7

NAT

36.8

39.8

36.7

43.9

30.2

59.2

. .

39.1

CP

7.7

11.1

15.9

14.1

19.4

. .

. .

10.5

Country Progressive

. .

4.9

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

1.6

Others

3.3

4.5

. .

1.9

9.2

21.6

31.9

4.2

Formal

95.2

96.8

94.5

90.6

96.2

93.5

96.7

95.1

Informal

4.8

3.2

5.5

9.4

3.8

6.5

3.3

4.9

Total

93.2

94.8

92.5

94.2

91.7

92.7

65.3

93.6

Seats won

ALP

14

8

2

4

2

1

1

32

NAT

9

8

6

2

1

3

. .

29

CP

5

3

2

1

2

. .

. .

13

Country Progressive

. .

1

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

Others

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

. .

1

Total

28

20

10

7

5

5

1

76

Note: Australian totals include the member for NT even though they did not have full voting rights.

1929

 

NSW

Vic

Qld

SA

WA

Tas

NT

Aust

Enrolled

1 387 552

1 023 294

 479 914

 322 747

 212 984

 116 459

 2 098

3 545 048

Enrolled Divisions

1 238 618

 893 681

479 914

 267 941

 121 417

116 459

2 098

3 118 030

Votes

ALP

 587 691

 412 595

 173 417

 129 134

 56 654

 46 836

. .

1 406 327

NAT

 342 063

 267 758

 189 678

 91 863

 35 150

 49 467

. .

 975 979

Ind. Nationalist

 65 254

 29 919

 9 290

. .

 7 645

. .

. .

 112 108

CP

 118 334

 102 276

 46 464

 22 882

 5 684

. .

. .

 295 640

Country Progressive

. .

 27 942

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

 27 942

Others

 27 945

 3 217

 17 010

. .

522

 12 560

. .

 61 254

Formal

1 141 287

 843 707

 435 859

 243 879

 105 655

 108 863

. .

2 879 250

Informal

 33 158

 12 069

 18 209

 10 358

 2 439

 2 064

. .

 78 297

Total

1 174 445

 855 776

 454 068

 254 237

 108 094

 110 927

. .

2 957 547

Per cent

ALP

51.5

48.9

39.8

53.0

53.6

43.0

. .

48.8

NAT

30.0

31.7

43.5

37.7

33.3

45.4

. .

33.9

Ind. Nationalist

5.7

3.6

2.1

. .

7.2

. .

. .

3.9

CP

10.4

12.1

10.7

9.4

5.4

. .

. .

10.3

Country Progressive

. .

3.3

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

1.0

Others

2.5

0.4

3.9

. .

0.5

11.5

. .

2.1

Formal

97.2

98.6

96.0

95.9

97.7

98.1

. .

97.4

Informal

2.8

1.4

4.0

4.1

2.3

1.9

. .

2.6

Total

94.5

95.8

94.6

94.9

89.0

95.3

. .

94.9

Seats won

ALP (a)

20

13

3

5

2

3

1

47

NAT

2

3

5

2

1

1

. .

14

Ind. Nationalist

2

1

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

3

CP

4

2

2

. .

2

. .

. .

10

Country Progressive

. .

1

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

Others

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

. .

1

Total

28

20

10

7

5

5

1

76

Note: Australian totals include the member for NT even though they did not have full voting rights.
(a) NT member elected unopposed so the number enrolled are excluded from the Australian total for enrolled divisions.

1931

 

NSW

Vic

Qld

SA

WA

Tas

NT

Aust

Enrolled

1 433 152

1 050 024

 495 855

 329 389

 220 669

 120 865

 2 242

3 652 196

Enrolled Divisions

1 433 152

1 002 938

 394 231

329 389

 177 498

120 865

2 242

3 460 315

Votes

Federal Labor

 214 973

 319 151

 141 443

 84 241

 63 252

 36 453

747

 860 260

UAP

 475 658

 451 925

 125 550

. .

 38 715

 63 961

. .

1 155 809

CP

 229 375

 89 557

 36 222

. .

 33 390

. .

. .

 388 544

NSW (Lang) Labor

 326 460

448

 2 819

 5 582

. .

. .

. .

 335 309

Emergency Committee

. .

. .

. .

 174 288

. .

. .

. .

 174 288

Communist

 3 138

 4 718

. .

655

. .

. .

. .

 8 511

Others

 63 263

 66 315

 54 135

 34 214

 21 547

 10 586

734

 250 794

Formal

1 312 867

 932 114

 360 169

 298 980

 156 904

 111 000

 1 481

3 173 515

Informal

 48 824

 26 998

 10 689

 16 790

 5 668

 5 471

37

 114 477

Total

1 361 691

 959 112

 370 858

 315 770

 162 572

 116 471

 1 518

3 287 992

Per cent

Federal Labor

16.4

34.2

39.3

28.2

40.3

32.8

50.4

27.1

UAP

36.2

48.5

34.9

. .

24.7

57.6

. .

36.4

CP

17.5

9.6

10.1

. .

21.3

. .

. .

12.2

NSW (Lang) Labor

24.9

. .

0.8

1.9

. .

. .

. .

10.6

Emergency Committee

. .

. .

. .

58.3

. .

. .

. .

5.5

Communist

0.2

0.5

. .

0.2

. .

. .

. .

0.3

Others

4.8

7.1

15.0

11.4

13.7

9.5

49.6

7.9

Formal

96.4

97.2

97.1

94.7

96.5

95.3

97.6

96.5

Informal

3.6

2.8

2.9

5.3

3.5

4.7

2.4

3.5

Total

95.0

95.6

94.1

95.9

91.6

96.4

67.7

95.0

Seats won

Federal Labor

3

4

5

1

1

. .

1

15

UAP

13

12

2

. .

2

5

. .

34

CP

8

4

2

. .

2

. .

. .

16

NSW (Lang) Labor

4

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

4

Emergency Committee

. .

. .

. .

6

. .

. .

. .

6

Others

. .

. .

1

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

Total

28

20

10

7

5

5

1

76

Note: Australian totals include the member for NT even though they did not have full voting rights.

1934

 

NSW

Vic

Qld

SA

WA

Tas

NT

Aust

Enrolled

1 531 429

1 104 445

 547 421

 349 010

 241 103

 129 269

 2 410

3 905 087

Enrolled Divisions

1 531 429

1 104 445

 547 421

 349 010

 202 865

 129 269

 2 410

3 866 849

Votes

Federal Labor

 132 779

 370 885

 235 904

 106 308

 66 441

 39 934

850

 953 101

UAP

 479 638

 420 593

 178 448

. .

. .

 55 811

. .

1 134 490

Nationalist

. .

. .

. .

. .

 36 488

. .

. .

 36 488

WA Nationalist

. .

. .

. .

. .

 6 713

. .

. .

 6 713

CP

 205 898

 55 316

 51 182

. .

 55 923

 2 086

. .

 370 405

Australian Country

. .

 77 563

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

 77 563

LCL

. .

. .

. .

 142 583

. .

. .

. .

 142 583

NSW (Lang) Labor

 509 615

. .

865

. .

. .

. .

. .

 510 480

Social Credit

 66 989

 24 375

 23 233

 26 696

 11 516

 13 780

. .

 166 589

Communist

 21 248

 14 986

 10 254

 1 011

. .

. .

. .

 47 499

Others

 2 344

 55 222

 4 423

 33 970

 3 015

 7 350

 1 011

 107 335

Formal

1 418 511

1 018 940

 504 309

 310 568

 180 096

 118 961

 1 861

3 553 246

Informal

 48 801

 31 348

 13 569

 20 943

 6 837

 4 840

37

 126 375

Total

1 467 312

1 050 288

 517 878

 331 511

 186 933

 123 801

 1 898

3 679 621

Per cent

Federal Labor

9.4

36.4

46.8

34.2

36.9

33.6

45.7

26.8

UAP

33.8

41.3

35.4

. .

. .

46.9

. .

31.9

Nationalist

. .

. .

. .

. .

20.3

. .

. .

1.0

WA Nationalist

. .

. .

. .

. .

3.7

. .

. .

0.2

CP

14.5

5.4

10.2

. .

31.1

1.8

. .

10.4

Australian Country

. .

7.6

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

2.2

LCL

. .

. .

. .

45.9

. .

. .

. .

4.0

NSW (Lang) Labor

35.9

. .

0.2

. .

. .

. .

. .

14.4

Social Credit

4.7

2.4

4.6

8.6

6.4

11.6

. .

4.7

Communist

1.5

1.5

2.0

0.3

. .

. .

. .

1.3

Others

0.2

5.4

0.9

10.9

1.7

6.2

54.3

3.0

Formal

96.7

97.0

97.4

93.7

96.3

96.1

98.1

96.6

Informal

3.3

3.0

2.6

6.3

3.7

3.9

1.9

3.4

Total

95.8

95.1

94.6

95.0

92.2

95.8

78.8

95.2

Seats won

Federal Labor

1

6

5

1

2

3

. .

18

UAP

11

11

3

. .

. .

2

. .

27

Nationalist

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

. .

. .

1

CP

7

1

2

. .

2

. .

. .

12

Australian Country

. .

2

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

2

LCL

. .

. .

. .

5

. .

. .

. .

5

NSW (Lang) Labor

9

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

9

Others

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

1

Total

28

20

10

6

5

5

1

75

Note: Australian totals include the member for NT even though they did not have full voting rights.

1937

 

NSW

Vic

Qld

SA

WA

Tas

NT

Aust

Enrolled

1 596 342

1 148 562

 583 321

 362 565

 255 212

 134 036

 3 186

4 083 224

Enrolled Divisions

1 486 831

1 026 055

 583 321

 362 565

 255 212

 134 036

 3 186

3 851 206

Votes

ALP

 635 511

 381 042

 233 612

 131 310

 111 514

 62 748

. .

1 555 737

UAP

 492 135

 382 736

 113 191

 132 121

 62 927

 56 938

. .

1 240 048

CP

 202 390

. .

 127 637

 35 559

 49 193

. .

. .

 414 779

Federal Country

. .

 24 179

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

 24 179

State Country

. .

 121 321

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

 121 321

Social Credit

 15 574

 6 884

 56 374

. .

. .

600

. .

 79 432

Communist

. .

 4 630

 12 523

. .

. .

. .

. .

 17 153

Others

 58 754

 47 745

. .

 34 247

 5 166

 4 780

 2 521

 153 213

Formal

1 404 364

 968 537

 543 337

 333 237

 228 800

 125 066

 2 521

3 605 862

Informal

 33 052

 18 692

 14 739

 17 515

 8 317

 3 613

32

 95 960

Total

1 437 416

 987 229

 558 076

 350 752

 237 117

 128 679

 2 553

3 701 822

Per cent

ALP

45.3

39.3

43.0

39.4

48.7

50.2

. .

43.1

UAP

35.0

39.5

20.8

39.7

27.5

45.5

. .

34.4

CP

14.4

. .

23.5

10.7

21.5

. .

. .

11.5

Federal Country

. .

2.5

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

0.7

State Country

. .

12.5

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

3.4

Social Credit

1.1

0.7

10.4

. .

. .

0.5

. .

2.2

Communist

. .

0.5

2.3

. .

. .

. .

. .

0.5

Others

4.2

4.9

. .

10.3

2.3

3.8

100.0

4.2

Formal

97.7

98.1

97.4

95.0

96.5

97.2

98.7

97.4

Informal

2.3

1.9

2.6

5.0

3.5

2.8

1.3

2.6

Total

96.7

96.2

95.7

96.7

92.9

96.0

80.1

96.1

Seats won

ALP

11

7

5

1

2

3

. .

29

UAP

10

9

2

4

1

2

. .

28

CP

6

. .

3

1

2

. .

. .

12

Federal Country

. .

1

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

State Country

. .

3

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

3

Ind. UAP

1

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

Others

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

1

Total

28

20

10

6

5

5

1

75

Note: Australian totals include the member for NT even though they did not have full voting rights.

1940

 

NSW

Vic

Qld

SA

WA

Tas

NT

Aust

Enrolled

1 667 056

1 190 566

 602 684

 375 203

 265 855

 137 982

 5 737

4 245 083

Enrolled Divisions

1 667 056

1 190 566

 602 684

 375 203

 222 955

 137 982

 5 737

4 202 183

Votes

ALP

 540 055

 486 884

 255 063

 137 633

 77 468

 59 838

. .

1 556 941

UAP

 416 962

 385 186

 128 246

 115 727

 60 273

 65 394

. .

1 171 788

CP

 177 853

. .

 142 091

 60 332

 49 416

. .

. .

 429 692

Liberal Country

. .

 51 223

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

 51 223

United Country

. .

 30 567

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

 30 567

Non-Communist Labor

 202 721

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

 202 721

State Labor

 101 191

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

 101 191

Others

 90 974

 164 244

 28 358

 32 421

 15 414

 1 452

 4 175

 337 038

Formal

1 529 756

1 118 104

 553 758

 346 113

 202 571

 126 684

 4 175

3 881 161

Informal

 46 193

 20 322

 12 156

 12 887

 6 363

 4 102

88

 102 111

Total

1 575 949

1 138 426

 565 914

 359 000

 208 934

 130 786

 4 263

3 983 272

Per cent

ALP

35.3

43.5

46.1

39.8

38.2

47.2

. .

40.1

UAP

27.3

34.5

23.2

33.4

29.8

51.6

. .

30.2

CP

11.6

. .

25.7

17.4

24.4

. .

. .

11.1

Liberal Country

. .

4.6

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

1.3

United Country

. .

2.7

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

0.8

Non-Communist Labor

13.3

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

5.2

State Labor

6.6

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

2.6

Others

6.0

14.7

5.1

9.4

7.6

1.2

100.0

8.7

Formal

97.1

98.2

97.8

96.4

97.0

96.9

97.9

97.4

Informal

2.9

1.8

2.2

3.6

3.0

3.1

2.1

2.6

Total

94.5

95.6

93.9

95.7

93.7

94.8

74.3

94.8

Seats won

ALP

12

9

6

1

2

2

. .

32

UAP

8

6

2

3

1

3

. .

23

CP

4

. .

2

2

2

. .

. .

10

Liberal Country

. .

2

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

2

United Country

. .

1

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

Non-Communist Labor

4

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

. .

4

Others

. .

2

. .

. .

. .

. .

1

3

Total

28

20

10

6

5

5

1

75

Note: Australian totals include the member for NT even though they did not have full voting rights.

 

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