Two-party preferred votes: House of Representatives 1949–2010

Per cent

Election

 

NSW

Vic

Qld

SA

WA

 Tas

NT

ACT

Aust

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1949

ALP

50.8

49.7

42.7

 50.6

47.0

46.5

n.a.

n.a.

49.0

 

LP/NP

49.2

50.3

57.3

49.4

53.0

53.5

n.a.

n.a.

51.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1951

ALP

50.5

50.7

43.5

51.8

45.6

47.4

n.a.

n.a.

49.3

 

LP/NP

49.5

49.3

56.5

48.2

54.4

52.6

n.a.

n.a.

50.7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1954

ALP

53.0

50.7

44.8

52.7

48.1

50.0

n.a.

n.a.

50.7

 

LP/NP

47.0

49.3

55.2

47.3

51.9

50.0

n.a.

n.a.

49.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1955

ALP

49.5

40.8

43.9

49.0

43.5

47.5

n.a.

n.a.

45.8

 

LP/NP

50.5

59.2

56.1

51.0

56.5

52.5

n.a.

n.a.

54.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1958

ALP

49.8

42.3

41.4

49.8

40.8

49.8

n.a.

n.a.

45.9

 

LP/NP

50.2

57.7

58.6

50.2

59.2

50.2

n.a.

n.a.

54.1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1961

ALP

54.8

44.5

50.7

54.2

43.5

56.0

n.a.

 n.a.

50.5

 

LP/NP

45.2

55.5

49.3

45.8

56.5

44.0

n.a.

n.a.

49.5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1963

ALP

49.3

42.5

48.1

53.3

43.8

54.5

n.a.

n.a.

47.4

 

LP/NP

50.7

57.5

51.9

46.7

56.2

45.5

n.a.

n.a.

52.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1966

ALP

43.9

39.3

44.3

42.4

45.7

53.9

n.a.

55.8

43.1

 

LP/NP

56.1

60.7

55.7

57.6

54.3

46.1

n.a.

44.2

56.9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1969

ALP

51.6

44.9

49.9

54.2

52.6

56.1

40.8

71.6

50.2

 

LP/NP

48.4

55.1

50.1

45.8

47.4

43.9

59.2

28.4

49.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1972

ALP

55.4

50.4

49.5

52.7

48.3

60.5

45.5

68.0

52.7

 

LP/NP

44.6

49.6

50.5

47.3

51.7

39.5

54.5

32.0

47.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1974

ALP

54.9

50.6

45.4

52.5

48.5

55.4

47.3

59.7

51.7

 

LP/NP

45.1

49.4

54.6

47.5

51.5

44.6

52.7

40.3

48.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1975

ALP

46.8

43.8

39.8

44.9

41.2

44.1

45.1

49.3

44.3

 

LP/NP

53.2

56.2

60.2

55.1

58.8

55.9

54.9

50.7

55.7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1977

ALP

47.6

44.5

42.0

48.7

39.9

43.8

47.5

54.3

45.4

 

LP/NP

52.4

55.5

58.0

51.3

60.1

56.2

52.5

45.7

54.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1980

ALP

50.4

50.7

46.9

49.6

46.7

47.1

48.8

58.6

49.6

 

LP/NP

49.6

49.3

53.1

50.4

53.3

52.9

51.2

41.4

50.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1983 (a)

ALP

54.1

54.5

49.5

52.3

55.0

43.6

51.9

65.5

53.2

 

LP/NP

45.9

45.5

50.5

47.7

45.0

56.4

48.1

34.5

46.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1984 (a)

ALP

52.9

53.1

47.7

51.7

50.9

46.6

48.6

62.0

51.8

 

LP/NP

47.1

46.9

52.3

48.3

49.1

53.4

51.4

38.0

48.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1987 (a)

ALP

 50.3

 52.3

 49.3

 50.2

 50.9

 46.9

 52.2

 63.2

 50.8

 

LP/NP

 49.7

 47.7

 50.7

 49.8

 49.1

 53.1

 47.8

 36.8

 49.2

Per cent

Election

 

NSW

Vic

Qld

SA

WA

 Tas

NT

ACT

Aust

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1990 (a)

ALP

 52.1

 47.5

 50.2

 49.5

 47.1

 47.9

 55.0

 58.5

 49.9

 

LP/NP

 47.9

 52.5

 49.8

 50.5

 52.9

 52.1

 45.0

 41.5

 50.1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1993 (a)

ALP

 54.4

 51.8

 48.4

 47.3

 46.0

 54.6

 55.3

 61.2

 51.4

 

LP/NP

 45.6

 48.2

 51.6

 52.7

 54.0

 45.4

 44.7

 38.8

 48.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1996 (a)

ALP

47.4

50.3

39.8

42.7

44.0

51.6

49.6

55.5

46.4

 

LP/NP

52.6

49.7

60.2

57.3

56.0

48.4

50.4

44.5

53.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1998 (a)

ALP

51.5

53.5

46.9

46.9

49.5

57.3

50.6

62.4

51.0

 

LP/NP

48.5

46.5

53.1

53.1

50.5

42.7

49.4

37.6

49.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2001 (a)

ALP

48.3

52.1

45.1

45.9

48.4

57.7

52.5

61.1

49.0

 

LP/NP

51.7

47.9

54.9

54.1

51.6

42.3

47.5

38.9

51.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2004 (a)

ALP

48.1

49.0

42.9

45.6

44.6

54.2

52.1

61.5

47.3

 

LP/NP

51.9

51.0

57.1

54.4

55.4

45.8

47.9

38.5

52.7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2007 (a)

ALP

53.7

54.3

50.4

52.4

46.7

56.2

55.4

63.4

52.7

 

LP/NP

46.3

45.7

49.6

47.6

53.3

43.8

44.6

36.6

47.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2010 (a)

ALP

48.8

55.3

44.9

53.2

43.6

60.6

50.7

61.7

50.1

 

LP/NP

51.2

44.7

55.1

46.8

56.4

39.4

49.3

38.3

49.9

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