House Of Representatives – State Of The Parties Since 1943

This table shows the overall House of Representatives results following each election since 1943.

State of the Parties in the House of Representatives Since 1943
Election ALP LIB NP OTHER Total Government
2016
69
66
10
5
150
L/NP – Turnbull
2013
55
81
9
5
150
L/NP – Abbott
2010
72
73
6
5
150
ALP – Gillard
2007
83
55
10
2
150
ALP – Rudd
2004
60
74
13
3
150
L/NP – Howard
2001
65
68
14
3
150
L/NP – Howard
1998
67
64
16
1
148
L/NP – Howard
1996
49
75
19
5
148
L/NP – Howard
1993
80
51
14
2
147
ALP – Keating
1990
78
55
14
1
148
ALP – Hawke
1987
86
43
19
148
ALP – Hawke
1984
82
45
21
148
ALP – Hawke
1983
75
33
17
125
ALP – Hawke
1980
51
54
20
125
L/NP – Fraser
1977
38
67
19
124
L/NP – Fraser
1975
36
68
23
127
L/NP – Fraser
1974
66
40
21
127
ALP – Whitlam
1972
67
38
20
125
ALP – Whitlam
1969
59
46
20
125
L/CP – Gorton
1966
41
61
21
1
124
L/CP – Holt
1963
50
52
20
1
122
L/CP – Menzies
1961
60
45
17
122
L/CP – Menzies
1958
45
58
19
122
L/CP – Menzies
1955
47
57
18
122
L/CP – Menzies
1954
57
47
17
121
L/CP – Menzies
1951
52
52
17
121
L/CP – Menzies
1949
47
55
19
121
L/CP – Menzies
1946
43
17
11
3
74
ALP – Chifley
1943
49
13
11
1
74
ALP – Curtin


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