House of Representatives Primary Votes Since 1901

This table shows the primary percentages polled by the various parties in House of Representatives elections from 1901 to 2016.

Primary Votes in House of Representatives Elections 1901-2016
No. Year ALP FT
ANTI-SOC
PROT OTHER
1.
1901
19.4
34.2
44.4
2.0
2.
1903
31.0
34.4
29.7
4.9
3.
1906
36.6
38.2
16.4
8.8
No. Year ALP LIB OTHER
4.
1910
50.0
45.1
4.9
5.
1913
48.5
48.9
2.6
6.
1914
50.9
47.2
1.9
No. Year ALP NAT CP OTHER
7.
1917
43.9
54.2
1.9
8.
1919
42.5
45.1
9.2
3.2
9.
1922
42.3
35.2
12.6
9.9
10.
1925
45.0
42.5
10.7
1.8
11.
1928
44.7
39.1
10.5
5.7
12.
1929
48.8
33.9
10.3
7.0
No. Year ALP UAP CP OTHER
13.
1931
27.1
36.4
12.2
24.3
(Lang Labor 10.6)
14.
1934
26.8
31.9
10.4
31.3
(Lang Labor 14.4)
15.
1937
43.1
34.4
11.5
11.0
16.
1940
40.1
30.2
11.1
18.6
(Non-Communist Labor 5.2)
17.
1943
49.9
16.0
6.3
27.8
No. Year ALP LIB CP DLP OTHER
18.
1946
49.7
28.6
10.7
11.0
19.
1949
46.0
39.3
10.8
3.9
20.
1951
47.7
40.5
9.7
2.1
21.
1954
50.1
38.5
8.5
2.9
22.
1955
44.7
39.7
7.9
5.1
Anti-Com.
Labor
2.6
23.
1958
42.9
37.1
9.3
9.4
1.3
24.
1961
48.0
33.5
8.5
8.7
1.3
25.
1963
45.5
37.1
8.9
7.4
1.1
26.
1966
40.0
40.1
9.8
7.3
2.8
27.
1969
47.0
34.8
8.6
6.0
3.6
28.
1972
49.6
32.0
9.4
5.2
3.8
(AP 2.4)
29.
1974
49.3
34.9
10.8
1.4
3.6
(AP 2.3)
30.
1975
42.8
41.8
11.0
1.3
3.1
(CLP 0.2)
No. Year ALP LIB NP AD OTHER
31.
1977
39.6
38.1
9.8
9.4
3.1
(DLP 1.4)
(CLP 0.2)
32.
1980
45.1
37.4
8.9
6.6
2.0
(DLP 0.3)
33.
1983
49.5
34.4
9.0
5.0
2.1
(CLP 0.2)
(DLP 0.2)
34.
1984
47.5
34.1
10.6
5.4
2.4
(DLP 0.6)
(CLP 0.3)
35.
1987
45.8
34.3
11.5
6.0
2.4
(CLP 0.2)
36.
1990
39.4
34.8
8.4
11.3
6.1
(Greens 1.4)
(CLP 0.3)
No. Year ALP LIB NP AD GREENS OTHER
37.
1993
44.9
36.8
7.2
3.8
1.9
5.4
38.
1996
38.7
38.8
8.2
6.8
2.9
4.6
(CLP 0.4)
39.
1998
40.1
33.9
5.3
5.1
2.6
13.0
(One Nation 8.4)
(CLP 0.32)
40.
2001
37.8
37.1
5.6
5.4
5.0
9.1
(One Nation 4.3)
(CLP 0.3)
41.
2004
37.6
40.5
5.9
1.2
7.2
7.6
(FF 2.0)
(One Nation 1.2)
(CLP 0.3)
42.
2007
43.4
36.3
5.5
0.7
7.8
6.3
(FF 2.0)
(AD 0.7)
(CLP 0.3)
(One Nation 0.3)
No. Year ALP LIB NP LNP GREENS OTHER
43.
2010
38.0
30.5
3.7
9.1
11.8
6.9
(FF 2.3)
(CLP 0.3)
(One Nation 0.2)
44.
2013
33.4
32.0
4.3
8.9
8.6
12.8
(PUP 5.5)
(FF 1.4)
(KAP 1.0)
(CLP 0.3)
45.
2016
34.73
28.67
4.61
8.52
10.23
13.24
(Independents 2.81)
(NXT 1.85)
(FF 1.49)
(CDP 1.31)
(One Nation 1.29)
(KAP 0.54)
(LDP 0.49)
(CLP 0.24)

 

Legend:

Anti-Com Labor = Anti-Communist Labor
AD = Australian Democrats
AP = Australia Party
CDP = Christian Democratic Party
CLP = Country Liberal Party (NT)
CP = Country Party
DLP = Democratic Labor Party
FF = Family First
FT = Free Traders (renamed Anti-Socialist – 1906)
GREENS = Australian Greens
KAP = Katter’s Australian Party
LCL = Liberal Country League
LDP = Liberal Democratic Party
LP = Liberal Party
NAT = Nationalists
NXT = Nick Xenophon Team
ONE NATION = Pauline Hanson’s One Nation
PROT = Protectionists
UAP = United Australia Party

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