Index of Economic Resources

Ranking of Electoral Divisions

2000 Electoral Boundaries
1996 Census of Population and Housing

Rank

Electoral Division

Party

Index

Rank

Electoral Division

Party

Index

1

Lingiari (NT)

CLP

890.0

76

Melbourne Ports (Vic)

ALP

1002.8

2

Fowler (NSW)

ALP

923.0

77

Lilley (Qld)

ALP

1002.9

3

Grey (SA)

LIB

926.8

78

Forde (Qld)

LIB

1003.0

4

Wide Bay (Qld)

NP

932.0

79

Dobell (NSW)

ALP

1003.7

5

Cowper (NSW)

NP

932.2

80

Robertson (NSW)

LIB

1004.0

6

Gwydir (NSW)

NP

932.2

81

Stirling (WA)

ALP

1004.8

7

Lyne (NSW)

NP

942.1

82

Corangamite (Vic)

LIB

1006.7

8

Bonython (SA)

ALP

942.4

83

Brand (WA)

ALP

1006.9

9

Port Adelaide (SA)

ALP

942.9

84

Holt (Vic)

ALP

1007.6

10

Maranoa (Qld)

NP

945.0

85

Charlton (NSW)

ALP

1008.9

11

Page (NSW)

NP

946.1

86

Werriwa (NSW)

ALP

1008.9

12

Melbourne (Vic)

ALP

946.3

87

Hume (NSW)

LIB

1009.4

13

Gellibrand (Vic)

ALP

947.2

88

Cunningham (NSW)

ALP

1009.9

14

Parkes (NSW)

NP

951.0

89

Fremantle (WA)

ALP

1011.7

15

Richmond (NSW)

NP

951.8

90

Kingsford Smith (NSW)

ALP

1012.2

16

Barker (SA)

LIB

952.3

91

Hotham (Vic)

ALP

1013.5

17

Braddon (Tas)

ALP

952.9

92

Sturt (SA)

LIB

1013.6

18

Mallee (Vic)

NP

953.2

93

Maribyrnong (Vic)

ALP

1016.0

19

New England (NSW)

NP

953.2

94

Parramatta (NSW)

ALP

1016.2

20

Batman (Vic)

ALP

954.8

95

Solomon (NT)

ALP

1017.6

21

Reid (NSW)

ALP

956.2

96

Isaacs (Vic)

ALP

1019.6

22

Lyons (Tas)

ALP

957.6

97

Petrie (Qld)

LIB

1024.4

23

Fairfax (Qld)

LIB

958.4

98

Lalor (Vic)

ALP

1025.8

24

Kennedy (Qld)

NP

958.4

99

Makin (SA)

LIB

1027.0

25

Gippsland (Vic)

NP

960.7

100

McEwen (Vic)

LIB

1027.4

26

Leichhardt (Qld)

LIB

960.9

101

Calwell (Vic)

ALP

1027.6

27

Hinkler (Qld)

NP

963.7

102

Dunkley (Vic)

LIB

1028.7

28

Bass (Tas)

ALP

964.7

103

Pearce (WA)

LIB

1032.6

29

Bendigo (Vic)

ALP

966.6

104

Macarthur (NSW)

ALP

1034.8

30

Wannon (Vic)

LIB

966.6

105

Moreton (Qld)

LIB

1035.2

31

Farrer (NSW)

NP

967.6

106

Greenway (NSW)

ALP

1036.0

32

Sydney (NSW)

ALP

968.0

107

Bowman (Qld)

ALP

1036.0

33

Chifley (NSW)

ALP

968.3

108

Griffith (Qld)

ALP

1036.4

34

Wakefield (SA)

LIB

968.4

109

Scullin (Vic)

ALP

1036.6

35

Murray (Vic)

LIB

968.5

110

Banks (NSW)

ALP

1037.7

36

Fisher (Qld)

LIB

970.1

111

Hasluck (WA)

ALP

1038.1

37

O'Connor (WA)

LIB

970.2

112

Burke (Vic)

ALP

1039.1

38

Hindmarsh (SA)

LIB

970.5

113

Fadden (Qld)

LIB

1039.3

39

Paterson (NSW)

LIB

970.5

114

Boothby (SA)

LIB

1039.4

40

Newcastle (NSW)

ALP

970.7

115

Chisholm (Vic)

ALP

1039.5

41

Swan (WA)

ALP

972.0

116

Barton (NSW)

ALP

1040.5

42

Capricornia (Qld)

ALP

972.0

117

Prospect (NSW)

ALP

1041.7

43

Oxley (Qld)

ALP

972.3

118

Macquarie (NSW)

LIB

1044.5

44

Indi (Vic)

LIB

973.0

119

Mayo (SA)

LIB

1046.6

45

Blaxland (NSW)

ALP

974.1

120

Deakin (Vic)

LIB

1048.2

46

Kalgoorlie (WA)

LIB

974.3

121

Canning (WA)

ALP

1048.6

47

Eden-Monaro (NSW)

LIB

974.7

122

Lindsay (NSW)

LIB

1052.2

48

Riverina (NSW)

NP

975.3

123

Bruce (Vic)

ALP

1054.9

49

Ballarat (Vic)

LIB

975.8

124

La Trobe (Vic)

LIB

1058.2

50

Corio (Vic)

ALP

976.4

125

Fraser (ACT)

ALP

1061.4

51

Gilmore (NSW)

LIB

976.7

126

Lowe (NSW)

ALP

1062.0

52

Throsby (NSW)

ALP

978.4

127

Casey (Vic)

LIB

1062.8

53

Blair (Qld)

LIB

978.6

128

Higgins (Vic)

LIB

1068.3

54

McMillan (Vic)

ALP

979.9

129

Dickson (Qld)

ALP

1069.7

55

Dawson (Qld)

NP

980.2

130

Jagajaga (Vic)

ALP

1070.1

56

Wills (Vic)

ALP

980.3

131

Cowan (WA)

ALP

1072.6

57

Watson (NSW)

ALP

981.4

132

Bennelong (NSW)

LIB

1081.2

58

Calare (NSW)

IND

982.0

133

Wentworth (NSW)

LIB

1082.3

59

Longman (Qld)

LIB

982.1

134

Curtin (WA)

LIB

1086.0

60

Adelaide (SA)

LIB

984.1

135

Goldstein (Vic)

LIB

1086.9

61

Shortland (NSW)

ALP

984.5

136

Aston (Vic)

LIB

1099.5

62

Perth (WA)

ALP

987.1

137

Tangney (WA)

LIB

1101.9

63

Franklin (Tas)

ALP

987.3

138

Canberra (ACT)

ALP

1108.6

64

McPherson (Qld)

LIB

987.4

139

Cook (NSW)

LIB

1112.2

65

Denison (Tas)

ALP

987.6

140

Moore (WA)

LIB

1114.5

66

Groom (Qld)

LIB

990.0

141

Kooyong (Vic)

LIB

1116.4

67

Herbert (Qld)

LIB

990.9

142

Ryan (Qld)

LIB

1118.0

68

Moncrieff (Qld)

LIB

991.2

143

Warringah (NSW)

LIB

1122.0

69

Forrest (WA)

LIB

992.5

144

North Sydney (NSW)

LIB

1125.7

70

Grayndler (NSW)

ALP

993.7

145

Menzies (Vic)

LIB

1136.4

71

Kingston (SA)

ALP

994.4

146

Hughes (NSW)

LIB

1149.9

72

Brisbane (Qld)

ALP

995.5

147

Mackellar (NSW)

LIB

1150.3

73

Hunter (NSW)

ALP

998.4

148

Berowra (NSW)

LIB

1159.3

74

Flinders (Vic)

LIB

999.7

149

Mitchell (NSW)

LIB

1207.3

75

Rankin (Qld)

ALP

1001.5

150

Bradfield (NSW)

LIB

1222.0

Source: Current Issues Brief 13 - 2000-01, Gerard Newman and Andrew Kopras, Statistics Group, Parliamentary Library, April 3, 2001