(for more information on this election see national summary for the Senate)
Election held on 24 November 2007
Criteria for the inclusion of parties in this table are set out in the Glossary under 'listed party'
|Party Name||First preference vote n||First preference vote share %||Change from previous election %||Seats won by ticket n||Seats won by ticket %||Seats won by party n||Seats won by party %||Seats held by party n||Seats held by party %|
|Australian Labor Party||433,046||36.00||+3.49||2||33.33||2||33.33||4||33.33|
|Christian Democratic Party||21,179||1.76||+0.68||0|
|Votes for other than listed parties||46,276||3.85||+0.16|
* Party did not contest previous election or did not meet criteria for listing, or contested previous election under a different party name.
See the Glossary of this website for information on Senate elections and details of the distinction between Seats won by ticket and Seats won by party, and between Seats won and Seats held.
One Nation and Pauline Hanson's One Nation Party: Some supporters of Pauline Hanson's One Nation Party at the 2004 Senate election in Western Australia fielded a party ticket at the 2007 election under the label One Nation. Pauline Hanson's One Nation Party gained 27,601 votes (2.45 percent) at the 2004 Senate election in Western Australia, but One Nation gained only 11,623 votes ( 0.97 percent) at the 2007 election.
Scott Bennett and Stephen Barber, Commonwealth Election 2007 -- Reissue, (Canberra: Parliamentary Library Research Paper No. 5, Parliament of Australia,10 September 2009, 2009–10, ISSN 1834-9854), online at:
https://bit.ly/2uGw2pS [accessed 18 August 2010]
Australian Electoral Commission website, Virtual Tally Room, 2007 Election, Senate 'First preferences by group':
https://bit.ly/2uG8Jwl [accessed 18 July 2010]