ID 0055

Commonwealth Parliament, House of Representatives election in New South Wales

(for more information on this election see national summary for the House of Representatives)

Election of 14 November 1925


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House of Representatives enrolment and voting in New South Wales

Total number of voters on the roll
1,267,747
Number of House of Representatives seats in this state/territory
28
Number of uncontested seats
0
If uncontested seats, number of voters on the roll in uncontested seats
Number of voters on the roll in contested seats
1,267,747
Total ballots cast (may differ from number of votes in multiple voting systems)
1,144,893
Turnout (rate of voting in contested seats)
90.31%
Total valid votes
1,123,504
Rate of informal (invalid) voting
1.87%
Informal (invalid) ballots in multiple voting system
Not applicable
Electoral system
Adult franchise at 21 years; single member districts; preferential voting (AV); compulsory preferences; compulsory voting


House of Representatives votes and seats won in New South Wales

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Election held on 14 November 1925
Criteria for the inclusion of parties in this table are set out in the Glossary under 'listed party'

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Party Name First preference vote n First preference vote share % Change from previous election % Seats won n Uncontested seats held n Seat share %
Australian Labor Party  520,385  46.32  +3.67  11  39.29 
Nationalist Party (Nationalists)  501,375  44.63  +8.09  12  42.86 
Country Party  101,283  9.01  -2.94  17.86 
Independents  461  0.04  -6.93     
Votes for other than listed parties 0 0.00 -1.89       
Totals 1,123,504  100.00    28  100.00 


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Sources

Colin A Hughes and B D Graham, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1890-1964, (Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1968, SBN 708102700).