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Commonwealth Parliament, House of Representatives election in Queensland

(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 Queensland

Total number of voters on the roll
440,851
Number of House of Representatives seats in this state/territory
10
Number of uncontested seats
1
If uncontested seats, number of voters on the roll in uncontested seats
33,277
Number of voters on the roll in contested seats
407,574
Total ballots cast (may differ from number of votes in multiple voting systems)
372,422
Turnout (rate of voting in contested seats)
91.38%
Total valid votes
360,258
Rate of informal (invalid) voting
3.27%
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 Queensland

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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 %
Nationalist Party (Nationalists)  171,849  47.70  +4.95  80.00 
Australian Labor Party  152,778  42.41  +0.97  10.00 
Country Party  35,309  9.80  -2.70  10.00 
Votes for other than listed parties 322 0.09 +0.09       
Totals 360,258  100.00    10  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).