Election held on 28 April 1951
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 n||Uncontested seats held n||Seat share %|
|Liberal & Country League (Liberal)||188,429||50.09||+1.38||5||0||50.00|
|Australian Labor Party||184,044||48.93||-0.77||5||1||50.00|
|Votes for other than listed parties||3,699||0.98||-0.23|
Colin A Hughes and B D Graham, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1890-1964, Canberra; Australian National University Press, 1968 (SBN 708102700); Gerard Newman, Federal Election Results 1949-2001, Canberra: Commonwealth Parliament, Department of the Parliamentary Library, Information and Research Services, Research Paper 9 2001-02, 2002 (ISSN 1328 7478), online here.