(for more information on this election see national summary for the House of Representatives)
Election held on 18 May 1974
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 %|
|Australian Labor Party||970,236||47.86||+0.58||16||0||47.06|
|Democratic Labor Party||104,974||5.18||-3.17||0|
|Votes for other than listed parties||12,082||0.60||+0.24|
Colin A Hughes, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1965-1974, Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1977 (ISBN 0708113400); 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 13287478).