Election held on 15 April 1893
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||16,458||18.77||*||10||0||18.52|
|Votes for other than listed parties||21,961||25.04||+25.04|
* Party did not contest previous election or did not meet criteria for listing, or contested previous election under a different party name.
Polling dates:15 April, 19 April (Flinders, Frome, Newcastle), 6 May (Northern Territory). Electoral districts returned 2 members and the electoral system permitted voters to cast more that one vote. Government in office at election: Playford replaced Cockburn as premier of a ministerialist minority government on 19 August 1890, and Holder replaced Playford as premier of a ministerialist minority government on 21 June 1892. The Downer Conservative minority government replaced the Holder ministerialist minority government on 15 October 1892. Government after election: The Kingston Liberal minority government did not take office until 16 June 1893 after the Assembly met for the first time.
Colin A Hughes and B D Graham, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1890-1964, Canberra; Australian National University Press, 1968 (SBN 708102700); slightly different figures are provided by Dean Jaensch, Election Statistics of Colonial South Australia, Bedford Park, SA: Australasian Political Studies Association, APSA monograph No.14, 1974 (ISBN 0959924612).