ID 0410

Parliament of South Australia, House of Assembly election

Election of 11 December 1993


Show only vote and seat summary details

Previous election in this series | Next election in this series
General election for the House of Assembly
South Australia
Date of election (or first day of voting at elections held over more than one day)
11 December 1993

Government in office and parliamentary support before and after the election

Government in office at election

Premier in office at date of election. (check notes to see if change of Premier since previous election)
Premier's party affiliation
Australian Labor Party
House of Assembly support for government at election
Majority
If coalition, coalition partner(s)

Government in office after election

Premier in office after election.
Premier's party affiliation
Liberal Party
House of Assembly support for government after election
Majority
If coalition, coalition partner(s)

Enrolment and voting

Total number of voters on the roll
1,006,035
Number of Assembly seats
47
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
1,006,035
Total ballots cast (may differ from number of votes in multiple voting systems)
941,301
Turnout (rate of voting in contested seats)
93.57%
Total valid votes
912,095
Rate of informal (invalid) voting
3.1%
Informal (invalid) ballots in multiple voting system
Not applicable
Electoral system
Universal franchise (at 18 years from 1973), single member districts, preferential voting (AV), compulsory preferences, compulsory voting


South Australia, House of Assembly votes and seats won

Display Chart

Election held on 11 December 1993
Criteria for the inclusion of parties in this table are set out in the Glossary under 'listed party'

* to view table drag left or right.
Party Name First preference vote n First preference vote share % Change from previous election % Seats won n Uncontested seats held n Seat share %
Liberal Party  481,623  52.80  +8.60  37  78.72 
Australian Labor Party  277,038  30.37  -9.72  10  21.28 
Australian Democrats  82,942  9.09  -1.18     
Independents  28,498  3.12  +1.89     
National Country Party  10,157  1.11  -0.07     
Independent Labor  6,225  0.68  -0.83     
Votes for other than listed parties 25,612 2.81 +1.30       
Totals 912,095  100.00    47  100.00 


Previous election in this series | Next election in this series | Display Chart

Notes

Premier in office at election: Armold replaced Bannon as premier on 4 September 1992.

Sources

South Australia State Electoral Office, Statistical Returns General Elections 11 November 1993, Adelaide: 1995; Colin A Hughes, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1985-1999, Sydney: Federation Press, 2002 (ISBN 1862874344).



Top