Election held on 28 April 1888
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 %|
|Independents (no disciplined party groupings)||72||100.00|
|Votes for other than listed parties||0||0.00||0.00|
Election dates:. Elections were held over the period from 25 April to 26 May 1888.
Premier in office after election:
Electoral system and franchise: The Electoral Districts Act of 1887 had enlarged the Assembly to 72 members chosen from 48 single member electoral districts and 12 two-member districts (60 electoral districts in total).
Murray Campbell (edited by Glenn Rhodes & illustrated by Mac Vines), Elections Queensland, ([Brisbane]: Electoral Commission of Queensland, 1998, ISBN 0724250077); Parliament of Queensland 'Queensland Electoral and Parliamentary History: Key Dates and Events', Queensland Parliament website:
https://bit.ly/2gVMv7c [accessed 20 October 2011].