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Commonwealth Parliament, House of Representatives election in Western Australia

(for more information on this election see national summary for the House of Representatives)

Election of 17 November 1928

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House of Representatives votes and seats won in Western Australia

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Election held on 17 November 1928
Criteria for the inclusion of parties in this table are set out in the Glossary under 'listed party'

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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  45,564  41.19  +0.34  40.00 
Nationalist Party (Nationalists)  33,404  30.20  +11.14  20.00 
Country Party  21,463  19.40  -8.44  40.00 
Independents  10,196  9.22  -3.04     
Votes for other than listed parties 0 0.00 0.00       
Totals 110,627  100.00    100.00 

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Colin A Hughes and B D Graham, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1890-1964, (Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1968, SBN 708102700).