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Commonwealth Parliament, House of Representatives election in South Australia

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

Election of 15 September 1934

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House of Representatives votes and seats won in South Australia

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Election held on 15 September 1934
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 %
Liberal & Country League (United Australia Party)  142,583  45.91  83.33 
Federal Labor Party  106,308  34.23  +6.05  16.67 
Independents  33,970  10.94  -0.51     
Social Credit  26,696  8.60     
Votes for other than listed parties 1,011 0.33 -1.76       
Totals 310,568  100.00    100.00 

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* Party did not contest previous election or did not meet criteria for listing, or contested previous election under a different party name.


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