ID 0357

Parliament of Queensland, Legislative Assembly election

Election of 29 April 1950


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Queensland, Legislative Assembly votes and seats won

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Election held on 29 April 1950
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  295,138  46.87  +3.29  42  56.00 
Liberal Party  188,331  29.91  11  14.67 
Country Party  121,199  19.25  -0.24  20  26.67 
Independents  12,195  1.94  -1.03  1.33 
North Queensland Labor  7,689  1.22  1.33 
Independent Labor  2,759  0.44  -1.37     
Communist Party  2,351  0.37  -0.89     
Votes for other than listed parties 0 0.00 -1.20       
Totals 629,662  100.00    75  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.

Sources

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