Election held on 17 May 1969
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 %|
|Australian Labor Party||383,388||44.99||+1.15||31||0||39.74|
|Democratic Labor Party||61,661||7.24||*||1||0||1.28|
|Votes for other than listed parties||1,970||0.23||-0.15|
* Party did not contest previous election or did not meet criteria for listing, or contested previous election under a different party name.
Premier in office at election: Pizzey replaced Nicklin as premier on 17 January 1968. On Pizzey's death, the deputy premier Gordon Chalk, a Liberal, was sworn in as premier for for seven days from 1 August 1968. Bjelke Peterson became premier on 8 August 1968.
Colin A Hughes, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1965-1974, Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1977 (ISBN 0708113400).