Election held on 29 April 1899
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||40,756||25.43||+1.14||11||0||20.37|
|Votes for other than listed parties||24,898||15.54||+0.84|
Electoral districts returned 2 members and the electoral system permitted voters to cast more that one vote. Government after the election: The Kingston minority government continued for seven months after the election until defeated on the floor of the Assembly on 1 December 1899.
Colin A Hughes and B D Graham, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1890-1964, Canberra; Australian National University Press, 1968 (SBN 708102700); slightly different figures are provided by Dean Jaensch, Election Statistics of Colonial South Australia, Bedford Park, SA: Australasian Political Studies Association, APSA monograph No.14, 1974 (ISBN 0959924612).