Election held on 3 May 1902
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||48,515||19.09||-6.35||5||0||11.90|
|Votes for other than listed parties||30,928||12.17||-3.37|
* Party did not contest previous election or did not meet criteria for listing, or contested previous election under a different party name.
Electoral districts were divided into 5 member, 4 member, 3 member and 2 member districts and the electoral system permitted voters to cast more that one vote. Government in office at election: After the defeat of the Kingston minority government on the floor of the Assembly on 1 December 1899, the Solomon Conservative minority government was in power until 8 December 1899. It was replaced by the Holder Liberal minority government until 15 May 1901 and was in turn replaced by the Jenkins Liberal Conservative party coaliton minority government.
Colin A Hughes and B D Graham, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1890-1964, (Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1968, SBN 708102700).