ID 0402

Parliament of South Australia, House of Assembly election

Election of 30 May 1970


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South Australia, House of Assembly votes and seats won

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Election held on 30 May 1970
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  305,478  51.64  -0.33  27  57.45 
Liberal & Country League  258,856  43.76  -0.06  20  42.55 
Country Party  11,227  1.90     
Independents  8,615  1.46  +0.43     
Votes for other than listed parties 7,355 1.24 -0.29       
Totals 591,531  100.00    47  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, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1965-1974, Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1977 (ISBN 0708113400).