ID 0404

Parliament of South Australia, House of Assembly election

Election of 12 July 1975


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South Australia, House of Assembly votes and seats won

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Election held on 12 July 1975
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  321,481  46.32  -5.20  23  48.94 
Liberal Party  218,820  31.53  20  42.55 
Liberal Movement  126,820  18.27  4.26 
Country Party  19,208  2.77  -1.18  2.13 
Independents  6,281  0.91  -3.41  2.13 
Votes for other than listed parties 1,375 0.20 -0.23       
Totals 693,985  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 1975-1984, Rushcutters Bay, NSW: Australian National University Press, 1986 (ISBN 0 08 033038 X).

There are small discrepancies in calculating the total valid vote given by Hughes (1986), and differences between these figures and those given by Jaensch (1986).