Australia

Parliamentary 2010


Published

Federal elections took place on Saturday, 21 August 2010.

House of Representatives
Australian Labor Party 72
Coalition
Liberal Party of Australia 44
Liberal National Party of Queensland 21
The Nationals 6
Country Liberals 1
National Party of Western Australia 1
The Greens 1
Family First 0
CDP Christian Party 0
Democrats 0
One Nation 0
Citizens Electoral Council 0
Liberal Democrats (LDP) 0
Socialist Alliance 0
DLP – Democratic Labor Party 0
Socialist Equality Party 0
Australia First Party (NSW) Incorporated 0
Australian Sex Party 0
Building Australia Party 0
Carers Alliance 0
Communist Alliance 0
Non-Custodial Parents Party 0
Secular Party of Australia 0
The Climate Sceptics 0
Independent 4
Total 150

Registered electors: 14,086,869
Votes: 13,131,667
Turnout: 93.22%

Senate Elected Total
Australian Labor Party 15 31
Coalition
Liberal Party of Australia 12 24
Liberal National Party of Queensland 3 6
The Nationals 2 3
Country Liberals 1 1
The Greens 6 9
DLP – Democratic Labor Party 1 1
Independent 0 1
Total 40 76

Registered electors: 14,086,869
Votes: 13,217,393
Turnout: 93.83%

Source: www.results.aec.gov.au

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