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Part 3 - Elections - Electoral divisions - Number of electoral divisions at elections

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Number of electoral divisions at elections

NSW

Vic.

Qld

SA

WA

Tas.

NT

ACT

Total

Total (full voting rights)*

1901

26

23

9

7

5

5

75

75

1903

26

23

9

7

5

5

75

75

1906

27

22

9

7

5

5

75

75

1910

27

22

9

7

5

5

75

75

1913

27

21

10

7

5

5

75

75

1914

27

21

10

7

5

5

75

75

1917

27

21

10

7

5

5

75

75

1919

27

21

10

7

5

5

75

75

1922

28

20

10

7

5

5

1

76

75

1925

28

20

10

7

5

5

1

76

75

1928

28

20

10

7

5

5

1

76

75

1929

28

20

10

7

5

5

1

76

75

1931

28

20

10

7

5

5

1

76

75

1934

28

20

10

6

5

5

1

75

74

1937

28

20

10

6

5

5

1

75

74

1940

28

20

10

6

5

5

1

75

74

1943

28

20

10

6

5

5

1

75

74

1946

28

20

10

6

5

5

1

75

74

1949

47

33

18

10

8

5

1

1

123

121

1951

47

33

18

10

8

5

1

1

123

121

1954

47

33

18

10

8

5

1

1

123

121

1955

46

33

18

11

9

5

1

1

124

122

1958

46

33

18

11

9

5

1

1

124

122

1961

47

33

18

11

9

5

1

1

124

122

1963

46

33

18

11

9

5

1

1

124

122

1966

46

33

18

11

9

5

1

1

124

123

1969

45

34

18

12

9

5

1

1

125

125

1972

45

34

18

12

9

5

1

1

125

125

1974

45

34

18

12

10

5

1

2

127

127

1975

45

34

18

12

10

5

1

2

127

127

1977

43

33

19

11

10

5

1

2

124

124

1980

43

33

19

11

11

5

1

2

125

125

1983

43

33

19

11

11

5

1

2

125

125

1984

51

39

24

13

13

5

1

2

148

148

1987

51

39

23

14

13

5

1

2

148

148

1990

51

38

23

14

14

5

1

2

148

148

1993

50

38

25

12

14

5

1

2

147

147

1996

50

37

26

12

14

5

1

3

148

148

1998

50

37

27

12

14

5

1

2

148

148

2001

50

37

27

12

15

5

2

2

150

150

2004

50

37

28

11

15

5

2

2

150

150

2007

49

37

29

11

15

5

2

2

150

150





* The member for the Northern Territory had limited voting rights between 1922 and 1968. The member for the Australian Capital Territory had limited voting rights between 1949 and 1966. Source: House of Representatives Practice, Appendix 11, AGPS, Canberra, 2001.