Longman Federal By-Election 2018 First Preference Count

Longman Federal By-Election 2018 First Preference Count

Polling Day Saturday 28 July 2018

Australian Electoral Commission

Longman Voters Have Their Say

Victor P Taffa

Australian Electoral Commission has released candidate First Preference Votes polled for the Longman Federal By-Election held on Saturday 28 July 2018.

40 of 42 Polling Places Returned

Enrolment: 111,784

Turnout: 78.64%

Informality: 5.82%

 

11 Nominated Candidates In Ballot Paper Draw Order

First Preference Count for the division of Longman (QLD)

Candidate                                       Party/ Independent        Votes               % Vote

RUSSELL, Lloyd Thomas John       Liberal Democrats                  1,474               1.92%

SALEAM, Jim                                     Australia First Party                627                  0.81%

BELL, Gregory                                   Labour DLP                               881                  1.14%

PERKINS, Jackie                               Independent                             1,987               2.58%

NOONAN, James                               Science Party                             850                  1.10%

STEPHEN, Matthew                          PHON                                     12,380             16.08%

REECE, John                                      Australian People’s Party        359                  0.47%

LAMB, Susan                                      Australian Labor Party           31,311             40.68%

RUTHENBERG, Trevor                    LNP                                           22,017            28.61%

VERRIER, Blair Ann                         Australian Country Party        1,229               1.60%

BEHRENS, Gavin                              The Greens                                 3,852               5.00%

Formal                                                                                                76,967             93.95%

Informal                                                                                             4,959               6.05%

Total                                                                                                   81,926             100.00%

 

2018 Federal By-Election

Two Candidate Preferred (TCP) for Longman (QLD)

Candidate                          Party              Votes            Margin           Margin (%)

LAMB, Susan                          ALP                42,651              8,335               55.41%

RUTHENBERG, Trevor        LNP                34,316              -8,335              44.59%

By-Election Count Not Final

 

2016 Federal Election

Two Candidate Preferred (TCP) for Longman (QLD)

Candidate                          Party            Votes               Margin           Margin (%)

LAMB, Susan                         ALP                44,729             1,390               50.79%

ROY, Wyatt                            LNP                43,339             -1,390              49.21%

 

Abbreviations:

PHON             Pauline Hanson’s One Nation

LNP                Liberal National Party of Queensland

ALP                Australian Labor Party

QLD                Queensland