Election 1961

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
ALP 50.0 62 48.0 +5.1
C
LPA 36.3 45 33.5 -3.6
CP 13.7 17 8.5 -0.8
DLP 0 8.7 -0.7
none 0 1.4
Date
09 Dec 1961
Total seats: 124
Cabinets
22 Dec 1961 – Menzies IX
Sources
Barber ea. (2008)
Wikipedia
· EN – Australian federal election, 1961
Votes
Electorate: 5,692,364
Total votes: 5,420,548
Valid votes: 5,281,537
Calculated (2019-06-21 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 2.8 (2.5)
Disp. 7.6 · Adv.ratio: 1.61
Polarization (seats): 0.38
0.37