Analysis of Informal Voting, House of Representatives, 2010 Federal Election - Bibliography

Updated: 20 September 2013

Australian Electoral Commission (AEC):

  • 1984a, Election Statistics, Australian Capital Territory Northern Territory, Senate Election and General Election of Members of the House of Representatives, 5 March 1983, Australian Government Publishing Service (AGPS), Canberra.
  • 1984b, Election Statistics, New South Wales, Senate Election and General Election of Members of the House of Representatives, 5 March 1983, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1984c, Election Statistics, Queensland, Senate Election and General Election of Members of the House of Representatives, 5 March 1983, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1984d, Election Statistics, South Australia, Senate Election and General Election of Members of the House of Representatives, 5 March 1983, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1984e, Election Statistics, Tasmania, Senate Election and General Election of Members of the House of Representatives, 5 March 1983, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1984f, Election Statistics, Victoria, Senate Election and General Election of Members of the House of Representatives, 5 March 1983, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1984g, Election Statistics, Western Australia, Senate Election and General Election of Members of the House of Representatives, 5 March 1983, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1985a, Informal Voting 1984, House of Representatives, Research Report No. 1 of 1985, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1985b, Informal Voting 1984, House of Representatives: Statistics, Research Report No. 2 of 1985, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1986a, Election Statistics 1984, Australian Capital Territory, Northern Territory, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1986b, Election Statistics 1984, New South Wales, Vol. 3, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1986c, Election Statistics 1984, Queensland, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1986d, Election Statistics 1984, South Australia, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1986e, Election Statistics 1984, Tasmania, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1986f, Election Statistics 1984, Victoria, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1986g, Election Statistics 1984, Western Australia, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1987, Election Statistics 1987, Result of Count, Senate and House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1988a, Election Statistics 1987, Australian Capital Territory, Northern Territory, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1988b, Election Statistics 1987, New South Wales, Vol. 3, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1988c, Election Statistics 1987, Queensland, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1988d, Election Statistics 1987, South Australia, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1988e, Election Statistics 1987, Tasmania, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1988f, Election Statistics 1987, Victoria, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1988g, Election Statistics 1987, Western Australia, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1988h, Informal Voting 1987, House of Representatives, Research Report No. 3 of 1988, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1988i, Informal Voting 1987, House of Representatives: Statistics, Research Report No. 5 of 1988, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1990a, Election Statistics 1990, Australian Capital Territory, Northern Territory, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1990b, Election Statistics 1990, New South Wales, Vol. 3, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1990c, Election Statistics 1990, Queensland, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1990d, Election Statistics 1990, South Australia, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1990e, Election Statistics 1990, Tasmania, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1990f, Election Statistics 1990, Victoria, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1990g, Election Statistics 1990, Western Australia, Vol. 2, House of Representatives, AGPS, Canberra.
  • 1999, Election Statistics 1993, 1996, 1998, CD-ROM, AEC, Canberra.
  • 2002, Election Results: Election 2001, including Behind the Scenes: the 2001 Election Report, CD-ROM, AEC, Canberra.
  • 2003, Informal Vote Survey House of Representatives 2001 Election, Research Report Number 1, report prepared by R Medew, Research Section, AEC, Canberra, viewed 17 January 2010, http://www.aec.gov.au/About_AEC/research/paper1/index.htm.
  • 2005a, Analysis of Informality During the House of Representatives 2004 Election, Research Report Number 7, October 2005, report prepared by G Dario, Research Section, AEC, Canberra, viewed 16 November 2010, http://www.aec.gov.au/About_AEC/research/paper7/index.htm.
  • 2005b, Election 2004, Virtual Tally Room: The Official 2004 Federal Election Results, AEC, Canberra, viewed 26 November 2010, http://results.aec.gov.au/12246/results/default.htm.
  • 2006a, Analysis of Informality in Werriwa During the March 2005 By-election, Research Report Number 8, February 2006, report prepared by G Dario and R Medew, AEC, Canberra, viewed 8 February 2011, http://www.aec.gov.au/About_AEC/research/files/research_paper8.pdf.
  • 2006b, Pilot Project on Informality in Port Adelaide, Research Report Number 9, February 2006, report prepared by G Dario and R Medew, AEC, Canberra, viewed 8 February 2011, http://www.aec.gov.au/About_AEC/research/files/research_paper9.pdf.
  • 2008, Election 2007, Virtual Tally Room: The Official 2007 Federal Election Results, AEC, Canberra, viewed 26 November 2010, http://results.aec.gov.au/13745/Website/Default.htm.
  • 2009, Analysis of Informal Voting, House of Representatives 2007 Election, Research Report No. 11, June 2009, AEC, Canberra, viewed 16 November 2010, http://www.aec.gov.au/About_AEC/research/paper_11/research_paper11.pdf.
  • 2010a, Ballot Paper Formality Guidelines, Federal Election 2010, AEC, Canberra, viewed 15 March 2011, http://www.aec.gov.au/Elections/candidates/files/ballot-paper-formality-guidelines-2010v2.pdf.
  • 2010b, Election 2010, Virtual Tally Room: The Official 2010 Federal Election Results, AEC, Canberra, viewed 26 November 2010, http://results.aec.gov.au/15508/Website/Default.htm.
  • 2010c, Elections, Australian Electoral History, Federal, State and Territory election dates from 1946 to the present, AEC, Canberra, viewed 11 February 2011, http://www.aec.gov.au/Elections/Australian_Electoral_History/Federal_State_and_Territory_elections_dates_1946_Present.htm.
  • 2010d, Electoral Backgrounder: Compulsory Voting, AEC, Canberra, viewed 27 January 2011, http://www.aec.gov.au/About_AEC/Publications/Backgrounders/files/2010-eb-compulsory-voting.pdf.
  • 2010e, Electoral Backgrounder: Informal Voting, AEC, Canberra, viewed 24 January 2011, http://www.aec.gov.au/About_AEC/Publications/Backgrounders/files/2010-eb-informal-voting.pdf.
  • 2010f, Informality (%) House of Representatives and Senate, AEC, Canberra, viewed 19 January 2011, http://www.aec.gov.au/Voting/Informal_Voting/summary.htm.
  • 2011a, Glossary, AEC, Canberra, viewed 9 February 2011, http://www.aec.gov.au/footer/Glossary.htm#o.
  • 2011b, Submission to the Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters Inquiry into the conduct of the 2010 Federal Election and matters related thereto, Submission no. 87, AEC, Canberra, viewed 15 March 2011, http://www.aph.gov.au/house/committee/em/elect10/subs/Sub087.pdf.

Australian Government 2009, Electoral Reform Green Paper – Strengthening Australia's Democracy, September 2009, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Canberra, viewed 10 February 2011, http://www.dpmc.gov.au/consultation/elect_reform/strengthening_democracy/index.cfm.

Mason R, Lind D & Marchal W 1983, Statistics: An Introduction, 3rd edn, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc.

McAllister I, Makkai T & Patterson C 1992, Informal Voting in the 1987 and 1990 Australian Federal Elections, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.

McAllister I & Makkai T 1993, 'Institutions, Society or Protest? Explaining Invalid Votes in Australian Elections', Electoral Studies, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 23–40.

Nelson P 2010a, Electoral Division Rankings: 2006 Census (2009 Electoral Boundaries), Research Paper No. 18, 2009–10, Parliamentary Library, Department of Parliamentary Services, Canberra, viewed 1 February 2011, http://www.aph.gov.au/library/pubs/rp/2009-10/10rp18.pdf.

Parliament of Australia, Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters (JSCEM) 2009, Report on the Conduct of the 2007 Federal Election and Matters Related Thereto, JSCEM, Canberra, viewed 24 January 2011, http://www.aph.gov.au/house/committee/em/elect07/report2.htm.