Research Report 4 - Australian Federal Redistributions 1901-2003: Appendix Two

Updated: 30 May 2013

Appendix Two: Summary Tables

Summary
Redistribution Year Australian Population (includes territories) State State/Territory Population Elector Population Number of Divisions Created Gini Index David-Eisenberg Index Dauer-Kelsay Index
1901 3 826 286 NSW 1 354 846 318 116 26 0.0852 1.6078 0.4736
VIC 1 201 070 257 008 23 0.0625 1.3477 0.5272
QLD 498 129 105 144 9 0.0572 1.3309 0.5089
WA 184 124 87 920 5 0.0362 1.2327 0.5750
1903 3 916 592 SA 368 821 165 188 7 0.0310 1.2265 0.5515
TAS 179 480 80 447 5 0.0244 1.144 0.5832
1906 4 119 481 NSW 1 526 697 673 282 27 0.0446 1.3066 0.4861
VIC 1 231 940 616 426 22 0.0302 1.1766 0.5821
QLD 535 113 234 172 9 0.0520 1.3112 0.5164
WA 261 746 116 199 5 0.0208 1.1060 0.5828
1913 4 872 059 NSW 1 831 716 936 104 27 0.0464 1.2842 0.4815
VIC 1 412 119 727 601 20 0.0211 1.1395 0.5088
QLD 660 158 313 870 10 0.0326 1.2274 0.5774
WA 320 684 151 953 5 0.0081 1.0502 0.5948
1922 5 633 281 NSW 2 172 932 1 105 380 28 0.0266 1.1839 0.5157
VIC 1 590 225 855 784 20 0.0392 1.2518 0.5204
QLD 788 290 391 709 10 0.0384 1.1211 0.5760
WA 343 608 167 095 5 0.0172 1.0758 0.5852
SA 513 194 274 183 7 0.0275 1.1753 0.6503
TAS 218 924 108 618 5 0.0155 1.0783 0.5877
1934 6 705 677 NSW 2 636 203 1 487 206 28 0.0272 1.1638 0.5502
QLD 959 497 514 468 10 0.0257 1.1389 0.5798
SA 584 294 342 019 6 0.0470 1.2691 0.6401
1937 6 866 590 VIC 1 859 487 1 067 430 20 0.0415 1.2183 0.5148
WA 457 111 247 355 5 0.0639 1.3639 0.5476
1949 8 050 882 NSW 3 175 935 1 880 779 47 0.0226 1.2184 0.4921
VIC 2 164 331 1 351 853 33 0.0114 1.2785 0.4689
QLD 1 160 300 669 555 18 0.0411 1.2783 0.5264
WA 544 815 301 223 8 0.0633 1.3524 0.5812
SA 687 873 422 809 10 0.0220 1.1329 0.4829
TAS 284 245 157 668 5 0.0186 1.0953 0.5873
1955 9 313 291 NSW 3 525 923 2 000 209 46 0.0241 1.1985 0.515
VIC 2 555 021 1 418 870 33 0.0179 1.1745 0.5029
QLD 1 350 684 743 574 18 0.0385 1.3649 0.5309
WA 670 750 336 403 9 0.0416 1.2707 0.5238
SA 834 635 458 389 11 0.0254 1.2419 0.4373
TAS 325 801 173 056 5 0.0404 1.2675 0.5728
1968 12 173 300 NSW 430 200 2 376 220 45 0.0508 1.4016 0.4724
VIC 3 356 900 1 756 943 34 0.0147 1.2809 0.4977
WA 930 800 459 422 9 0.0606 1.4229 0.511
SA 1 136 400 608 821 12 0.0384 1.2250 0.5521
TAS 386 000 203 424 5 0.0237 1.1536 0.5856
1969 12 446 027 QLD 1 785 394 912 858 18 0.0517 1.4148 0.4624
1974 13 485 027 WA 1 118 350 574 028 10 0.0531 1.3515 0.5549
ACT 186 326 97 127 2 0.0029 1.0118 N/A
1977 14 074 100 NSW 4 956 700 3 059 402 43 0.0152 1.0870 0.5003
VIC 3 782 300 2 301 695 33 0.0284 1.1526 0.4939
QLD 2 136 800 1 251 659 19 0.0145 1.1002 0.516
WA 1 197 100 694 432 10 0.0219 1.1159 0.5843
SA 1 276 800 814 570 10 0.0165 1.0816 0.5319
TAS 410 600 262 009 5 0.0140 1.071 0.5879
1980 14 695 400 WA 1 269 100 704 240 10 0.0155 1.0996 0.5900
1984 15 555 900 NSW 5 412 000 3 361 268 51 0.0304 1.1254 0.4868
VIC 4 078 500 2 535 478 39 0.0322 1.2170 0.4885
QLD 2 507 000 1 502 836 24 0.0379 1.1382 0.4902
WA 1 383 700 943 570 13 0.0368 1.2035 0.5436
SA 1 353 900 880 904 13 0.0232 1.1546 0.5524
TAS 437 400 280 986 5 0.0132 1.0734 0.5904
ACT 244 600 145 779 2 0.0236 1.0991 N/A
1989 16 806 730 VIC 4 315 170 2 754 072 38 0.0298 11978 0.5040
WA 1 591 077 943 570 14 0.0368 1.2035 0.5436
1992 17 528 982 NSW 5 974 146 3 675 688 50 0.0286 1.1847 0.4980
QLD 3 037 405 1 813 140 25 0.0321 1.2056 0.4938
SA 1 459 622 967 848 12 0.0248 1.1746 0.5671
TAS 471 118 308 899 5 0.0140 1.0829 0.5900
ACT 296 376 178 208 2 0.0161 1.0665 N/A
1994 17 843 268 VIC 4 476 100 2 889 391 37 0.0309 1.2068 0.4912
QLD 3 196 934 1 994 190 26 0.0406 1.2144 0.5068
ACT 300 912 192 096 3 0.0403 1.1976 0.6336
1997 18 524 200 QLD 3 397 100 219 277 27 0.0321 1.2056 0.4938
WA 1 797 900 1 104 904 14 0.0321 1.1955 0.5488
ACT 308 000 204 601 2 0.0097 1.0395 N/A
1999 18 937 000 SA 1 492 400 1 024 632 12 0.1230 1.0764 0.5745
2000 19 157 000 NSW 6 463 500 4 110 100 50 0.0226 1.0205 0.5038
WA 1 883 900 1 184 058 15 0.0300 1.1948 0.5441
TAS 470 400 326 396 5 0.0135 1.0778 0.5906
NT 195 500 109 977 2 0.2300 1.0966 0.4770
2003 19 727 821 VIC 4 888 243 3 259 454 37 0.0220 1.1875 0.4981
SA 1 522 467 1 043 177 11 0.0210 1.1335 0.5299
QLD 3 729 123 2 354 176 28 0.0242 1.1981 0.5185

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N.b. The figures cited for the population of Australia cited in this table refer in the main to the estimated population for that year, as cited in that particular year book, it is therefore likely that slight variations may occur in subsequent editions.