Electoral results for the Division of Forde

This is a list of electoral results for the Division of Forde in Australian federal elections from the division's creation in 1984 until the present.

MembersEdit

Member Party Term
  David Watson Liberal 1984–1987
  Mary Crawford Labor 1987–1996
  Kay Elson Liberal 1996–2007
  Brett Raguse Labor 2007–2010
  Bert van Manen Liberal National 2010–present

Election resultsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

2019Edit

2019 Australian federal election: Forde[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal National Bert van Manen 39,819 43.50 +2.87
Labor Des Hardman 27,008 29.51 −8.13
One Nation Ian Bowron 10,807 11.81 +11.81
Greens Kirsty Petersen 7,987 8.73 +2.30
United Australia Paul Creighton 3,696 4.04 +4.04
Conservative National Les Innes 2,217 2.42 +2.42
Total formal votes 91,534 95.36 +0.43
Informal votes 4,449 4.64 −0.43
Turnout 95,983 89.49 +0.31
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal National Bert van Manen 53,635 58.60 +7.97
Labor Des Hardman 37,899 41.40 −7.97
Liberal National hold Swing +7.97

2016Edit

2016 Australian federal election: Forde[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal National Bert van Manen 34,096 40.63 −1.91
Labor Des Hardman 31,587 37.64 +3.64
Greens Sally Spain 5,393 6.43 +2.26
Independent David Wilks 5,242 6.25 +6.25
Family First Annelise Hellberg 4,687 5.59 +3.35
Liberty Alliance Shaun Spain 2,905 3.46 +3.46
Total formal votes 83,910 94.93 +2.20
Informal votes 4,486 5.07 −2.20
Turnout 88,396 89.28 −3.32
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal National Bert van Manen 42,486 50.63 −3.75
Labor Des Hardman 41,424 49.37 +3.75
Liberal National hold Swing −3.75

2013Edit

2013 Australian federal election: Forde[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal National Bert van Manen 32,271 42.54 −1.54
Labor Peter Beattie 25,794 34.00 −3.39
Palmer United Blair Brewster 9,445 12.45 +12.45
Greens Sally Spain 3,162 4.17 −8.05
Family First Amanda Best 1,701 2.24 −4.08
Katter's Australian Paul Hunter 1,652 2.18 +2.18
Rise Up Australia Jonathan Jennings 745 0.98 +0.98
Independent Joshua Sloss 698 0.92 +0.92
Australian Voice Keith Douglas 262 0.35 +0.35
CEC Jan Pukallus 130 0.17 +0.17
Total formal votes 75,860 92.73 −0.14
Informal votes 5,948 7.27 +0.14
Turnout 81,808 92.60 +0.94
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal National Bert van Manen 41,256 54.38 +2.75
Labor Peter Beattie 34,604 45.62 −2.75
Liberal National hold Swing +2.75

2010Edit

2010 Australian federal election: Forde[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal National Bert van Manen 30,967 44.08 +0.01
Labor Brett Raguse 26,268 37.39 -8.92
Greens Petrina Maizey 8,583 12.22 +7.78
Family First Melissa Raassina 4,440 6.32 +3.56
Total formal votes 70,258 92.87 -2.42
Informal votes 5,397 7.13 +2.42
Turnout 75,655 91.64 -1.05
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal National Bert van Manen 36,271 51.63 +4.99
Labor Brett Raguse 33,987 48.37 -4.99
Liberal National gain from Labor Swing +4.99

Elections in the 2000sEdit

2007Edit

2007 Australian federal election: Forde
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Brett Raguse 34,721 44.35 +12.15
Liberal Wendy Creighton 26,576 33.95 -19.14
National Hajnal Ban 9,550 12.20 +12.12
Greens Andy Grodecki 3,756 4.80 +0.73
Family First Iona Abrahamson 1,756 2.24 -1.84
One Nation Rod Evans 671 0.86 -2.87
Independent Chris Coyle 623 0.80 +0.80
Democrats Maaz Syed 419 0.54 -0.79
CEC Daniel Hope 216 0.28 +0.05
Total formal votes 78,288 95.39 +1.95
Informal votes 3,782 4.61 -1.95
Turnout 82,070 94.14 -0.34
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Brett Raguse 41,419 52.91 +14.43
Liberal Wendy Creighton 36,869 47.09 -14.43
Labor gain from Liberal Swing +14.43

2004Edit

2004 Australian federal election: Forde
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Kay Elson 41,335 54.81 +5.60
Labor Sean Leader 23,382 31.00 -2.35
Greens Daniel Lloyd 3,076 4.08 +1.07
Family First Shereen Hinds 2,986 3.96 +3.96
One Nation Aaron Heaps 2,935 3.89 -5.87
Democrats Anita Martin 1,018 1.35 -3.29
David Gordon Howse 515 0.68 +0.68
CEC Daniel Hope 171 0.23 +0.23
Total formal votes 75,418 93.62 -0.59
Informal votes 5,143 6.38 +0.59
Turnout 80,561 93.30 +0.50
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Kay Elson 47,502 62.98 +6.00
Labor Sean Leader 27,916 37.02 -6.00
Liberal hold Swing +6.00

2001Edit

2001 Australian federal election: Forde
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Kay Elson 38,263 49.67 +6.92
Labor Val Smith 25,424 33.00 +0.34
One Nation Alice Ngahooro 7,372 9.57 -7.53
Democrats Alan Dickson 3,620 4.70 +0.20
Greens Rose Clyne 2,363 3.07 +0.82
Total formal votes 77,042 94.11 -1.89
Informal votes 4,825 5.89 +1.89
Turnout 81,867 95.13
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Kay Elson 44,207 57.38 +2.13
Labor Val Smith 32,835 42.62 -2.13
Liberal hold Swing +2.13

Elections in the 1990sEdit

1998Edit

1998 Australian federal election: Forde
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Kay Elson 29,358 42.74 +0.29
Labor Peter Keech 22,431 32.66 +0.87
One Nation Adrian Dean 11,746 17.10 +17.10
Democrats Alan Dickson 3,093 4.50 -3.47
Greens Daniel Habermann 1,546 2.25 -0.15
Family Law Reform Geoff Daniels 286 0.42 +0.42
CEC Danny Hope 229 0.33 +0.33
Total formal votes 68,689 96.00 -1.33
Informal votes 2,863 4.00 +1.33
Turnout 71,552 93.23 -0.28
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Kay Elson 37,948 55.25 -6.76
Labor Peter Keech 30,741 44.75 +6.76
Liberal hold Swing -6.76

1996Edit

1996 Australian federal election: Forde
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Kay Elson 28,172 40.82 +3.63
Labor Mary Crawford 23,201 33.62 -9.15
National Garth Carey 9,833 14.25 +6.06
Democrats Xanthe Adams 5,507 7.98 +2.69
Greens Aaron Wise 1,683 2.44 -0.42
Indigenous Peoples Marshall Bell 612 0.89 +0.84
Total formal votes 69,008 97.26 -0.05
Informal votes 1,943 2.74 +0.05
Turnout 70,951 93.51 -1.07
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Kay Elson 41,087 59.70 +9.44
Labor Mary Crawford 27,735 40.30 -9.44
Liberal gain from Labor Swing +9.44

1993Edit

1993 Australian federal election: Forde
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Mary Crawford 36,227 51.76 +4.90
Liberal Jim Planincic 23,590 33.70 -0.39
Democrats Alan Dickson 4,085 5.84 -6.32
National Peter Flaws 2,527 3.61 -0.51
Greens Barry Stark 2,070 2.96 +1.41
Confederate Action Marion Corbley 1,494 2.13 +2.13
Total formal votes 69,993 97.51 +0.16
Informal votes 1,787 2.49 -0.16
Turnout 71,780 94.58
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Mary Crawford 40,969 58.57 +2.22
Liberal Jim Planincic 28,979 41.43 -2.22
Labor hold Swing +2.22

1990Edit

1990 Australian federal election: Forde
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Mary Crawford 28,063 43.7 -2.7
Liberal Brad Bauman 24,232 37.7 +2.2
Democrats Jason Neville 7,138 11.1 +5.0
Greens Coral Wynter 2,169 3.4 +3.4
National Ross Adams 1,697 3.1 -8.9
Independent John Duggan 646 1.0 +1.0
Total formal votes 64,215 97.4
Informal votes 1,717 2.6
Turnout 65,932 94.4
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Mary Crawford 34,910 54.5 +3.5
Liberal Brad Bauman 29,161 45.5 -3.5
Labor hold Swing +3.5

Elections in the 1980sEdit

1987Edit

1987 Australian federal election: Forde
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Mary Crawford 27,441 46.4 +1.5
Liberal David Watson 20,957 35.5 +3.7
National Tony Philbrick 7,107 12.0 -4.5
Democrats Sheila Rieff 3,582 6.1 -0.7
Total formal votes 59,087 96.7
Informal votes 2,040 3.3
Turnout 61,127 92.3
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Mary Crawford 30,152 51.0 +1.0
Liberal David Watson 28,925 49.0 -1.0
Labor gain from Liberal Swing +1.0

1984Edit

1984 Australian federal election: Forde
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Hamish Linacre 23,573 44.9 -2.7
Liberal David Watson 16,707 31.8 -9.9
National Francis Gaffy 8,675 16.5 +13.2
Democrats Michael Coogan 3,564 6.8 -0.8
Total formal votes 52,519 94.8
Informal votes 2,909 5.2
Turnout 55,428 92.0
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal David Watson 26,272 50.0 +2.7
Labor Hamish Linacre 26,229 50.0 -2.7
Liberal gain from Labor Swing +2.7

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Forde, QLD, Tally Room 2019, Australian Electoral Commission.
  2. ^ Forde, QLD, Virtual Tally Room 2016, Australian Electoral Commission.
  3. ^ 2013 results for Forde, AEC.
  4. ^ "2010 results for Forde". AEC.