Division of Ryan

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Ryan
Australian House of Representatives Division
Division of Ryan 2019.png
Division of Ryan in Queensland, as of the 2019 federal election.
Created1949
MPJulian Simmonds
PartyLiberal National
NamesakeT. J. Ryan
Electors106,256 (2019)
Area370 km2 (142.9 sq mi)
DemographicOuter Metropolitan

The Division of Ryan is an Australian Electoral Division in Queensland. The division was created in 1949 and is named after T. J. Ryan, Premier of Queensland from 1915 to 1919. Ryan is located in south east Queensland, and is generally based on the western suburbs of the City of Brisbane.

Location[edit]

The Division of Ryan encompasses a number of whole and part suburbs and localities:[1][2]

Members[edit]

Member Party Term
  Nigel Drury Liberal 1949–1975
  John Moore Liberal 1975–2001
  Leonie Short Labor 2001
  Michael Johnson Liberal 2001–2010
  Independent 2010
  Jane Prentice Liberal National 2010–2019
  Julian Simmonds Liberal National 2019–present

Election results[edit]

2019 Australian federal election: Ryan[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal National Julian Simmonds 46,869 48.61 −3.51
Labor Peter Cossar 23,560 24.43 +1.46
Greens Jake Schoermer 19,621 20.35 +1.59
One Nation Rodney Miles 2,080 2.16 +2.16
Animal Justice Joanne Webb 1,854 1.92 +1.92
United Australia Larry Crouch 1,478 1.53 +1.53
Conservative National Andrew Banks 964 1.00 +1.00
Total formal votes 96,426 97.60 −0.04
Informal votes 2,369 2.40 +0.04
Turnout 98,795 92.98 −0.34
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal National Julian Simmonds 54,023 56.03 −2.95
Labor Peter Cossar 42,403 43.97 +2.95
Liberal National hold Swing −2.95

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Map of the Federal Electoral Division of Ryan" (PDF). Australian Electoral Commission. March 2018. Archived (PDF) from the original on 11 March 2019. Retrieved 18 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 8 April 2019.
  3. ^ Ryan, QLD, Tally Room 2019, Australian Electoral Commission.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 27°28′12″S 152°51′04″E / 27.470°S 152.851°E / -27.470; 152.851