Electoral results for the Division of Laanecoorie

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This is a list of electoral results for the Division of Laanecoorie in Australian federal elections from the division's creation in 1901 until its abolition in 1913.

Members[edit]

Member Party Term
  Carty Salmon Protectionist 1901–1909
  Commonwealth Liberal 1909–1913

Election results[edit]

Elections in the 1910s[edit]

Australian federal election, 1910: Laanecoorie
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Carty Salmon 8,959 50.8 -17.0
Labour Arthur Fraser 8,664 49.2 +17.0
Total formal votes 17,623 98.3
Informal votes 296 1.7
Turnout 17,919 68.5
Liberal hold Swing -1.9

Elections in the 1900s[edit]

Australian federal election, 1906: Laanecoorie
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Protectionist Carty Salmon 5,204 37.5 -37.1
Labour William Rowe 4,466 32.2 +32.2
Anti-Socialist Walter Grose 4,206 30.3 +4.9
Total formal votes 13,876 94.0
Informal votes 881 6.0
Turnout 14,757 53.5
Protectionist hold Swing -21.9
Australian federal election, 1903: Laanecoorie
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Protectionist Carty Salmon 6,930 74.6 +22.5
Free Trade David Bevan 2,358 25.4 +25.4
Total formal votes 9,288 96.8
Informal votes 311 3.2
Turnout 9,599 48.1
Protectionist hold Swing +22.5
Australian federal election, 1901: Laanecoorie
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Protectionist Carty Salmon 3,054 52.1 +52.1
Ind. Protectionist Walter Grose 2,819 47.9 +47.9
Total formal votes 5,864 99.5
Informal votes 30 0.5
Turnout 5,894 58.1
Protectionist win (new seat)

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