Five graphs that show how Australian voters turned on the Coalition


by Josh Nicholas

01 June 2022


The major parties also received their lowest recorded first preference vote, continuing a downward trend that stretches back decades.


Using data from the Australian Electoral Commission and our seat explorer, Guardian Australia has crunched the numbers to help explain the election result. The seat results are based on predictions and, as of writing, none of these seats have been officially declared by the AEC.


The Coalition lost 18 seats, 10 went to Labor and six to independents. The Greens picked up three seats in Queensland, two from the Coalition and one from Labor.



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