Central and northeastern Perth. The seat covers the Perth CBD, which is in the southwestern corner of the seat. Perth runs along the northern shore of the Swan river, to the east of the Perth CBD. Other suburbs include Maylands, Mount Lawley, Bayswater, Ashfield, Bedford, Morley and Beechboro.
|Group||Party||Votes||Perth %||Statewide %|
|Z||Australian Labor Party||27,532||32.14||26.59|
|S||The Greens (WA)||11,295||13.18||9.49|
|F||Palmer United Party||3,351||3.91||5.01|
|D||Help End Marijuana Prohibition (HEMP) Party||883||1.03||1.07|
Perth is above average for the ALP, and for the Greens.
Booths have been divided into four areas. Polling places in Bayswater and Stirling council areas have been grouped together. Polling places in Bassendean and Swan councils have been merged as “East” and polling places in Perth and Vincent councils have been merged as “South-West”.
While Perth is a centre-left-dominated electorate, the high Greens vote mean that the Liberal Party outpolled the ALP in three out of four areas. The Liberal vote varied from 28% in the east to 39% in Stirling. The ALP’s vote ranged from 28.3% in the south-west to 38% in the east.
The Greens vote ranged from just under 10% in the east to 21% in the south-west.
|Voter group||LIB %||ALP %||GRN %||Total votes||% of votes|