Newcastle (NSW)

Sharon Grierson (Labor)

ProvincialA

Seat Margin: 6.9%

2001 election swing:

 5.3% to Coalition

NSW swing: 

3.4% to Coalition

  Republic 'yes': 51.0r

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2001 Census Data*

National ranking
(out of 150)

State 
ranking
(out of 50)

Median household income

836

104

36

Unemployment

11.2%

10

6

Persons aged over 65

16.7%

18

8

Born in NES country

7.1%

91

30

 

Due to a candidate's death, Newcastle didn't vote at the '98 election; the Coalition didn't run a candidate at the subsequent supplementary election. Two party preferred for that year is therefore estimated.

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AEC Member

   ABC (Antony Green)

Poll Bludger

A: AEC socio-demographic  
r:
yes vote at 1999 referendum 
* From Parliament House Library

Voted for Latham