Ranking the Independent Senate Votes in 2010


December 6, 2015

We have ranked from highest percentage of votes received to lowest of all 41 independents that ran for the senate in the 2010 federal election. Ungrouped independents have been italicised.

1. John Glynn: 2567 votes or 1.12%. Came 5th in a field of 5 in the ACT.

2. Dino Ottavi:
1054 votes or 0.32%. Came 9th in a field of 11 in Tasmania.

3. Ian Lee: 314 votes or 0.32%. Came 7th in a field of 9 in the NT.


4. Anthony Fels: 3447 votes or 0.28% with 16% cast below the line. Came 14th in a field of 24 in WA.

5. Mark Aldridge: 2186 votes or 0.22% with 18% cast below the line. Came 14th in a field of 19 in SA.

6. Cheryl Kernot:
7965 votes or 0.19% with 40% cast below the line. Came 16th in a field of 37 in NSW.

7. Stephen Mayne:
6021 votes or 0.19% with 44% cast below the line. Came 13th in a field of 23 in Victoria.

8. Joseph Toscano:
3906 votes or 0.12% with 19% cast below the line. Came 17th in a field of 23 in Victoria.

9. Scott Cowans:
1464 votes or 0.12% with 13% cast below the line. Came 21st in a field of 24 in WA.

10. Maurie Ryan:
119 votes or 0.12%. Came 9th in a field of 9 in NT.


11. Russell Wattie: 2314 votes or 0.09% with 7% cast below the line. Came 19th in a field of 29 in Qld.

12. Michelle Drummond: 839 votes or 0.08%. Came 19th in a field of 19 in SA.

13. Paddy Embry:
988 votes or 0.07% with 18% cast below the line. Came 22nd in a field of 24 in WA.

14. Jennifer Stefanac: 2301 votes or 0.06% with 5% cast below the line. Came 23rd in a field of 37 in NSW.

15. Michael Eckford: 2029 votes or 0.05% with 6.5% cast below the line. Came 24th in a field of 37 in NSW.

16. Paul Spencer:
1163 votes or 0.05% with 13% cast below the line. Came 21st in a field of 29 in Qld.

17. Darrin Hodges:
1864 votes or 0.04% with 4% cast below the line. Came equal 25th in a field of 37 in NSW.

18. William Bourke: 1701 votes or 0.04% with 19% cast below the line. Came equal 25th in a field of 37 in NSW.

19. Robert Hodges: 1521 votes or 0.04% with 9% cast below the line. Came equal 25th in a field of 37 in NSW.

20. Leon Belgrave:
1475 votes or 0.04% with 3% cast below the line. Came equal 25th in a field of 37 in NSW.

21. E-Jay Lindsay-Park: 1031 votes or 0.04% with 11% cast below the line. Came equal 22nd in a field of 29 in Qld.

22. Mark White: 863 votes or 0.04%. Came equal 22nd in a field of 29 in Qld.

23. Gerry Georgatos:
552 votes or 0.04% with 25% cast below the line. Came 23rd in a field of 24 in WA.

24. John Pyke: 765 votes or 0.03% with 16% cast below the line. Came 24th in a field of 29 in Qld.

25. Rosemary Steineck:
366 votes or 0.03% with 25% cast below the line. Came 24th in a field of 24 in WA.


26. Nadia Bloom: 1011 votes or 0.02% with 9.5% cast below the line. Came equal 29th in a field of 37 in NSW.

27. Tony Robinson:
952 votes or 0.02% with 9% cast below the line. Came equal 29th in a field of 37 in NSW.

28. Meg Sampson:
947 votes or 0.02% with 7% cast below the line. Came equal 29th in a field of 37 in NSW.

29. David Barker: 773 votes or 0.02% with 7% cast below the line. Came equal 29th in a field of 37 in NSW.

30. Hamish Richardson: 769 votes or 0.02%. Came equal 29th in a field of 37 in NSW.

31. Grant Beale: 615 votes or 0.02%. Came 22nd in a field of 23 in Victoria.

32. Andrew Whalan: 353 votes or 0.01%. Came 35th in a field of 37 in NSW.

33. Glen Shea:
269 votes or 0.01%. Came 23rd in a field of 23 in Victoria.


34. Bryan Pape:
242 votes or 0.01%. Came 34th in a field of 37 in NSW.


35. Maurie Carroll:
221 votes or 0.01%. Came equal 25th in a field of 29 in Qld.


36. Peter Pyke:
176 votes or 0.01%. Came equal 25th in a field of 29 in Qld.


37. Don Bambrick: 125 votes or 0.01%. Came equal 25th in a field of 29 in Qld.

38. Mark Smith:
86 votes. Came 28th in a field of 29 in Qld.


39. Stewart Scott-Irving:
73 votes. Came 36th in a field of 37 in NSW.


40. Jarrod Wirth:
67 votes. Came 29th in a field of 29 in Qld.


41 Norman Hooper: 39 votes. Came 37th in a field of 37 in NSW.