Ang Mo Kio Group Representation Constituency

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Ang Mo Kio
Group Representation Constituency
for the Parliament of Singapore
Ang Mo Kio Group Group Representation Constituency
RegionNorth-East Region, Singapore
Electorate185,465
Current constituency
Created1991; 31 years ago (1991)
Seats5
PartyPAP logo variation.svg People's Action Party
Member(s)Lee Hsien Loong
Darryl David
Gan Thiam Poh
Ng Ling Ling
Nadia Ahmad Samdin
Town CouncilAng Mo Kio
Created from

The Ang Mo Kio Group Representation Constituency is a five-member Group Representation Constituency (GRC) in the north eastern region of Singapore. The constituency encompasses the majority of Ang Mo Kio (Teck Ghee, Cheng San-Seletar, portions of Yio Chu Kang), Seletar Hills, the northern half of Serangoon North, a portion of northern Hougang and a portion of Fernvale. The western portion consists of parts of the Central Catchment Nature Reserve, while in the northeastern corner, it borders the Straits of Johor with two reclaimed islands, Pulau Punggol Barat and Pulau Punggol Timor. The northeast also includes the Sengkang Floating Wetland. This GRC has 5 wards: Teck Ghee, Cheng San- Seletar, Fernvale, Jalan Kayu and Ang Mo Kio-Hougang. The current MPs are Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Darryl David, Gan Thiam Poh, Ng Ling Ling and Nadia Ahmad Samdin from the People's Action Party (PAP).

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Division Incumbent Party
Formation
1991
  • Ang Mo Kio
  • Kebun Baru
  • Teck Ghee
  • Yio Chu Kang
PAP
1997
  • Ang Mo Kio
  • Kebun Baru
  • Nee Soon South
  • Teck Ghee
  • Yio Chu Kang
2001
  • Cheng San–Seletar
  • Kebun Baru
  • Jalan Kayu
  • Nee Soon South
  • Teck Ghee
  • Yio Chu Kang
2006
  • Cheng San–Seletar
  • Kebun Baru
  • Jalan Kayu
  • Nee Soon South
  • Sengkang West
  • Teck Ghee
2011
  • Ang Mo Kio–Hougang
  • Cheng San–Seletar
  • Kebun Baru
  • Jalan Kayu
  • Teck Ghee
  • Yio Chu Kang
2015
  • Ang Mo Kio–Hougang
  • Cheng San–Seletar
  • Jalan Kayu
  • Sengkang South
  • Teck Ghee
  • Yio Chu Kang
2020
  • Ang Mo Kio–Hougang
  • Cheng San–Seletar
  • Jalan Kayu
  • Fernvale
  • Teck Ghee

^ Balaji died in his sleep on 27 September 2010 due to cancer relapse.

^ Yio Chu Kang and Kebun Baru was carved out into Yio Chu Kang SMC and Kebun Baru SMC due to the new electoral boundaries in 2020 and was managed by Yip Hon Weng and Henry Kwek respectively.

^ Ang Mo Kio Town Council is operating under Kebun Baru SMC, Yio Chu Kang SMC and Ang Mo Kio GRC.

Electoral results[edit]

Elections in 1990s[edit]

General Election 1991: Ang Mo Kio GRC
Party Candidate Votes %
PAP Lee Hsien Loong
Yeo Toon Chia
Lau Pin Sum
Umar Abdul Hamid
Unopposed
Registered electors 74,004
PAP hold
General Election 1997: Ang Mo Kio GRC
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
PAP Lee Hsien Loong
Tang Guan Seng
Inderjit Singh
Seng Han Thong
Tan Boon Wan
Unopposed
Registered electors 125,344 N/A
PAP hold Swing N/A

Elections in 2000s[edit]

General Election 2001: Ang Mo Kio GRC
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
PAP Lee Hsien Loong
Inderjit Singh
Seng Han Thong
Tan Boon Wan
Wee Siew Kim
Balaji Sadasivan
Unopposed
Registered electors 166,644 N/A
PAP hold Swing N/A
General Election 2006: Ang Mo Kio GRC
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
PAP Lee Hsien Loong
Balaji Sadasivan
Inderjit Singh
Wee Siew Kim
Lam Pin Min
Lee Bee Wah
96,636 66.14 N/A
WP Yaw Shin Leong
Abdul Salim Bin Haroun
Han Su May
Lee Wai Leng
Melvin Tan
Gopal Krishnan
49,479 33.86 N/A
Turnout 149,094 93.2 N/A
PAP hold Swing N/A

Elections in 2010s[edit]

General Election 2011: Ang Mo Kio GRC
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
PAP Lee Hsien Loong
Yeo Guat Kwang
Inderjit Singh
Seng Han Thong
Ang Hin Kee
Intan Azura Mokhtar
112,677 69.33 Increase3.19
RP Alex Tan
Arthero Lim
Osman Bin Sulaiman
Mansor Rahman
Lim Zi Rui
Vigneswari Ramachandran
49,851 30.67 N/A
Turnout 167,562 93.6 Increase0.4
PAP hold Swing Increase3.14
General Election 2015: Ang Mo Kio GRC
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
PAP Lee Hsien Loong
Darryl David
Ang Hin Kee
Intan Azura Mokhtar
Gan Thiam Poh
Koh Poh Koon
135,115 78.63 Increase9.3
RP M Ravi
Roy Ngerng
Siva Chandran
Osman Bin Sulaiman
Gilbert Goh
Jessie Loo
36,711 21.37 Decrease9.3
Majority 98,404 57.26
Rejected ballots 4,887 2.60
Turnout 176,713 94.11 Increase0.51
PAP hold Swing Increase9.3

Elections in 2020s[edit]

General Election 2020: Ang Mo Kio GRC
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
PAP Lee Hsien Loong
Darryl David
Gan Thiam Poh
Ng Ling Ling
Nadia Ahmad Samdin
124,430 71.91 Decrease6.72
RP Kenneth Jeyaretnam
Charles Yeo
Andy Zhu
Noraini Yunus
Darren Soh
48,600 28.09 Increase6.72
Majority 75,830 43.82
Rejected ballots 5,009 2.81
Turnout 178,039 96.00 Increase1.89
Registered electors 185,465
PAP hold Swing Decrease6.72

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