Bakri (federal constituency)

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Bakri
Johor constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Yeo Bee Yin
PH
Constituency created1984
First contested1986
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]73,883

Bakri is a federal constituency in Johor, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1986.

The federal constituency was created in the 1984 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

2004–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Jalan Ismail, Bukit Treh, Parit Beting, Sabak Awor, Parit Tiram, Bentayan, Pasar, Bandar Timor, Jalan Daud Timor, Jalan Daud Barat, Jalan Sakeh, Taman Orkid, Temenggong Ahmad Dalam, Sungai Abong, Jalan Haji Abdullah, Haji Abdullah Selatan, Jeram Tengah, Bukit Batu, Kampong Ulu, Simpang Jeram, Sri Tanjong, Kampong Sungai Abong, Sungai Abong Tengah, Pekan Bukit Bakri Timor, Pekan Bukit Bakri Barat, Bakri, Parit Zain, Ayer Manis, Bukit Naning, Ayer Hitam, Kampong Parit Tengah, Parit No. 5.

2016–present:[2] The constituency contains the polling districts of Jalan Ismail, Bukit Treh, Parit Beting, Sabak Awor, Parit Tiram, Bentayan, Pasar, Bandar Timor, Jalan Daud Timor, Jalan Daud Barat, Jalan Sakeh, Taman Orkid, Temenggong Ahmad Dalam, Sungai Abong, Jalan Haji Abdullah, Haji Abdullah Selatan, Jeram Tengah, Bukit Batu, Kampong Ulu, Simpang Jeram, Sri Tanjong, Kampong Sungai Abong, Sungai Abong Tengah, Sungai Abong Baru, Pekan Bukit Bakri Timor, Pekan Bukit Bakri Barat, Bakri, Parit Zain, Ayer Manis, Bukit Naning, Ayer Hitam, Kampong Parit Tengah, Parit No 5, Parit No 3.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Bakri
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
7th 1986-1990 Chua Jui Meng BN (MCA)
8th 1990-1995
9th 1995-1999
10th 1999-2004
11th 2004-2008
12th 2008-2013 Er Teck Hwa DAP
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018-present Yeo Bee Yin PH (DAP)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Yeo Bee Yin 38,718 62.65 + 8.22
BN Koh Chon Chai 15,507 25.09 - 20.48
PAS Zarul @ Mohammad Zahrul Salleh 7,575 12.26 + 12.26
Total valid votes 61,800 100.00
Total rejected ballots 631
Unreturned ballots 201
Turnout 62,632 84.77
Registered electors 73,883
Majority 23,211 37.56
PH gain from DAP Swing ?
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Johore [P.U. (B) 244/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 3 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.

"Federal Government Gazette - Results of Contested Election and Statements of the Poll after the Official Addition of Votes, Parliamentary Constituencies for the State of Johore [P.U. (B) 318/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Er Teck Hwa 31,118 54.43 + 3.56
BN Lee Ching Yong 26,051 45.57 - 3.56
Total valid votes 57,169 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,101
Unreturned ballots 183
Turnout 58,453 86.98
Registered electors 67,202
Majority 5,067
DAP hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Er Teck Hwa 21,051 50.87 + 24.95
BN Tay Puay Chuan 20,329 49.13 - 24.95
Total valid votes 41,380 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,561
Unreturned ballots 227
Turnout 43,168 76.55
Registered electors 56,372
Majority 722
DAP gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Chua Jui Meng 29,320 74.08 + 6.50
DAP Azhari Ismail 10,261 25.92 - 6.50
Total valid votes 39,581 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,177
Unreturned ballots 181
Turnout 40,939 73.85
Registered electors
Majority 19,059
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Chua Jui Meng 25,676 67.58 + 5.23
DAP Lim Sey Wee 12,316 32.42 + 4.73
Total valid votes 37,992 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,375
Unreturned ballots 119
Turnout 39,486 74.15
Registered electors
Majority 13,360
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Chua Jui Meng 22,162 62.35 + 7.82
DAP Tan Kok Kwang 9,844 27.69 - 17.78
PAS Mohd Huridin Samuri 3,541 9.96 + 9.96
Total valid votes 35,547 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,076
Unreturned ballots 219
Turnout 36,842 73.71
Registered electors
Majority 12,318
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Chua Jui Meng 18,730 54.53 + 5.08
DAP Lee Ban Chen 15,619 45.47 - 0.29
Total valid votes 34,349 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,207
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 35,556 74.94
Registered electors
Majority 3,111
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Chua Jui Meng 14,818 49.45
DAP Song Sing Kwee 13,713 45.76
PAS Hassan Hussein 1,437 4.80
Total valid votes 29,968 100.00
Total rejected ballots 761
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 30,729 71.32
Registered electors 43,085
Majority 1,105
This was a new constituency created.

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