Baram (federal constituency)

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Baram
Sarawak constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Anyi Ngau
GPS
Constituency created1968
First contested1969
Last contested2018

Baram is a federal constituency in Sarawak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1971.

The federal constituency was created in the 1968 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

2008–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Nabor, Pengalayan, Marudi, Beluru, Jegan, Teruking, Lubok Nibong, Puyut, Tutoh, Long Lama, Apoh, Long Miri, Pana, Akahpatah, San, Liomatu.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Nabor, Pengalayan, Marudi, Beluru, Teruking, Long Teru, Jegan, Long Miri, Pana, Akapatah, San, Long Lama, Apoh, Lubok Nibong, Puyut, Liomatu, Tutoh, Long Peluan, Bario, Pa' Lungan, Dano, Remudu, Lellang.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Baram
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
1969-1971 Parliament was suspended[2][3]
3rd 1971-1974 Luhat Wan SNAP
4th 1974-1976
1976-1978 BN
5th 1978-1982
6th 1982-1986
7th 1986-1990
8th 1990-1995 Harrison Ngau Laing Independent
9th 1995-1999 Jacob Dungau Sagan BN
10th 1999-2004
11th 2004-2008
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018 Anyi Ngau
14th 2018
2018-present GPS

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Anyi Ngau 12,171 54.45 + 4.91
PH Roland Engan 10,181 45.55 - 2.95
Total valid votes 22,352 100.00
Total rejected ballots 399
Unreturned ballots 55
Turnout 22,806 63.91
Registered electors 35,685
Majority 1,990 8.90
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Sarawak [P.U. (B) 247/2018]" (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 Sarawak [P.U. (B) 321/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Anyi Ngau 9,182 49.54
PKR Roland Engan 8,988 48.50
Independent Patrick Sibat 363 1.96
Total valid votes 18,533 100.00
Total rejected ballots 242
Unreturned ballots 21
Turnout 18,796 63.96
Registered electors 29,385
Majority 194
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Jacob Dungau Sagan 7,996 66.92
Independent Kebing Wan 3,952 33.08
Total valid votes 11,948 100.00
Total rejected ballots 167
Unreturned ballots 11
Turnout 12,126 49.65
Registered electors 24,425
Majority 4,044
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Jacob Dungau Sagan 7,551 64.03
SNAP Kebing Wan 4,241 35.97
Total valid votes 11,792 100.00
Total rejected ballots 165
Unreturned ballots 16
Turnout 11,973 47.21
Registered electors
Majority 3,310
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Jacob Dungau Sagan 8,609 83.21
Independent Sedi Li 1,737 16.79
Total valid votes 10,346 100.00
Total rejected ballots 259
Unreturned ballots 14
Turnout 10,619 42.74
Registered electors
Majority 6,872
BN gain Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Jacob Dungau Sagan 8,829 68.20
PBS Harrison Ngau Laing 3,106 23.99
Independent Luhat Wan 1,010 7.80
Total valid votes 12,945 100.00
Total rejected ballots 190
Unreturned ballots 23
Turnout 13,158 50.09
Registered electors
Majority 5,723
BN gain Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Independent Harrison Ngau Laing 5,581 45.69
BN Luhat Wan 4,742 38.82
Independent Jok Ding 1,892 15.49
Total valid votes 12,215 100.00
Total rejected ballots 202
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 12,417 54.65
Registered electors
Majority 839
Independent gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Luhat Wan 5,813 53.01
Independent Jok Ding 3,439 31.36
Independent Joshua Lawai 1,325 12.08
Independent Wong Ah Siew 389 3.55
Total valid votes 10,966 100.00
Total rejected ballots 306
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 11,272 52.47
Registered electors 21,482
Majority 2,374
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1982
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Luhat Wan 5,905 59.29
Independent Gabriel Yuking 2,833 28.44
Independent Kho Thiang Seng 1,222 12.27
Total valid votes 9,960 100.00
Total rejected ballots 397
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 10,357 54.74
Registered electors 18,921
Majority 3,072
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1978
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
On the nomination day, Luhat Wan won uncontested.
BN Luhat Wan
Total valid votes 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors
Majority
BN gain from SNAP Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
SNAP Luhat Wan 6,050 58.87
BN Joseph Wan Tingang 4,227 41.13
Total valid votes 10,277 100.00
Total rejected ballots 590
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 10,867 71.41
Registered electors 15,218
Majority 1,823
SNAP hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1969
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
SNAP Luhat Wan 5,100 58.23
SUPP Tama Weng Tinggang Wan 1,863 21.27
PESAKA Gau Jau 1,795 20.50
Total valid votes 8,758 100.00
Total rejected ballots 550
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 9,308 71.32
Registered electors 13,051
Majority 3,237
This was a new constituency created.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Polling Districts and Polling Centres for the Federal Constituencies and State Constituencies of the States of Sarawak [P.U. (B) 502/2015]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 30 December 2015. Retrieved 2016-07-12.
  2. ^ Ahmad Fauzi Mustafa (2012-03-12). "Hanya Yang di-Pertuan Agong ada kuasa panggil Parlimen bersidang". Utusan Online. Archived from the original on 2016-06-04. Retrieved 2016-05-05.
  3. ^ "www.parlimen.gov.my" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-05-05.