Engineering (constituency)

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Engineering
工程界
Functional Constituency
for the Legislative Council of Hong Kong
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Country  Hong Kong
Electorate 9,406 (2016)[1]
Current constituency
Created 1991
Number of members One
Member(s) Lo Wai-kwok (BPA)

The Engineering is a functional constituency in the elections for the Legislative Council of Hong Kong first created in 1991. The constituency is composed of professional engineers and the members of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers.[2]

Return members[edit]

Election Member Party
1991 Samuel Wong Ping-wai Nonpartisan
Not represented in the Provisional Legislative Council (1997–98)
1998 Raymond Ho Chung-tai Nonpartisan
2004 Alliance
2008 Professional Forum
2012 Lo Wai-kwok Independent
2012 BPA

Electoral Results[edit]

2010s[edit]

Hong Kong legislative election, 2016:Engineering
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BPA Lo Wai-kwok 3,906 55.47 +13.01
Independent Louis Ching Ming-tat 2,097 29.78
Nonpartisan John Luk Wang-kwong 1,039 14.75
Majority 1,809 25.69
Total valid votes 7,042 100.00
Rejected ballots 284
Turnout 7,326 77.89
Registered electors 9,406
Independent gain from Nonpartisan Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2012:Engineering
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Independent Lo Wai-kwok 2,811 41.46
Prof Commons (Civic) Albert Lai Kwong-tak 1,952 28.79 −17.68
Nonpartisan Raymond Ho Chung-tai 1,625 23.97 −26.06
Nonpartisan Luk Wang-kwong 392 5.78
Majority 859 12.49
Total valid votes 6,780 100.00
Rejected ballots 196
Turnout 6,976 76.06
Registered electors 9,172
Independent gain from Nonpartisan Swing

2000s[edit]

Hong Kong legislative election, 2008:Engineering
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Raymond Ho Chung-tai 2,715 50.03
Civic Albert Lai Kwong-tak 2,522 46.47
Nonpartisan Raymond Man 190 3.50
Majority 193 100.00
Total valid votes 5,427 100.00
Rejected ballots 110
Turnout 5,537 66.53
Registered electors 8,323
Nonpartisan hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2004: Engineering
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Raymond Ho Chung-tai 2,973 57.29
Nonpartisan Luk Wang-kwong 2,216 42.71
Nonpartisan hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2000: Engineering
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Raymond Ho Chung-tai 2,186 60.69
Nonpartisan Luk Wang-kwong 1,416 39.31
Nonpartisan hold Swing

1990s[edit]

Hong Kong legislative election, 1998: Engineering
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Raymond Ho Chung-tai 2,036 55.95
Independent Wong King-keung 1112 30.56
Nonpartisan Luk Wang-kwong 491 13.49
Nonpartisan win (new seat)
Hong Kong legislative election, 1995: Engineering
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Samuel Wong Ping-wai 1,382
Nonpartisan Raymond Ho Chung-tai 822
Nonpartisan hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 1991: Engineering
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Samuel Wong Ping-wai 1,334
LDF Tang Ka-fat 151
Nonpartisan win (new seat)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 Legislative Council Election". Elections.gov.hk. 2008-12-09. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  2. ^ [1][dead link]
  3. ^ "2016 Legislative Council Election". Elections.gov.hk. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  4. ^ "2012 Legislative Council Election". Elections.gov.hk. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  5. ^ "2008 Legislative Council Election". Elections.gov.hk. 2008-09-08. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  6. ^ "2004 Legislative Council Election". Elections.gov.hk. Archived from the original on 2012-07-17. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  7. ^ "2000 Legislative Council Election". Elections.gov.hk. Archived from the original on 2012-08-29. Retrieved 2012-11-20.