Ipoh Timor (federal constituency)

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Ipoh Timor (P064)
Perak constituency
DUN Perak 2020.svg
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
Constituency created1994
First contested1995
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]91,486
Area (km²)[2]43

Ipoh Timor is a federal constituency in Kinta District, Perak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1995.

The federal constituency was created in the 1994 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system. This is only one of two constituencies naming in same city. The other one is Ipoh Barat.

Demographics[edit]

Ethnic breakdown of Ipoh Timor's electorate as of 2018[3]

  Chinese (69.36%)
  Malay (23.47%)
  Indian (6.4%)
  Other ethnicities (0.58%)

History[edit]

Polling districts[edit]

According to the federal gazette issued on 30 March 2018, the Ipoh Timor constituency is divided into 26 polling districts.[4]

State constituency Polling districts Code Location
Canning(N25) Taman Ipoh Timor 064/25/01 Kolej Vokasional Ipoh
Taman Ipoh Selatan 064/25/02 SK Marian Convent
Taman Wah Keong 064/25/03 Dewan Chung Tack
Simee Barat 064/25/04 SJK (C) Chung Tack
Simee Timor 064/25/05 SJK (T) Kg. Simee
Taman Ipoh 064/25/06 SK La Salle
Taman Ipoh Barat 064/25/07 SK La Salle
Canning Garden Barat 064/25/08 SK Marian Convent
Canning Garden Timor 064/25/09 SK Ho Seng Ong Methodist
Lumba Kuda 064/25/10 Sekolah Izzudin Shah
Taman Cempaka 064/25/11 SMK Raja Chulan
Desa Cempaka 064/25/12 SK Raja Chulan
Tebing Tinggi(N26) Jalan Dato Maharaja Lela 064/26/01 SMK St. Michael
Jalan Sultan Yusof 064/26/02 SMK Methodist (ACS)
Jalan Tun Perak 064/26/03 SK Dato' Panglima Kinta
Sungai Kinta 064/26/04 SK Kuala Pari
Tebing Sungai Kinta 064/26/05 SJK (C) Chung San
Kampong Paloh 064/26/06 Sekolah Perdagangan Shen Jai
Tebing Tinggi 064/26/07 SJK (C) Chung San
Kuala Pari Hilir 064/26/08 SK Kuala Pari
Kampong Seri Kinta 064/26/09 Sekolah Agama Rakyat Al Rashidiah
Pengkalan Barat 064/26/10 SMK Kg. Pasir Puteh
Pengkalan Gate 064/26/11 SMK Lahat
Pengkalan Pegoh 064/26/12 SK Pengkalan Pegoh
Pasir Pinji(N27) Jalan Bendahara 064/27/01 SJK (C) Sam Chai
Kampar Road 064/27/02 SMK (P) Methodist
Housing Trust 064/27/03 SMK Raja Perempuan
Pasir Pinji Utara 064/27/04
  • SJK (C) Pasir Pinji 1
  • SJK (C) Pasir Pinji 2
Pasir Pinji Selatan 064/27/05 SMK Jalan Pasir Puteh
Pinji Lane Utara 064/27/06 SK Raja Dihilir Ekram
Pasir Puteh Utara 064/27/07 SK Raja Dihilir Ekram
Pasir Puteh Baru 064/27/08 SMK Jalan Pasir Puteh
Pinji Lane Selatan 064/27/09 SK Pinji
Pasir Puteh Selatan 064/27/10 SK Kampong Pasir Puteh
Taman Pengkalan Jaya 064/27/11 SK Jalan Pegoh

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Ipoh Timor
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created, renamed from Pasir Pinji
9th 1995-1999 Chang Kon You (郑光祖) BN (MCA)
10th 1999-2004 Thong Fah Chong (汤华昌)
11th 2004-2008 Lim Kit Siang (林吉祥) DAP
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018 Thomas Su Keong Siong (苏建祥)
14th 2018-present Wong Kah Woh (黄家和) PH (DAP)

State constituency[edit]

Parliamentary

constituency

State constituency
1955–59* 1959–1974 1974–1986 1986–1995 1995–2004 2004–2018 2018–present
Ipoh Timor Canning
Pasir Pinji
Taman Canning
Tebing Tinggi

Current state assembly members[edit]

No. State Constituency Member Coalition (Party)
N25 Canning Jenny Choy Tsi Jen PH (DAP)
N26 Tebing Tinggi Dr. Abdul Aziz Bari
N27 Pasir Pinji Lee Chuan How

Local governments[edit]

No. State Constituency Local Government
N25 Canning Ipoh City Council
N26 Tebing Tinggi
  • Ipoh City Council
  • Batu Gajah District Council
N27 Pasir Pinji Ipoh City Council

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Wong Kah Woh 56,519 80.46 +80.46
BN Kathleen Wong Mei Yin 13,722 19.54 -3.97
Total valid votes 70,241 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,023
Unreturned ballots 462
Turnout 71,726 78.40
Registered electors 91,486
Majority 42,797 60.93
PH hold Swing
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Perak [P.U. (B) 237/2018]" (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 Perak [P.U. (B) 311/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Su Keong Siong 49,086 76.49 + 5.71
BN Kathleen Wong Mei Yin 15,086 23.51 - 5.71
Total valid votes 64,172 100.00
Total rejected ballots 834
Unreturned ballots 210
Turnout 65,217 79.71
Registered electors 81,818
Majority 34,000 50.98
DAP hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Lim Kit Siang 37,364 70.78 + 10.58
BN Liew Mun Hon 15,422 29.22 - 10.58
Total valid votes 52,786 100.00
Total rejected ballots 707
Unreturned ballots 501
Turnout 53,994 70.45
Registered electors 76,647
Majority 21,942 41.56
DAP hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Lim Kit Siang 28,851 60.20 + 12.81
BN Thong Fah Chong 19,077 39.80 - 11.94
Total valid votes 47,928 100.00
Total rejected ballots 933
Unreturned ballots 314
Turnout 49,175 67.06
Registered electors 73,329
Majority 9,774 20.40
DAP gain from BN Swing ?


Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Thong Fah Chong 25,273 51.74 + 1.44
DAP Ngeh Koo Ham 23,146 47.39 - 2.31
MDP Mohd Yusoff Omar 427 0.87 + 0.87
Total valid votes 48,846 100.00
Total rejected ballots 808
Unreturned ballots 768
Turnout 50,422 64.73
Registered electors 77,895
Majority 2,127 4.35
BN hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Chang Kon You @ Chen Kwan Wu 24,129 50.30
DAP Kerk Kim Hock 23,837 49.70
Total valid votes 47,966 100.00
Total rejected ballots 875
Unreturned ballots 392
Turnout 49,233 66.68
Registered electors 73,834
Majority 292 0.60
This was a new constituency created.

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