Iskandar Puteri (federal constituency)

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Iskandar Puteri (P162)
Johor constituency
DUN Johor 2020.svg
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
Constituency created2018
First contested2018
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]138,299
Area (km²)[2]294

Iskandar Puteri is a federal constituency in Johor Bahru District, Johor, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 2018.

The federal constituency was created in the 2018 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.

Demographics[edit]

Ethnic breakdown of Iskandar Puteri's electorate as of 2018[3]

  Chinese (49.79%)
  Malay (36.65%)
  Indian (12.46%)
  Other ethnicities (1.1%)

History[edit]

Polling districts[edit]

According to the federal gazette issued on 30 March 2018, the Iskandar Puteri constituency is divided into 46 polling districts.[4]

State constituency Polling District Code Location
Skudai(N48) Jaya Mas 162/48/01 SK Taman Selesa Jaya
Selesa Jaya 162/48/02 SMK Taman Selesa Jaya
Sri Sinding 162/48/03 SMK Taman Selesa Jaya
Impian Emas 162/48/04 SK Taman Impian Emas
Sri Skudai 162/48/05 SMK Skudai
Bandar Skudai Barat 162/48/06 SK Sekudai Batu 10
Bandar Skudai Tengah 162/48/07 SJK (C) Pu Sze
Bandar Skudai Timor 162/48/08 SJK (C) Pu Sze
Hang Tuah 162/48/09 SK Taman Skudai Baru
Laksamana Tuta 162/48/10 SK Taman Tun Aminah
Nakhota Tuta 162/48/11 SMK Taman Tun Aminah
Flat Perkasa 'A' Tuta 162/48/12 SJK (T) Taman Tun Aminah
Taman Damai Jaya 162/48/13 SK Taman Damai Jaya
Desa Skudai 162/48/14 SK Sri Skudai
Hang Jebat 162/48/15 SMK Damai Jaya
Perwira Tuta 162/48/16 Dewan Raya Taman Ungku Tun Aminah
Hulubalang Tuta 162/48/17 SK Taman Tun Aminah 2
Skudai Utara 162/48/18 SJK (C) Kuo Kuang
Flat Perkasa 'B' Tuta 162/48/19 SA Taman Ungku Tun Aminah
Taman Jaya 162/48/20 SMK Taman Impian Emas
Bukit Impian 162/48/21 SJK (C) Thai Hong
Kota Iskandar(N49) Mutiara Rini 162/49/01 SK Taman Mutiara Rini
Kangkar Pulai 162/49/02 SJK (C) Pulai
Pertanian 162/49/03 SA Tafrijiyyah Taman Universiti
Kebangsaan 162/49/04 SMK Taman Universiti 2
Lima Kedai 162/49/05 SJK (C) Ping Ming
Gelang Patah Utara 162/49/06 SK Gelang Patah
Kampung Pulai 162/49/07 SK Kampung Pulai
Sungai Melayu 162/49/08 SK Sungai Melayu
Tebing Runtoh 162/49/09 SK Sikijang
Kampong Pendas 162/49/10 SK Pendas Laut
Gelang Patah Selatan 162/49/11 SMK Gelang Patah
Tiram Duku 162/49/12 SK Tiram Duku
Tanjong Kupang 162/49/13 SK Tanjung Kupang
Kampong Pok Besar 162/49/14 SK Morni Pok
Tanjong Adang 162/49/15 SK Tanjong Adang
Penyiaran 162/49/16 SK Taman Universiti 1
Kemuliaan 162/49/17 SMK Taman Universiti
Perubatan 162/49/18 SK Taman Universiti 2
Pulai Indah 162/49/19 SK Kangkar Pulai
Pulai Utama 162/49/20 SA Taman Universiti
Sri Pulai Perdana 162/49/21 SK Sri Pulai Perdana
Pulai 162/49/22 SJK (C) Woon Hwa
Sri Pulai 162/49/23 SK Taman Sri Pulai
Teratai 162/49/24 SA Taman Seri Pulai
Nusa Perintis 162/49/25 SK Taman Nusa Perintis

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Iskandar Puteri
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created, renamed from Gelang Patah
14th 2018-present Lim Kit Siang (林吉祥) PH (DAP)

State constituency[edit]

Parliamentary

constituency

State constituency
1954–59* 1959–1974 1974–1986 1986–1995 1995–2004 2004–2018 2018–present
Iskandar Puteri Kota Iskandar
Skudai

Current state assembly members[edit]

No. State Constituency Member Coalition (Party)
N48 Skudai Tan Hong Pin PH (DAP)
N49 Kota Iskandar Dzulkefly Ahmad PH (AMANAH)

Local governments[edit]

No. State Constituency Local Government
N48 Skudai Iskandar Puteri City Council
N49 Kota Iskandar Iskandar Puteri City Council

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Lim Kit Siang 80,726 69.24 N/A
BN Jason Teoh 35,862 30.76 N/A
Total valid votes 116,588 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,987
Unreturned ballots 204
Turnout 118,779 85.89
Registered electors 138,299
Majority 44,864 38.48
This was a new constituency created.
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.

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