Jempol (federal constituency)

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Jempol
Negeri Sembilan constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Mohd Salim Sharif
BN
Constituency created1984
First contested1986
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]72,122

Jempol is a federal constituency in Negeri Sembilan, 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 Serting Ulu, Kampong Serting Tengah, Kampong Serting Ilir, Lubok Gadong, Mahsan Jaya, FELDA Raja Alias, Bandar Baru Serting Ilir, Kampong Geddes, Kampong Geddes Tengah, Ladang Sungai Sebaling, Bandar Seri Jempol, Palong 14, 15 & 16, Palong 8, Palong 12 & 13, Palong 7, Palong 9, 10 & 11, Palong 6, Palong 5, Palong 4, Palong 3, Ladang Bahau, Taman Jaya, Bukit Rokan Barat, Jeram Padang, Ladang Middleton, Ladang Kelpin, Ladang Bukit Pilah, Rompin, Palong 2, Palong 1, Kampong Bukit Perah, Kampong Batu Kikir, Kampong Lonek, Kuala Jempol, Kampung Kuala Kepis, Kampung Jambu Lapan, Taman ACBE, Pekan Bahau, Kampong Indah, Kampong Bakar Batu.

2016–present:[2] The constituency contains the polling districts of Serting Ulu, Kampong Serting Tengah, Kampong Serting Ilir, Lubok Gadong, Mahsan Jaya, FELDA Raja Alias, Bandar Baru Serting Ilir, Kampong Geddes, Kampong Geddes Tengah, Ladang Sungai Sebaling, Bandar Seri Jempol, Palong 14, 15 & 16, Palong 8, Palong 12 & 13, Palong 7, Palong 9, 10 & 11, Palong 6, Palong 5, Palong 4, Palong 3, Ladang Bahau, Taman Jaya, Bukit Rokan Barat, Jeram Padang, Ladang Middleton, Ladang Kelpin, Ladang Bukit Pilah, Rompin, Palong 2, Palong 1, Kampong Bukit Perah, Kampong Batu Kikir, Kampong Lonek, Kuala Jempol, Kampong Kuala Kepis, Kampung Jambu Lapan, Taman ACBE, Pekan Bahau, Kampong Indah, Kampong Bakar Batu.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Jempol
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
7th 1986-1990 Mohd. Khalid Mohd. Yunus BN
8th 1990-1995
9th 1995-1999
10th 1999-2004
11th 2004-2008 Mohd Isa Abdul Samad
12th 2008-2013 Lilah Yasin
13th 2013-2018 Mohd Isa Abdul Samad
14th 2018-present Mohd Salim Sharif

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohd Salim Sharif 26,819 46.83 - 11.22
PH Kamarulzaman Kamdias 25,188 43.98 + 43.98
PAS Mustaffa Daharun 5,267 9.19 - 32.76
Total valid votes 57,274 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,025
Unreturned ballots 224
Turnout 58,523 84.12
Registered electors 72,122
Majority 1,631 2.85
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Negeri Sembilan [P.U. (B) 242/2018]" (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 Negeri Sembilan [P.U. (B) 316/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohd Isa Abdul Samad 31,124 58.05 - 8.05
PAS Wan Aishah Wan Ariffin 22,495 41.95 + 8.05
Total valid votes 53,619 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,082
Unreturned ballots 157
Turnout 54,858 84.12
Registered electors 65,213
Majority 8,629
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Lilah Yasin 25,294 66.10 - 7.86
PAS Siti Meriam Naam 12,974 33.90 + 7.86
Total valid votes 38,268 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,054
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 39,322 73.53
Registered electors 53,478
Majority 12,320
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohd Isa Abdul Samad 26,360 73.96 + 7.19
PAS Mohamad Fozi Md Zain 9,280 26.04 - 7.19
Total valid votes 35,640 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,050
Unreturned ballots 295
Turnout 36,985 73.16
Registered electors 50,553
Majority 17,080
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohd. Khalid Mohd. Yunus 23,727 66.77 - 6.60
PAS Abd. Rahim Yusof 11,808 33.23 + 33.23
Total valid votes 35,535 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,006
Unreturned ballots 5
Turnout 36,546 73.65
Registered electors
Majority 11,919
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohd. Khalid Mohd. Yunus 24,653 73.37 + 13.17
S46 Abdul Aziz Abdullah 8,949 26.63 - 13.17
Total valid votes 33,602 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,473
Unreturned ballots 176
Turnout 35,251 74.80
Registered electors
Majority 15,704
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohd. Khalid Mohd. Yunus 20,609 60.20 - 6.03
S46 Abdul Aziz Abdullah 13,625 39.80 + 39.40
Total valid votes 34,234 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,032
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 35,266 78.26
Registered electors
Majority 6,984
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohd. Khalid Mohd. Yunus 17,467 66.23
DAP Tham Kin Sung 7,078 26.84
PAS Mohamad Abdullah 1,828 6.93
Total valid votes 26,373 100.00
Total rejected ballots 231
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 26,604 74.91
Registered electors 35,516
Majority 10,389
This was a new constituency created.

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