Kubang Pasu (federal constituency)

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Kubang Pasu
Kedah constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Amiruddin Hamzah
PH
Constituency created1974
First contested1974
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]73,881
Area (km²)[2]634

Kubang Pasu is a federal constituency in Kedah, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1974.

The federal constituency was created in the 1974 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 Bukit Kayu Hitam, FELDA Bukit Tangga, Temin, FELDA Laka Selatan, FELDA Batu Lapan, Pekan Baru Changlun, Pekan Lama Changlun, Sintok, Kampung Darat, Kubang Pasu, Guar Napai, Husba, Kampung Napoh, Binjal, Kampung Bemban, Pulau Pisang, Pekan Tunjang, Pulau Timbol, Padang Limau, Pulau Nyior, Kampung Pulau Ketam, Gelong Rambai, Paya Kemunting, Kampung Kuluang, Malau, Padang Panjang, Wang Tepus, Taman Jitra Jaya, Taman Rasa Sayang, Taman Pasu, Kampung Telok Nibong, Kampung Batu 13, Taman Jitra, Pantai Halban, Kampung Tok Kesop, Tanah Merah, Kampung Telok Malik, Kampung Naga, Tanjung Pauh, Taman Mahsuri, Alor Rambai, Lubok Batu, Bukit Tinggi, Kepala Batas.

2016–present:[3] The constituency contains the polling districts of Bukit Kayu Hitam, FELDA Bukit Tangga, Temin, FELDA Laka Selatan, FELDA Batu Lapan, Pekan Baru Changlun, Pekan Lama Changlun, Sintok, Kampung Darat, Kubang Pasu, Guar Napai, Husba, Kampung Napoh, Binjal, Kampung Bemban, Pulau Pisang, Pekan Tunjang, Pulau Timbol, Padang Limau, Pulau Nyior, Kampung Pulau Ketam, Gelong Rambai, Paya Kemunting, Kampung Kuluang, Malau, Padang Panjang, Wang Tepus, Taman Jitra Jaya, Taman Rasa Sayang, Taman Pasu, Kampung Telok Nibong, Kampung Batu 13, Taman Jitra, Pantai Halban, Kampung Tok Kesop, Tanah Merah, Kampung Telok Malik, Kampung Naga, Lubuk Kawah, Taman Mahsuri, Alor Rambai, Lubok Batu, Bukit Tinggi, Kepala Batas.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Kubang Pasu
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
4th 1974–1978 Mahathir Mohamad BN
5th 1978–1982
6th 1982–1986
7th 1986–1990
8th 1990–1995
9th 1995–1999
10th 1999–2004
11th 2004–2008 Mohd Johari Baharum
12th 2008–2013
13th 2013–2018
14th 2018–present Amiruddin Hamzah PH (BERSATU)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Amiruddin Hamzah 29,984 49.70 +49.70
BN Mohd Johari Baharum 16,975 28.14 -31.15
PAS Norhafiza Fadzil 13,375 22.17 -18.54
Total valid votes 60,334 100.00
Total rejected ballots 770
Unreturned ballots 348
Turnout 61,452 83.18
Registered electors 73,881
Majority 13,009 21.56
PH gain from BN Swing 31.15
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Kedah [P.U. (B) 233/2018]" (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 Kedah [P.U. (B) 307/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohd Johari Baharum 33,334 59.29 + 0.74
PAS Mohd Jamal Nasir 22,890 40.71 - 0.74
Total valid votes 56,224 100.00
Total rejected ballots 834
Unreturned ballots 238
Turnout 57,296 87.41
Registered electors 65,550
Majority 10,444 18.58
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohd Johari Baharum 24,179 58.55 - 8.76
PAS Abd Isa Ismail 17,119 41.45 + 8.76
Total valid votes 41,298 100.00
Total rejected ballots 928
Unreturned ballots 127
Turnout 42,353 79.43
Registered electors 53,323
Majority 7,060 17.10
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohd Johari Baharum 26,657 67.31 + 2.69
PAS Abd Isa Ismail 12,945 32.69 - 2.69
Total valid votes 39,602 100.00
Total rejected ballots 919
Unreturned ballots 81
Turnout 40,602 81.87
Registered electors 49,593
Majority 13,712 34.62
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mahathir Mohamad 22,399 64.62 - 12.50
PAS Ahmad Subki Abd. Latif @ Subky Abd. Latif 12,261 35.38 + 12.50
Total valid votes 34,660 100.00
Total rejected ballots 677
Unreturned ballots 769
Turnout 36,106 78.61
Registered electors 45,930
Majority 10,138 29.24
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mahathir Mohamad 24,495 77.12 - 0.95
PAS Ahmad Ma'alim @ Mohd Alim 7,269 22.88 + 0.95
Total valid votes 31,764 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,246
Unreturned ballots 186
Turnout 33,196 74.03
Registered electors 44,841
Majority 17,226 54.24
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mahathir Mohamad 30,681 78.07 + 6.59
S46 Sudin Wahab 8,619 21.93 + 21.93
Total valid votes 39,300 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,270
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 40,570 77.51
Registered electors 52,341
Majority 22,062 56.14
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mahathir Mohamad 25,452 71.48 - 2.19
PAS Azizan Ismail 10,154 28.52 + 2.19
Total valid votes 35,606 100.00
Total rejected ballots 803
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 36,409 74.21
Registered electors 49,059
Majority 15,298 42.96
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1982
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mahathir Mohamad 24,524 73.67 + 9.03
PAS Yusof Abdullah 8,763 26.33 - 9.03
Total valid votes 33,287 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,053
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 34,340 78.79
Registered electors 43,583
Majority 15,761 47.34
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1978
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mahathir Mohamad 18,198 64.64 + 64.64
PAS Halim Arshat 9,953 35.36 + 35.36
Total valid votes 28,151 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 37,022
Majority 8,245 29.28
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
On the nomination day, Mahathir Mohamad won uncontested.
BN Mahathir Mohamad
Total valid votes 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 33,258
Majority
This was a new constituency created.

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