Kulai (federal constituency)

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Kulai
Johor constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Teo Nie Ching
PH
Constituency created2003
First contested2004
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]99,147

Kulai is a federal constituency in Johor, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 2004.

The federal constituency was created in the 2003 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 Murni Jaya, Bukit Permai, Inas, Sedenak Utara, Sedenak Selatan, Ladang Fraser, Pekan Sengkang, FELDA Taib Andak, Ladang Swee Lam, Ladang Kelan, Bandar Kulai Utara, Kampong Pertanian, Kampong Rahmat, Bukit Batu, Ayer Manis, FELDA Bukit Batu, Ayer Bemban, Midland Kulai Young, Pekan Kelapa Sawit Barat, Pekan Kelapa Sawit Tengah, Pekan Kelapa Sawit Timor, Kampong Sri Paya, Kota Kulai, Taman Putri, Taman Permai, Bandar Kulai Barat, Bandar Kulai Tengah, Bandar Kulai Timor, Kulai, Ladang Kulai Besar, Saleng, Taman Aman, Bandar Senai Utara, Bandar Senai Tengah, Bandar Senai Selatan, Senai Baru, Seelong, Taman Muhibbah, Lengkongan, Taman Selatan.

2016–present:[2] The constituency contains the polling districts of Murni Jaya, Bukit Permai, Inas, Sedenak Utara, Sedenak Selatan, Ladang Fraser, Pekan Sengkang, FELDA Taib Andak, Ladang Swee Lam, Ladang Kelan, Bandar Kulai Utara, Kampong Pertanian, Kampong Rahmat, Bukit Batu, Ayer Manis, FELDA Bukit Batu, Ayer Bemban, Midland Kulai Young, Pekan Kelapa Sawit Barat, Pekan Kelapa Sawit Tengah, Pekan Kelapa Sawit Timor, Kampong Sri Paya, Kota Kulai, Taman Putri, Taman Permai, Bandar Kulai Barat, Bandar Kulai Tengah, Bandar Kulai Timor, Kulai, Ladang Kulai Besar, Saleng, Taman Aman, Bandar Senai Utara, Bandar Senai Tengah, Bandar Senai Selatan, Senai Baru, Seelong, Taman Muhibbah, Lengkongan, Taman Selatan, Dawani.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Kulai
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
11th 2004-2008 Lim Si Cheng BN
12th 2008-2013 Ong Ka Ting
13th 2013-2018 Teo Nie Ching DAP
14th 2018-present PH (DAP)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Teo Nie Ching 55,312 65.42 + 6.43
BN Tang Nai Soon 22,564 26.69 - 14.00
PAS Juwahir Amin 6,667 7.89 + 7.89
Total valid votes 84,543 100.00
Total rejected ballots 976
Unreturned ballots 168
Turnout 85,687 86.42
Registered electors 99,147
Majority 32,748 38.73
PH hold Swing
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.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Teo Nie Ching 43,338 58.99 + 20.22
BN Tay Chin Hein 29,888 40.69 - 20.54
Independent Surendiran Kuppayah 238 0.32 + 0.32
Total valid votes 73,464 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,432
Unreturned ballots 119
Turnout 75,015 89.31
Registered electors 83,991
Majority 13,450 18.30
DAP gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ong Ka Ting 32,017 61.23 - 8.32
DAP Ng Pack Siong 20,273 38.77 + 8.32
Total valid votes 52,290 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,327
Unreturned ballots 59
Turnout 53,676 79.69
Registered electors 67,358
Majority 11,744
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Lim Si Cheng 32,278 69.55
DAP Ong Kow Meng 14,134 30.45
Total valid votes 46,412 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,935
Unreturned ballots 30
Turnout 48,377 77.69
Registered electors
Majority 18,144
This was a new constituency created.

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