Kwun Lung (constituency)

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Kwun Lung
Elected Constituency
for the Central & Western District Council
Outline map
Boundary of Kwun Lung in Central & Western District
Region Central & Western District
Electorate 7,610[1]
Current constituency
Created 1994
Number of members One
Member(s) Yeung Hoi-wing (DAB)

Kwun Lung is one of the 15 constituencies in the Central and Western District.

The constituency returns one district councillor to the Central and Western District Council, with an election every four years. The seat is currently held by Yeung Hoi-wing of the DAB.

Kwun Lung constituency is loosely based on the area around Kwun Lung Lau in Kennedy Town with estimated population of 13,355.[2]

Councillors represented[edit]

Election Member Party
1994 Ip Kwok-him DAB
2003 Cyd Ho Sau-lan Frontier/Civic Act-up
2007 Ip Kwok-him DAB
2015 Yeung Hoi-wing DAB

Election results[edit]

2010s[edit]

Central & Western District Council Election, 2015: Kwun Lung
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DAB Yeung Hoi-wing 2,491 61.4 –12.3
Youngspiration Sixtus Leung Chung-hang 1,569 38.6
Majority 922 22.8 –24.6
Turnout 4,110 50.1
DAB hold Swing
Central & Western District Council Election, 2011: Kwun Lung
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DAB Ip Kwok-him 2,723 73.7 -10.3
LSD Leung Kwok-hung 973 26.3 N/A
Majority 1,800 47.4 -28.1
DAB hold Swing N/A

2000s[edit]

Central & Western District Council Election, 2007: Kwun Lung
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DAB Ip Kwok-him 2,702 85.0 +35.9
Nonpartisan Ho Loy 315 9.9 N/A
Independent Jacky Leong Kim-kam 162 5.1 N/A
Majority 2,387 75.1 +73.3
DAB gain from Frontier Swing N/A
Central & Western District Council Election, 2003: Kwun Lung
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Frontier (Civic Act-up) Cyd Ho Sau-lan 1,869 50.9 N/A
DAB Ip Kwok-him 1,805 49.1 -8.5
Majority 64 0.8 -14.4
Frontier gain from DAB Swing 25.1

1990s[edit]

Central & Western District Council Election, 1999: Kwun Lung
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DAB Ip Kwok-him 1,552 57.6 +4.8
Democratic Rosa Mok Pui-han 1,141 42.4 -4.8
Majority 411 15.2 +10.1
DAB hold Swing +5.0
Central & Western District Board Election, 1994: Kwun Lung
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DAB Ip Kwok-him 2,011 51.9
Democratic Nicky Wong Shui-lai 1,837 47.7
Majority 174 4.2
DAB win (new seat)

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ "2011 District Councils Election - Election Brief". Hong Kong Government. 20 September 2011. Retrieved 21 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "2011 District Councils Election - Summary of the District Council Constituency Areas". Hong Kong Government. 5 September 2011. Retrieved 21 April 2013. 

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