Miri (federal constituency)

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Miri
Sarawak constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Michael Teo Yu Keng
PH
Constituency created1987
First contested1990
Last contested2018

Miri is a federal constituency in Sarawak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1990.

The federal constituency was created in the 1987 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

2008–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Kubu, Bazaar, Merbau, Merpati, Permaisuri, Bintang, Lutong, Pujut, Krokop, Tanjong, Kuala Baram, Lopeng, Riam.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Kubu, Bazaar, Merbau, Merpati, Permaisuri, Bintang, Lutong, Tanjong, Luak, Pujut, Krokop, Kuala Baram, Lopeng, Riam.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Miri
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
8th 1990-1995 Peter Chin Fah Kui BN
9th 1995-1999
10th 1999-2004
11th 2004-2008
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018 Michael Teo Yu Keng PKR
14th 2018
2018-present PH (PKR)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Michael Teo Yu Keng 35,739 61.82 + 10.20
BN Sebastian Ting Chiew Yew 22,076 38.18 - 9.62
Total valid votes 57,815 100.00
Total rejected ballots 513
Unreturned ballots 111
Turnout 58,439 72.70
Registered electors 80,386
Majority 13,663 23.63
PH gain from PKR Swing ?
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Sarawak [P.U. (B) 247/2018]" (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 Sarawak [P.U. (B) 321/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PKR Michael Teo Yu Keng 26,909 51.62
BN Sebastian Ting Chiew Yew 24,917 47.80
STAR Chong Kon Fatt 306 0.59
Total valid votes 52,132 100.00
Total rejected ballots 630
Unreturned ballots 51
Turnout 52,813 74.21
Registered electors 71,170
Majority 1,992
PKR gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Peter Chin Fah Kui 19,354 57.79
DAP Fong Pau Teck 14,138 42.21
Total valid votes 33,492 100.00
Total rejected ballots 273
Unreturned ballots 204
Turnout 33,969 60.70
Registered electors 55,963
Majority 5,216
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
On the nomination day, Peter Chin Fah Kui won uncontested.
BN Peter Chin Fah Kui
Total valid votes 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors
Majority
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Peter Chin Fah Kui 25,121 63.54
DAP Yie Siew Kee 14,415 36.46
Total valid votes 39,536 100.00
Total rejected ballots 482
Unreturned ballots 421
Turnout 40,439 59.20
Registered electors
Majority 10,706
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Peter Chin Fah Kui 23,977 63.82
DAP Chong Kon Fatt 13,592 36.18
Total valid votes 37,569 100.00
Total rejected ballots 805
Unreturned ballots 206
Turnout 38,580 59.88
Registered electors
Majority 10,385
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Peter Chin Fah Kui 18,904 57.51
DAP Lo Yung Tee 10,723 32.62
PERMAS Sarbini Morni 3,242 9.86
Total valid votes 32,869 100.00
Total rejected ballots 377
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 33,246 62.60
Registered electors
Majority 8,181
This was a new constituency created.

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