Pulai (federal constituency)

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Pulai
Johor constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Salahuddin Ayub
PH
Constituency created1974
First contested1974
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]106,268

Pulai is a federal constituency in Johor, 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 Jaya Mas, Belibis Perling, Sri Jaya, Kampong Pasir, Pengkalan Rinting, Skudai Kiri, Sungai Danga, Taman Sutera, Bukit Serene, Ulu Ayer Molek, Kebun Teh, Tarom, Nong Chik, Tambatan, Gertak Merah, Kampong Bahru, Yahya Awal, Ngee Heng, Ayer Molek, Kampong Pahang, Bandar, Camar Perling, Pucung Perling, Rawa Perling, Bukit Indah, Nusa Indah, Selesa Jaya, Tampoi Indah, Kempas, Permatang, Lembah Kempas, Jalan Tampoi, Denai, Taman Siantan, Taman Johor, Taman Cempaka, Taman Dahlia, Taman Kobena, Desa Rahmat, Pekan Tampoi, Bukit Mewah, Bukit Kempas.

2016–present:[2] The constituency contains the polling districts of Jaya Mas, Belibis Perling, Sri Jaya, Kampong Pasir, Pengkalan Rinting, Skudai Kiri, Sungai Danga, Taman Sutera, Bukit Serene, Ulu Ayer Molek, Kebun Teh, Tarom, Nong Chik, Tambatan, Gertak Merah, Kampong Bahru, Yahya Awal, Ngee Heng, Ayer Molek, Kampong Pahang, Bandar, Camar Perling, Pekaka Perling, Rawa Perling, Bukit Indah, Nusa Indah, Selesa Jaya, Tampoi Indah, Simbang Perling, Uda Bestari, Sri Sinding, Kempas, Permatang, Lembah Kempas, Jalan Tampoi, Denai, Taman Siantan, Taman Johor, Taman Cempaka, Taman Dahlia, Taman Kobena, Desa Rahmat, Pekan Tampoi, Bukit Mewah, Bukit Kempas.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Pulai
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
4th 1974-1978 Mohamed Rahmat BN
5th 1978-1982
6th 1982-1986
7th 1986-1990
8th 1990-1995
9th 1995-1999
10th 1999-2004 Abdul Kadir Annuar
11th 2004-2008 Nur Jazlan Mohamed
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018-present Salahuddin Ayub PH (Amanah)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Salahuddin Ayub 55,447 63.81 + 63.81
BN Nur Jazlan Mohamed 26,523 30.52 - 11.90
PAS Mohammad Mazri Bin Yahya 4,332 4.99 - 43.10
Independent Yap Keng Tak 591 0.68 + 0.68
Total valid votes 86,893 100.00
Total rejected ballots 966
Unreturned ballots 257
Turnout 88,116 82.92
Registered electors 106,268
Majority 28,924 33.29
PH gain from BN 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 % ∆%
BN Nur Jazlan Mohamed 43,751 51.91 - 16.47
PAS Salahuddin Ayub 40,525 48.09 + 16.47
Total valid votes 84,276 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,487
Unreturned ballots 161
Turnout 85,924 85.51
Registered electors 100,490
Majority 3,226 3.82
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Nur Jazlan Mohamed 38,036 68.38 - 16.63
PAS Abdullah Ideris 17,587 31.62 + 31.62
Total valid votes 55,623 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,079
Unreturned ballots 161
Turnout 56,863 71.42
Registered electors 79,622
Majority 20,449 36.76
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Nur Jazlan Mohamed 42,406 85.01 + 8.59
KEADILAN Md Nasir Ab Wahab 7,480 14.99 - 8.59
Total valid votes 49,886 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,002
Unreturned ballots 60
Turnout 50,948 69.55
Registered electors 73,253
Majority 34,926 70.02
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Kadir Annuar 35,529 76.42 - 6.74
KEADILAN Ismail Awab 10,961 23.58 + 23.58
Total valid votes 46,490 100.00
Total rejected ballots 930
Unreturned ballots 101
Turnout 47,521 65.95
Registered electors 72,056
Majority 24,568 52.84
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohamed Rahmat 36,871 83.16 + 20.23
S46 Omar Sharif 7,468 16.84 + 16.84
Total valid votes 44,339 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,378
Unreturned ballots 229
Turnout 45,946 67.16
Registered electors 68,412
Majority 29,403 66.32
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohamed Rahmat 29,855 62.93 - 1.40
PRM A. Razak Ahmad 17,583 37.07 + 1.40
Total valid votes 47,438 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,702
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 49,140 76.08
Registered electors 64,589
Majority 12,272 25.86
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohamed Rahmat 21,743 64.33
PSRM Gurdial Singh Nijan Sadu Singh 12,056 35.67
Total valid votes 33,799 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,105
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 34,904 70.75
Registered electors 49,333
Majority 9,687 28.66
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1982
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohamed Rahmat 33,861 77.02
DAP Abdullah Abdul Hamid 10,105 22.98
Total valid votes 43,966 100.00
Total rejected ballots 2,446
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 46,412 75.71
Registered electors 61,303
Majority 23,756
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1978
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohamed Rahmat 29,717 88.05
PAS Abdul Hamid Abdul Rahim 4,034 11.95
Total valid votes 33,751 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 45,834
Majority 25,683
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohamed Rahmat 18,835 75.79
PSRM A. Razak Ahmad 6,015 24.21
Total valid votes 24,850 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,496
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 26,346 81.73
Registered electors 32,236
Majority 12,820
This was a new constituency created.

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