Raub District

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Raub District
Daerah Raub
Other transcription(s)
 • Jawiﺭءﺍﻭﺏ
 • Chinese劳勿县
 • Tamilரவுப்
Location of Raub District in Pahang
Location of Raub District in Pahang
Raub District is located in Malaysia
Raub District
Raub District
Location of Raub District in Malaysia
Coordinates: 3°50′N 101°50′E / 3.833°N 101.833°E / 3.833; 101.833Coordinates: 3°50′N 101°50′E / 3.833°N 101.833°E / 3.833; 101.833
Country Malaysia
State Pahang
SeatRaub
Local area government(s)Raub District Council
Government
 • District officerHandan Hussin[1]
Area
 • Total2,268.33 km2 (875.81 sq mi)
Population
(2010)[3]
 • Total92,162
 • Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+8 (Not observed)
Postcode
27xxx, 49xxx (Fraser's Hill)
Calling code+6-09
Vehicle registration platesC

Raub District is a district in Pahang, Malaysia. Located in the west of Pahang, the district bordered Lipis District, Jerantut District, Temerloh District, Bentong District and Hulu Selangor District of Selangor clockwisely. Raub district consists of 7 mukim (sub-districts), namely Batu Talam, Sega, Semantan Ulu, Dong, Ulu Dong, Gali and Tras. With an area of 2,271 km², Raub district is situated in west of Pahang and between two range, Titiwangsa Range and Benom Mountain Range. Raub district also is home to Fraser's Hill.

Demographics[edit]

The following is based on Department of Statistics Malaysia 2010 census.[3]

Ethnic groups in Raub, 2010 census
Ethnicity Population Percentage
Bumiputera 58,325 63.3%
Chinese 27,684 30.0%
Indian 5,871 6.4%
Others 282 0.3%
Total 92,162 100%


Federal Parliament and State Assembly Seats[edit]

Raub district representative in the Federal Parliament (Dewan Rakyat)

Parliament Seat Name Member of Parliament Party
P80 Raub Tengku Zulpuri Shah Raja Puji DAP

List of Raub district representatives in the State Legislative Assembly (Dewan Undangan Negeri)

Parliament State Seat Name State Assemblyman Party
P80 N6 Batu Talam Abdul Aziz Mat Kiram BN
N7 Tras Chow Yu Hui DAP
N8 Dong Shahiruddin Ab Moin BN

Subdistricts[edit]

Raub District is divided into 7 mukims, which are:

  • Batu Talam (57,000 Ha)
  • Dong (7,500 Ha)
  • Gali (65,300 Ha)
  • Hulu Dong (19,200 Ha)
  • Sega (15,500 Ha)
  • Semantan Hulu (33,400 Ha)
  • Teras (29,000 Ha) (Capital)

Townships[edit]

  • Tras
  • Batu Talam
  • Dong
  • Sang Lee
  • Sungai Chetang
  • Fraser's Hill
  • Bukit Koman
  • Simpang Kalang
  • Cheroh
  • Batu 12
  • Sempalit
  • Sungai Ruan
  • Sungai Krau
  • Sungai Lui
  • Sungai Chalit
  • Jenud
  • Sega Lama
  • Ulu Renggol
  • Jeruas
  • Sengkela
  • Chenua
  • Kuala Atok
  • Ulu Atok
  • Jeram Besu
  • Felda Krau
  • Felda Tersang
  • Pos Buntu
  • Felda Lembah Klau

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ User, Super. "Senarai Pegawai". pdtraub.pahang.gov.my.
  2. ^ User, Super. "Latar Belakang". pdtraub.pahang.gov.my.
  3. ^ a b "Population Distribution and Basic Demographic Characteristics, 2010" (PDF). Department of Statistics, Malaysia. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 May 2014. Retrieved 19 April 2012.

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