Rompin (federal constituency)

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Rompin (P091)
Pahang constituency
Map of Rompin District, Pahang.svg
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
Constituency created1984
First contested1986
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2021)[1]63,008
Area (km²)[2]5,390

Rompin is a federal constituency in Rompin District, Pahang, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1986.

The federal constituency was created in the 1984 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.

Demographics[edit]

Ethnic breakdown of Rompin's electorate as of 2018[3]

  Malay (87.71%)
  Other ethnicities (8.96%)
  Chinese (2.31%)
  Indian (1.03%)

History[edit]

Polling districts[edit]

According to the federal gazette issued on 30 March 2018, the Rompin constituency is divided into 38 polling districts.[4]

State conatituency Polling district Code Location
Bukit Ibam(N40) Bandar Bukit Ibam 091/40/01 SMA Bukit Ibam
Kampung Aur 091/40/02
  • SK Kampung Aur
  • SK Buluh Nipis
Kota Bahagia 091/40/03 SK Ladang Kota Bahagia
Bukit Serok 091/40/04
  • SK Bukit Serok
  • SK Melati
FELDA Keratong 2 091/40/05 SK LKTP Keratong 2
FELDA Keratong 3 091/40/06 SK LKTP Keratong 3
FELDA Keratong 5 091/40/07 SA Rakyat Al-Asriah FELDA Keratong 5
FELDA Keratong 7 091/40/08 SK LKTP Keratong 7
FELDA Keratong 4 091/40/09 SK LKTP Keratong 4
FELDA Keratong 1 091/40/10 SK LKTP Keratong 1
FELDA Selancar 1 091/40/11 SMK Selancar
Muadzam Shah(N41) Muadzam Shah 091/41/01 SK Bukit Ridan
Bukit Ridan 091/41/02 Dewan Stesen MARDI Muadzam Shah
FELDA Keratong 10 091/41/03 SK LKTP Keratong 10
FELDA Keratong 9 091/41/04 SK Perantau Damai
FELDA Keratong 8 091/41/05 SK LKTP Keratong 8
Kedaik 091/41/06 SK Kedaik
Gading 091/41/07 Balai Raya Kampung Gading
Leban Chondong 091/41/08 SK Leban Chondong
FELDA Keratong 6 091/41/09 SK LKTP Keratong 6
Chenderawasih 091/41/10 SK Chenderawasih
FELDA Selancar 091/41/11 SK LKTP Selancar 2
FELDA Selancar 3 091/41/12 SK LKTP Selancar 3
Tioman(N42) Sungai Puteri 091/42/01 SK Sungai Puteri
Kuala Rompin 091/42/02 SMK Rompin
Bandar Baru Rompin 091/42/03 SK Rompin
Pontian 091/42/04 SK Pontian
FELDA Selendang 091/42/05
  • SK LKTP Selendang 1
  • SK Sungai Mok
Sarang Tiong 091/42/06 SK Sarang Tiong
Kampung Janglau 091/42/07 SK Janglau
Kampung Jawa 091/42/08 SMK Tanjung Gemok
Endau 091/42/09 SK Tanjung Gemok
Pianggu 091/42/10 SK Pianggu
Denai 091/42/11 SK Denai
Tekek 091/42/12 SMK Tekek
Juara 091/42/13 SK Juara
Kampung Genting 091/42/14 Balai Raya Kampung Genting
Mukut 091/42/15 SK Mukut

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Rompin
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created from Pekan
7th 1986-1990 Mohamed Amin Daud BN (UMNO)
8th 1990-1995 Jamaluddin Jarjis
9th 1995-1999
10th 1999-2004
11th 2004-2008
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2015
2015-2018 Hasan Arifin
14th 2018-present

State constituency[edit]

Parliamentary

constituency

State constituency
1955–59* 1959–1974 1974–1986 1986–1995 1995–2004 2004–2018 2018–present
Rompin Bukit Ibam
Cini
Muadzam Shah
Tioman

Current state assembly members[edit]

No. State Constituency Member Coalition (Party)
N40 Bukit Ibam Samsiah Arshad BN (UMNO)
N41 Muadzam Shah Razali Kassim
N42 Tioman Mohd. Johari Husin

Local governments[edit]

No. State Constituency Local Government
N40 Bukit Ibam Rompin District Council
N41 Muadzam Shah Rompin District Council
N42 Tioman Rompin District Council

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Hasan Arifin 26,628 53.54 -7.95
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party M Shahrul Nizam Abdul Haliff 15,233 30.63 -7.88
PH Sitarunisah Ab Kadir 7,876 15.84 +15.84
Total valid votes 49,737 100.00
Total rejected ballots 917
Unreturned ballots 251
Turnout 50,905 82.21
Registered electors 61,918
Majority 11,395 22.91
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Pahang [P.U. (B) 238/2018]" (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 Pahang [P.U. (B) 312/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general by-election, 5 May 2015
Upon the death of incumbent, Jamaluddin Jarjis
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Hasan Arifin 23,796 61.49 - 5.32
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Nazri Ahmad 14,901 38.51 + 5.32
Total valid votes 38,697 100.00
Total rejected ballots 591
Unreturned ballots 64
Turnout 39,352 73.84
Registered electors 53,294
Majority 8,895 22.98
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Jamaluddin Jarjis 30,040 66.81 + 0.09
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Nuridah Mohd Salleh 14,926 33.19 - 0.09
Total valid votes 44,966 100.00
Total rejected ballots 883
Unreturned ballots 165
Turnout 46,014 85.85
Registered electors 53,596
Majority 15,114 33.62
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Jamaluddin Jarjis 21,308 66.72 + 0.80
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Mazlan Mohamed Yasin 10,629 33.28 - 0.80
Total valid votes 31,937 100.00
Total rejected ballots 824
Unreturned ballots 169
Turnout 32,930 78.97
Registered electors 41,701
Majority 10,679 33.44
BN hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Jamaluddin Jarjis 19,359 65.92 + 4.23
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Sukri Ahmad 10,009 34.08 - 4.23
Total valid votes 29,368 100.00
Total rejected ballots 847
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 30,215 78.85
Registered electors 38,319
Majority 9,350 31.84
BN hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Jamaluddin Jarjis 15,907 61.69 - 14.77
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Mazlan Mohamed Yasin 9,879 38.31 + 14.77
Total valid votes 25,786 100.00
Total rejected ballots 598
Unreturned ballots 170
Turnout 26,554 77.36
Registered electors 34,325
Majority 6,028 23.38
BN hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Jamaluddin Jarjis 18,531 76.46 + 3.72
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Yahya Awang 5,706 23.54 - 3.72
Total valid votes 24,237 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,004
Unreturned ballots 72
Turnout 25,313 76.55
Registered electors 33,067
Majority 12,825 52.92
BN hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Jamaluddin Jarjis 20,994 72.74 - 4.09
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Salim @ Ahmad Awg. Kalib 7,866 27.26 + 4.09
Total valid votes 28,860 100.00
Total rejected ballots 910
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 29,770 74.78
Registered electors 39,810
Majority 13,128 45.48
BN hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohamed Amin Daud 16,118 76.83
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Yahya Awang 4,861 23.17
Total valid votes 20,979 100.00
Total rejected ballots 529
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 21,508 68.56
Registered electors 31,373
Majority 11,257 53.66
This was a new constituency created.

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