Sembrong (federal constituency)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Sembrong
Johor constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Hishammuddin Hussein
BN
Constituency created2003
First contested2004
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]44,137

Sembrong is a federal constituency in Johor, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 2004.

The federal constituency was created from parts of the Kluang constituency in the 2003 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 Klebang, Kampong Melayu Paloh, Ladang Paloh, Paloh, Bandar Paloh Utara, Bandar Paloh Selatan, Kampong Muhibbah, Kali Malaya, Bukit Paloh, Ladang Landak, Ladang Kekayaan, Chamek, Consolidated Eastern Plantations, Tereh Selatan, Pengkalan Tereh, Ladang Pamol, Pekan Kampong Gajah, Kampong Gajah, Kangkar Kahang Timor, Kangkar Kahang Barat, Kahang, FELDA Kahang Timor, FELDA Ulu Dengar, FELDA Kahang Barat, Sri Lambak, Sungai Sayong, FELDA Bukit Tongkat, FELDA Ulu Belitong, FELDA Ulu Pengeli.

2016–present:[2] The constituency contains the polling districts of Klebang, Kampong Melayu Paloh, Ladang Paloh, Paloh, Bandar Paloh Utara, Bandar Paloh Selatan, Kampong Muhibbah, Kali Malaya, Bukit Paloh, Ladang Landak, Ladang Kekayaan, Chamek, Consolidated Eastern Plantations, Tereh Selatan, Pengkalan Tereh, Ladang Pamol, Pekan Kampong Gajah, Kampong Gajah, Kangkar Kahang Timor, Kangkar Kahang Barat, Kahang, FELDA Kahang Timor, FELDA Ulu Dengar, FELDA Kahang Barat, Sri Lambak, Sungai Sayong, FELDA Bukit Tongkat, FELDA Ulu Belitong, FELDA Ulu Pengeli.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Sembrong
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created from Kluang
11th 2004-2008 Hishammuddin Hussein BN
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018-present

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Hishammuddin Hussein 21,353 59.24 - 5.93
PH Onn Abu Bakar 14,691 40.76 + 5.93
Total valid votes 36,044 100.00
Total rejected ballots 598
Unreturned ballots 126
Turnout 36,768 83.30
Registered electors 44,137
Majority 6,662 18.48
BN hold 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 Hishammuddin Hussein 22,841 65.17 - 8.53
PKR Onn Abu Bakar 12,210 34.83 + 8.53
Total valid votes 35,051 100.00
Total rejected ballots 809
Unreturned ballots 50
Turnout 35,910 86.35
Registered electors 41,588
Majority 10,631 30.34
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Hishammuddin Hussein 17,988 73.70 - 14.59
PKR Lee Sang 6,418 26.30 + 14.59
Total valid votes 24,406 100.00
Total rejected ballots 739
Unreturned ballots 66
Turnout 25,211 75.98
Registered electors 33,181
Majority 11,570 47.40
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Hishammuddin Hussein 19,575 88.29
PAS Onn Jaafar 2,597 11.71
Total valid votes 22,172 100.00
Total rejected ballots 760
Unreturned ballots 24
Turnout 22,956 74.61
Registered electors 30,767
Majority 16,978 76.58
This was a new constituency created out of Kluang which went to BN in the previous election.

References[edit]