Setiawangsa (federal constituency)

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Setiawangsa
the Federal Territories of Malaysia constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad
PH
Constituency created2003
First contested2004
Last contested2018

Setiawangsa is a federal constituency in the Federal Territories, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 2004.

The federal constituency was created 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 Jalan Usahawan, Taman Sri Rampai, Ayer Panas Luar, Ayer Panas Dalam, Taman Setapak Jaya, Seksyen 10 Wangsa Maju, PKNS Batu 6 Ulu Klang, Pekan Setapak, Jalan Pahang, Taman Tasek, Pulapol, Mindef, Taman Setiawangsa, Keramat Wangsa, Taman Setapak Permai, Ayer Panas Tengah, Seksyen 5/6 Wangsa Maju.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Jalan Usahawan, Taman Setapak Permai, Taman Sri Rampai, Seksyen 5/6 Wangsa Maju, PKNS Batu 6 Ulu Klang, Keramat Wangsa, Taman Setiawangsa, Seksyen 10 Wangsa Maju, Desa Rejang, Taman Setapak Jaya, Ayer Panas Dalam, Ayer Panas Luar, Pekan Setapak, Jalan Pahang, Ayer Panas Tengah, Mindef, Pulapol, Taman Tasek.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Setiawangsa
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created from Wangsa Maju
11th 2004-2008 Zulhasnan Rafique BN (UMNO)
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018 Ahmad Fauzi Zahari
14th 2018-present Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad PH (PKR)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad 34,471 56.65
BN Zulhasnan Rafique 20,099 33.03
PAS Ubaid Abd Akla 6,282 10.32
Total valid votes 60,852 100.00
Total rejected ballots 693
Unreturned ballots 339
Turnout 61,884 85.79
Registered electors 72,136
Majority 14,372 23.62
PH gain from BN Swing ?
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur [P.U. (B) 240/2018]" (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 Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur [P.U. (B) 314/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Fauzi Zahari 26,809 51.33 - 8.16
PKR Ibrahim Yaacob 25,419 48.67 + 8.16
Total valid votes 52,228 100.00
Total rejected ballots 502
Unreturned ballots 180
Turnout 52,910 84.92
Registered electors 62,309
Majority 1,390
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Zulhasnan Rafique 25,489 59.49 - 17.95
PKR Ibrahim Yaacob 17,355 40.51 + 40.51
Total valid votes 42,844 100.00
Total rejected ballots 918
Unreturned ballots 1,334
Turnout 45,096 78.89
Registered electors 57,161
Majority 8,134
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Zulhasnan Rafique 27,757 77.44
PAS Abdul Rashid Hassan Basri 8,088 22.56
Total valid votes 35,845 100.00
Total rejected ballots 292
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 36,137 70.12
Registered electors
Majority 19,669
This was a new constituency created.

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