Sibuti (federal constituency)

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Sibuti (P218)
Sarawak constituency
PRN Sarawak 2021.svg
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Lukanisman Awang Sauni
GPS
Constituency created2005
First contested2008
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]31,868
Area (km²)1,576

Sibuti is a federal constituency in Miri Division, Sarawak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 2008.

The federal constituency was created in the 2005 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 Sibuti's electorate as of 2018[2]

  Non-muslim bumiputera (44%)
  Muslim bumiputera (34%)
  Chinese (22%)
  Other ethnicities (1%)

History[edit]

Polling districts[edit]

According to the gazette issued on 30 December 2015, the Sibuti constituency has a total of 16 polling districts.[3]

State constituency Polling Districts Code Location
Bekenu(N71) Batu Niah 218/71/01 SJK (C) Chee Mung Niah
Niah 218/47/02
  • SK Rancangan Sepupok Sebatu Niah
  • Dewan Masyarakat Sepupok
  • SK Kpg. Tarikan Kuala Niah
  • SK Kita Niah
Saeh 218/71/03
  • SK RH Mantali
  • SK Sg. Saeh Niah
  • Balai Raya RH Daud
  • SK Kpg. Tg. Belipat
  • SK Tanggap Niah
Kelulit 218/71/04
  • Balai Raya Kuala Sibuti
  • SK Beliau Isa Sibuti
Tiris 218/71/05
  • SK Beliau Ahad Sibuti
  • SJK (C) Chung Hua Lumut Sibuti
Bungai 218/71/06
  • SK Kpg. Abgus Sibuti
  • SK Kpg. Bungai Sibuti
  • SK Bekenu
  • Balai Raya Kpg. Selanyau
Bekanu 218/71/07
  • SK Kpg. Bulau Sibuti
  • SJK (C) Chung Hua Bekenu
Bakas 218/71/08
  • SK RH Tinggi Pakut, Sibuti
  • SK Sg. Bakas Sibuti
  • SK RH Esaau
  • SK Kelapa Sawit No. 4 Ladang Tiga
Hulu Sibuti 218/71/09 SK RH Barat
Lambir (N72) Peninjau 218/72/01
  • SMK Luar Bandar Bekenu Sibuti
  • RH Duat Sg. Kelintang
  • RH James Biri
  • Dewan Pusat Pembangunan Kemahiran Sarawak (PPKS)
  • SK Kelapa Sawit No. 2 Bukit Peninjau
  • RH Lagan
Satap 218/72/02
  • SK Keluru Tengah Sibuti
  • SK Tawakal Satap Sibuti
Bakam 218/72/03
  • SJK (C) Chung Hua Sg. Rakit Bakam
  • SK Kpg. Bakam Miri
  • SJK (C) Tukau
Lambir 218/72/04 SK Lambir Village Miri
Airport 218/72/05 SMK Riam Taman Tunku Miri
Tukau 218/72/06 SJK (C) Tukau
RAMD 218/72/07 Dewan Kem Sri Miri

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Sibuti
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created from Miri
12th 2008-2013 Ahmad Lai Bujang BN (PBB)
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018 Lukanisman Awang Sauni
2018-present GPS (PBB)

State constituency[edit]

Parliamentary

constituency

State constituency
1969–1978 1978–1990 1990–1999 1999–2008 2008–2016 2016−present
Sibuti Bekenu
Lambir

Current state assembly members[edit]

No. Constituency Member Party (coalition)
N71 Bekenu Rosey Yunus GPS (PBB)
N72 Lambir Ripin Lamat

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Lukanisman Awang Sauni 12,214 54.60 - 10.10
PH Jemat Panjang 8,538 38.17 + 38.17
PAS Zulaihi Bakar 1,617 7.23 - 28.07
Total valid votes 22,369 100.00
Total rejected ballots 284
Unreturned ballots 44
Turnout 22,697 71.22
Registered electors 31,868
Majority 3,676 16.43
BN hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Lai Bujang 13,348 64.70
PAS Robby Zaid Tandang 7,282 35.30
Total valid votes 20,630 100.00
Total rejected ballots 288
Unreturned ballots 29
Turnout 20,947 73.88
Registered electors 28,351
Majority 6,066
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Sarawak [P.U. (B) 184/2013]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 26 April 2013. Retrieved 2016-05-06.

"Federal Government Gazette - Results of Contested Election and Statements of the Poll after the Official Addition of Votes, Parliamentary Constituencies for the State of Sarawak [P.U. (B) 225/2013]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 22 May 2013. Retrieved 2016-05-06.
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Lai Bujang 8,238 64.22
PKR Michael Teo Yu Keng 4,590 35.78
Total valid votes 12,828 100.00
Total rejected ballots 192
Unreturned ballots 10
Turnout 13,030 58.84
Registered electors 22,143
Majority 3,648
This was a new constituency created.

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