Tambun (federal constituency)

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Tambun (P063)
Perak constituency
DUN Perak 2020.svg
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Ahmad Faizal Azumu
PN
Constituency created1984
First contested1986
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]107,763
Area (km²)[2]535

Tambun is a federal constituency in Kinta District, Perak, 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 Tambun's electorate as of 2018[3]

  Malay (66.32%)
  Chinese (20.22%)
  Indian (11.42%)
  Other ethnicities (2.04%)

History[edit]

Polling districts[edit]

According to the gazette issued on 30 March 2018, the Tambun constituency has a total of 37 polling districts.[4]

State constitunecy Polling District Code Location
Manjoi(N23) Pekan Chemor 063/23/01 SK Haji Mahmud
Chemor Indah 063/23/02 Tadika Pei Ching
Kuala Kuang 063/23/03 SJK (C) Kuala Kuang
Kelabang 063/23/04 SJK (T) Klebang
Kampong Chepor Dalam 063/23/05 SK Seri Kelebang
Kampong Ulu Chepor 063/23/06 SK Chepor
Meru Raya 063/23/07 SK Chepor
Meru 063/23/08 SK Jelapang
Taman Jati 063/23/09 SK Jati
Kampong Sungai Kati 063/23/10 SMK Raja Permaisuri Bainun
Kampong Datok Ahmad Said
Tambahan 2 Selatan
063/23/11 SK Dato' Ahmad Said Tambahan
Kampong Datok Ahmad Said
Tambahan 2 Tengah
063/23/12 SK Dato' Ahmad Said Tambahan
Tun Terang 063/23/13 SA Rakyat Taufikiah Islamiah
Kampong Sungai Tapah 063/23/14 SK Manjoi (Dua)
Kampong Seberang Manjoi 063/23/15 SK Manjoi (Satu)
Kampong Tengku Hussein 063/23/16 SA Rakyat Ittihadiah
Taman Keledang Jaya 063/23/17 SRA Rakyat Osmaniah
Germuda 063/23/18 SRA Rakyat Osmaniah
Hulu Kinta(N24) Kanthan 063/24/01 SJK (C) Chong Hwa
Kuang 063/24/02 SK Syed Idrus
Kampong Ulu Chemor 063/24/03 SRA Rakyat Al-Mohsiniah
Kampong Chik Zainal 063/24/04 SRA Al-Ikhlasiah
Tanah Hitam 063/24/05 SJK (C) Tanah Hitam
Changkat Kinding 063/24/06 SJK (T) Ladang Changkat Kinding
Hospital Bahagia 063/24/07 SK Methodist
Tanjong Rambutan 063/24/08 SK Seri Tanjung
Tanjong Rambutan Utara 063/24/09 SJK (T) Tanjong Rambutan
Tanjong Rambutan Barat 063/24/10 SK Tanjong Rambutan
Kawasan Polis Hutan 063/24/11 SK Pasukan Polis Hutan
Kampung Tersusun Batu 8 063/24/12 SRA Rakyat Asy Shukuriah
Bandar Baru Putra 063/24/13 SK Bandar Baru Putera
Pakatan Jaya 063/24/14 SK Pakatan Jaya
Taman Perpaduan 063/24/15 SK Perpaduan
Bandar Baru Sunway 063/24/16 SA Rakyat Nurul Hidayah
Kampong Tersusun Batu 5 063/24/17 SMK Tambun
Tambun 063/24/18 SK Tambun
Jalan Tambun 063/24/19 SJK (C) Hing Hwa

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Tambun
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created from Kinta
7th 1986–1990 Yahaya Mohd. Shafie BN (UMNO)
8th 1990–1995 Nawawi Mat Awin
9th 1995–1999 Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah
10th 1999–2004
11th 2004–2008
12th 2008–2013
13th 2013–2018
14th 2018-2020 Ahmad Faizal Azumu PH (BERSATU)
2020-present PN (BERSATU)

State constituency[edit]

Parliamentary

constituency

State constituency
1955–59* 1959–1974 1974–1986 1986–1995 1995–2004 2004–2018 2018–present
Tambun Chemor
Hulu Kinta
Manjoi
Sungai Rokam

Current state assembly members[edit]

No. State Constituency Member Coalition (Party)
N23 Manjoi Asmuni Awi PH (AMANAH)
N24 Hulu Kinta Muhamad Arafat Varisai Mahamad PH (PKR)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Ahmad Faizal Azumu 38,661 44.46 +44.46
BN Ahmad Husni Mohamad Hanadzlah 33,341 38.35 -17.88
PAS Muhamad Zulkifli Mohamad Zakaria 14,948 17.19 +17.19
Total valid votes 86,950 100.00
Total rejected ballots 960
Unreturned ballots 1,010
Turnout 88,920 82.51
Registered electors 107,763
Majority 5,320 6.12
PH gain from BN Swing ?
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Perak [P.U. (B) 237/2018]" (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 Perak [P.U. (B) 311/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Husni Mohamad Hanadzlah 42,093 56.23 + 0.90
PKR Siti Aishah Shaik Ismail 32,768 43.77 - 0.90
Total valid votes 74,861 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,196
Unreturned ballots 218
Turnout 76,275 85.29
Registered electors 89,435
Majority 9,325 12.46
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Husni Mohamad Hanadzlah 27,942 55.33 - 13.42
PKR Mohamad Asri Othman 22,556 44.67 + 44.67
Total valid votes 50,498 100.00
Total rejected ballots 927
Unreturned ballots 419
Turnout 51,844 75.17
Registered electors 68,966
Majority 5,386 10.66
BN hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Husni Mohamad Hanadzlah 31,824 68.75 + 10.34
PAS Khairuddin Abdul Malik 14,464 31.25 - 10.34
Total valid votes 46,288 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,280
Unreturned ballots 3
Turnout 47,571 72.94
Registered electors 65,219
Majority 17,360 37.50
BN hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Husni Mohamad Hanadzlah 24,595 58.41 - 25.05
PAS Khairuddin Abdul Malik 17,511 41.59 + 41.59
Total valid votes 42,106 100.00
Total rejected ballots 971
Unreturned ballots 1,755
Turnout 44,832 70.74
Registered electors 63,375
Majority 7,084 16.82
BN hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Husni Mohamad Hanadzlah 33,224 83.46 + 20.38
S46 Abdul Rahman Md. Nur 6,585 16.54 - 20.38
Total valid votes 39,809 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,314
Unreturned ballots 1,609
Turnout 42,732 72.96
Registered electors 58,569
Majority 26,639 66.92
BN hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Nawawi Mat Awin 29,176 63.08 - 8.45
S46 Kamarudin Awang Teh 17,074 36.92 + 36.92
Total valid votes 46,250 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,987
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 48,237 74.52
Registered electors 64,730
Majority 12,102 26.16
BN hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Yahaya Mohd. Shafie 24,342 71.53
PAS Ahmad Idzam Ahmad 9,687 28.47
Total valid votes 34,029 100.00
Total rejected ballots 2,058
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 36,087 67.85
Registered electors 53,184
Majority 14,655 43.06
This was a new constituency created.

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