Telang Usan

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Telang Usan
Sarawak constituency
State constituency
LegislatureSarawak State Legislative Assembly
MLA
 
 
 
Dennis Ngau
GPS
Constituency created1968
First contested1969
Last contested2016

Telang Usan is a state constituency in Sarawak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Sarawak State Legislative Assembly since 1969.

The state constituency was created in the 1968 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Sarawak State Legislative Assembly under the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

2006–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Lubok Nibong, Puyut, Tutoh, Long Lama, Apoh, Long Miri, Pana, Akahpatah, San, Liomatu.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Long Miri, Pana, Akapatah, San, Long Lama, Apoh.

Representation history[edit]

Members of the Legislative Assembly for Telang Usan
Assembly Years Member Party
Constituency created
8th 1970-1974 Joseph Balan Seling SNAP
9th 1974-1979
10th 1979-1983 BN
11th 1983-1987 SNAP
12th 1987-1991 PBDS
13th 1991-1996 BN
14th 1996-2001 Kebing Wan Independent
15th 2001-2006 Lihan Jok BN
16th 2006-2011
17th 2011-2016 Dennis Ngau
18th 2016-present

Election results[edit]

Sarawak state election, 2016: Telang Usan
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Dennis Ngau 3,231 51.33 + 4.48
PKR Roland Engan 3,064 48.67 + 12.82
Total valid votes 6,295 100.00
Total rejected ballots 82
Unreturned ballots 11
Turnout 6,388 63.88
Registered electors 10,000
Majority 167
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, State Legislative Assembly of the State of Sarawak [P.U. (B) 190/2016]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 25 April 2016. Retrieved 2016-04-29.

"Senarai Calon yang Disahkan Layak Bertanding Pilihan Raya Dewan Undangan Negeri ke-11". Election Commission of Malaysia. 25 April 2016. Archived from the original on 25 April 2016. Retrieved 2016-04-29.
Sarawak state election, 2011: Telang Usan
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Dennis Ngau 3,597 46.85 - 23.18
PKR Harrison Ngau Laing 2,752 35.85 + 35.85
SNAP Kebing Wan 705 9.18 - 18.60
Independent Jok Ding 623 8.12 + 8.12
Total valid votes 7,677 100.00
Total rejected ballots 86
Unreturned ballots 22
Turnout 7,785 57.15
Registered electors 13,623
Majority 845
BN hold Swing
Sarawak state election, 2006: Telang Usan
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Lihan Jok 4,593 70.03 + 11.75
SNAP Kebing Wan 1,822 27.78 + 27.78
Independent Lidam Janang 144 2.19 + 2.19
Total valid votes 6,559 100.00
Total rejected ballots 76
Unreturned ballots 10
Turnout 6,645 51.94
Registered electors 12,793
Majority 2,771
BN hold Swing
Sarawak state election, 2001: Telang Usan
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Lihan Jok 3,621 58.28 + 12.20
Independent Kebing Wan 2,592 41.72 - 12.20
Total valid votes 6,213 100.00
Total rejected ballots 106
Unreturned ballots 9
Turnout 6,328 50.26
Registered electors 12,591
Majority 1,029
BN gain from Independent Swing ?
Sarawak state election, 1996: Telang Usan
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Independent Kebing Wan 3,554 53.92 + 53.92
BN Robert Laing Anyie 3,037 46.08 - 10.89
Total valid votes 6,591 100.00
Total rejected ballots 149
Unreturned ballots 12
Turnout 6,752 53.47
Registered electors 12,628
Majority 517
Independent gain from BN Swing ?
Sarawak state election, 1991: Telang Usan
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Joseph Balan Seling 3,252 56.97
PBDS Harrison Ngau Laing 2,019 35.37
Independent Steward Ngau Ding 342 5.99
Independent John Kalang Urang 95 1.66
Total valid votes 5,708 100.00
Total rejected ballots 57
Unreturned ballots 9
Turnout 5,774 57.33
Registered electors 10,071
Majority 1,233
BN gain from PBDS Swing ?
Sarawak state election, 1987: Telang Usan
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PBDS Joseph Balan Seling
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Total valid votes 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors
Majority
PBDS gain from SNAP Swing ?
Sarawak state election, 1983: Telang Usan
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
SNAP Joseph Balan Seling
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Total valid votes 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors
Majority
SNAP gain from BN Swing ?
Sarawak state election, 1979: Telang Usan
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Joseph Balan Seling
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Total valid votes 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors
Majority
BN gain from SNAP Swing ?
Sarawak state election, 1974: Telang Usan
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
SNAP Joseph Balan Seling 2,315 55.42
BN Stephen Timothy Wan Uilok 1,862 44.58
Total valid votes 4,177 100.00
Total rejected ballots 486
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 4,663 69.50
Registered electors 6,709
Majority 453
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Sarawak state election, 1969: Telang Usan
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
SNAP Joseph Balan Seling 1,718 48.23
Independent Lee Kee Bian 868 24.37
PESAKA Dennis Hawan Lawai 750 21.06
Independent Balan Lejau 226 6.34
Total valid votes 3,562 100.00
Total rejected ballots 363
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 3,925 68.13
Registered electors 5,761
Majority 850
This was a new constituency created.

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