Tenggara (federal constituency)

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Tenggara
Johor constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Adham Baba
BN
Constituency created1994
First contested1995
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]44,749

Tenggara is a federal constituency in Johor, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1995.

The federal constituency was created in the 1994 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 Bandar Tenggara Utara, FELDA Pengeli Timor, Sungai Sibol, Linggiu, Ulu Sungai Johor, Pelepah Valley, Bukit Lintang, Kampong Lukut, Kampong Kelantan, Kota Tinggi Utara, Bandar Tenggara Selatan, FELDA Sungai Sayong, FELDA Bukit Besar, FELDA Pasir Raja, FELDA Bukit Ramun, Sungai Telor, Sungai Johor, Kota Jaya Utara, Sungai Kemang Selatan, Jalan Besar, Jalan Johor, Kota Tinggi Selatan, Ladang R.E.M., Jalan Kota Tinggi, Kampung Baru Sungai Redan, Kota Jaya Selatan.

2016–present:[2] The constituency contains the polling districts of Bandar Tenggara Utara, FELDA Pengeli Timor, Sungai Sibol, Linggiu, Ulu Sungai Johor, Pelepah Valley, Bukit Lintang, Kampong Lukut, Kampong Kelantan, Kota Tinggi Utara, Bandar Tenggara Selatan, FELDA Sungai Sayong, FELDA Bukit Besar, FELDA Pasir Raja, FELDA Bukit Ramun, Sungai Telor, Sungai Johor, Kota Jaya Utara, Sungai Kemang Selatan, Jalan Besar, Jalan Johor, Kota Tinggi Selatan, Ladang R.E.M., Jalan Kota Tinggi, Kampung Baru Sungai Redan, Kota Jaya Selatan.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Tenggara
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
9th 1995-1999 Hishammuddin Hussein BN
10th 1999-2004
11th 2004-2008 Adham Baba
12th 2008-2013 Halimah Mohamed Sadique
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018-present Adham Baba

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Adham Baba 20,142 54.39 - 20.75
PH Norjepri Mohamed Jelani 14,209 38.37 + 38.37
PAS Yuhanita Yunan 2,683 7.24 - 17.62
Total valid votes 37,034 100.00
Total rejected ballots 664
Unreturned ballots 120
Turnout 37,818 84.51
Registered electors 44,749
Majority 5,933 16.02
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 Halimah Mohamed Sadique 25,698 75.14 - 4.11
PAS Muhamad Said Jonit 8,502 24.86 + 4.11
Total valid votes 34,200 100.00
Total rejected ballots 676
Unreturned ballots 70
Turnout 34,946 88.04
Registered electors 39,694
Majority 17,196 50.28
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Halimah Mohamed Sadique 19,031 79.25 - 9.02
PAS Salleh Farmin 4,982 20.75 + 9.02
Total valid votes 24,013 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,336
Unreturned ballots 435
Turnout 25,784 79.83
Registered electors 32,297
Majority 14,049 58.50
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Adham Baba 19,706 88.27 + 9.31
PAS Salleh Farmin 2,618 11.73 + 11.73
Total valid votes 22,324 100.00
Total rejected ballots 640
Unreturned ballots 92
Turnout 23,056 77.32
Registered electors 29,818
Majority 17,088 76.54
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Hishammuddin Hussein 28,376 78.96 - 8.26
KEADILAN Lokman Noor Adam 7,559 21.04 + 21.04
Total valid votes 35,935 100.00
Total rejected ballots 991
Unreturned ballots 903
Turnout 37,829 78.06
Registered electors 48,461
Majority 20,817 57.92
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Hishammuddin Hussein 28,727 87.22
S46 Madin Khani @ Md. Din A. Ghani 4,209 12.78
Total valid votes 32,936 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,536
Unreturned ballots 310
Turnout 34,782 63.36
Registered electors 54,895
Majority 24,518 74.44
This was a new constituency created.

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