Gombak (federal constituency)

Gombak is a federal constituency in Gombak District, Selangor, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1995.

Gombak (P098)
Selangor constituency
DUN Selangor 2020.svg
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
Constituency created1994
First contested1995
Last contested2022
Demographics
Electors (2022)[1]206,744
Area (km²)[2]265

The federal constituency was created from parts of the Selayang constituency in the 1994 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.

DemographicsEdit

Ethnic breakdown of Gombak's electorate as of 2018[3]

  Malay (75.80%)
  Indian (10.77%)
  Chinese (10.67%)
  Other ethnicities (2.76%)

HistoryEdit

Polling districtsEdit

According to the federal gazette issued on 31 October 2022, the Gombak constituency is divided into 47 polling districts.[4]

State constituency Polling districts Code Location
Sungai Tua (N16) Wira Damai 098/16/01 SMK Sungai Kertas
Taman Jasa 098/16/02 SRA Kampung Sungai Tua Baru
Sungai Tua 098/16/03 SK Sungai Tua Baharu
Kampung Nakhoda 098/16/04 SA Rakyat (KAFA Integrasi) Al-Humaira
Kampung Laksamana 098/16/05 SK Sungai Kertas
Selayang Baharu Empat 098/16/06 SMK Selayang Bharu
Selayang Baharu Lima 098/16/07 SMK Darul Ehsan
Taman Selayang 098/16/08 SA Rakyat (Kafai) Al-Amaniah
Taman Batu Caves 098/16/09 SMK Taman Selayang
Pekan Batu Caves Lama 098/16/10 SJK (C) Kheow Bin
Batu Caves 098/16/11 SJK (T) Batu Caves
Batu 8 Sungai Tua 098/16/12 SK (2) Taman Selayang
Gombak Setia(N17) Sri Gombak 9 098/17/01 Dewan Beringin, Taman Sri Gombak
Taman Greenwood 098/17/02 SMK Seri Gombak Taman Greenwood
Simpang Tiga 098/17/03 SK Sungai Pusu
Batu 8 Gombak 098/17/04 SK Gombak Utara
Gombak Selatan 098/17/05 SK Gombak Setia
Gombak Setia 098/17/06 SMK Gombak Setia
Sri Gombak 1 098/17/07 SK Taman Seri Gombak 2
Sri Gombak 2-7 098/17/08 SMK Hillcrest
Taman Gombak 098/17/09 Dewan Majlis Perbandaran Selayang Taman Gombak
Batu 9 Gombak 098/17/10 Kolej Vokasional Gombak (SM Teknik Gombak)
Taman Kamariah 098/17/11 SK Gombak 1
Sri Gombak 10 098/17/12 SK Taman Seri Gombak
Sri Gombak 8 098/17/13 SA Rakyat (KAFA Integrasi) Jabal Nur
Pinggiran Batu Caves 098/17/14
  • SA Rakyat (KAFA Integrasi) Al-Kahfi
  • Padang Taman Pinggiran Batu Caves
Taman Selaseh 098/17/15
  • SK Taman Selasih
  • SK Taman Samudra
Hulu Kelang(N18) Bandar Melawati 098/18/01 SK Taman Melawati (2)
Kelang Gate 098/18/02 SK Klang Gate
Taman Melawati 098/18/03 SMK Taman Melawati
Kemensah 098/18/04 Pejabat / Bilik Gerakan MPKK Kampung Kemensah
Hulu Kelang 098/18/05 SK Hulu Kelang
Taman Permata 098/18/06 SK Taman Permata
Keramat Tengah AU 4 098/18/07 SA Rakyat (KAFA Integrasi) AU 4
AU 3 Rumah Teres 098/18/08 SA Rakyat (KAFA Integrasi) Al-Khairiah AU3
Sri Keramat AU 2a 098/18/09 SR Agama Integrasi Taman Keramat
Keramat AU 1 098/18/10 SK (2) Taman Keramat
Keramat Pangsa 098/18/11 Pusat Komuniti Rakyat Rumah Pangsa Taman Keramat AU2
Melawati Jalan F & H 098/18/12 SK Taman Melawati
Lembah Keramat AU 5c 098/18/13 SK Lembah Keramat
Desa Keramat AU 2b & AU 2c 098/18/14 Dewan Serbaguna Taman Sri Keramat AU2
Lembah Keramat AU 5d 098/18/15 SAR KAFA Integrasi At-Taqwa
Keramat AU 1b 098/18/16 Dewan Pusat Komuniti Wanita Dan Belia Hulu Kelang
AU3 Rumah Pangsa 098/18/17 Pusat Komuniti Rakyat Sri Pangsa AU 3/1
Melawati Jalan G.E.C 098/18/18 SA Rakyat Taman Melawati
Enggang Utara 098/18/19 SMK Taman Keramat
Enggang Selatan 098/18/20
  • SK Taman Keramat 1
  • SMK Hulu Kelang

Representation historyEdit

Members of Parliament for Gombak
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created from Selayang
9th 1995-1999 Zaleha Ismail BN (UMNO)
10th 1999-2004
11th 2004-2008 Raman Ismail
12th 2008-2013 Mohamed Azmin Ali KEADILAN
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018-2020[5] PH (KEADILAN)
2020–2022 PN (BERSATU)
15th 2022-present Amirudin Shari PH (KEADILAN)

State constituencyEdit

Parliamentary

constituency

State constituency
1955–59* 1959–1974 1974–1986 1986–1995 1995–2004 2004–2018 2018–present
Gombak Batu Caves
Gombak Setia
Hulu Kelang
Sungai Tua Sungai Tua

Current state assembly membersEdit

No. State Constituency Member Coalition (Party)
N16 Sungai Tua Amirudin Shari PH (PKR)
N17 Gombak Setia Hilman Idham PN (BERSATU)
N18 Hulu Kelang Saari Sungib PH (AMANAH)

Local governmentsEdit

No. State Constituency Local Government
N16 Sungai Tua Selayang Municipal Council
N17 Gombak Setia Selayang Municipal Council
N18 Hulu Kelang Ampang Jaya Municipal Council

Election resultsEdit

Malaysian general election, 2022
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Amirudin Shari 72,267 43.69 -21.41
PN Mohamed Azmin Ali 59,538 35.99 +35.99
BN Megat Zulkarnain Omardin 30,723 18.57 -3.60
Homeland Fighters' Party Aziz Jamaludin Mohd Tahir 2,223 1.34 +1.34
Independent Zulkifli Ahmad 675 0.41 +0.41
Total valid votes 165,426 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,112
Unreturned ballots 1,122
Turnout 165,416 80.01
Registered electors 206,744
Majority 12,729
PH hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Mohamed Azmin Ali 75,113 63.10 +63.10
BN Abdul Rahim Pandak Kamarudin 26,392 22.17 -25.36
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Khairil Nizam Khirudin 17,537 14.73 +14.73
Total valid votes 119,042 100.00
Total rejected ballots 933
Unreturned ballots 573
Turnout 120,548 85.43
Registered electors 141,112
Majority 48,721 40.93
PH hold Swing
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Selangor [P.U. (B) 239/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 3 May 2018. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2019-07-19. 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 Selangor [P.U. (B) 313/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2019-07-19. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PKR Mohamed Azmin Ali 54,827 52.02 - 2.63
BN Raman Ismail 50,093 47.53 + 2.18
Independent Said Nazar Abu Baker 474 0.45 + 0.45
Total valid votes 105,394 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,353
Unreturned ballots 393
Turnout 107,140 86.90
Registered electors 123,290
Majority 4,734 4.49
PKR hold Swing {{{3}}}
Source(s)

"Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Selangor [P.U. (B) 176/2013]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 26 April 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2018-09-30. Retrieved 2016-04-27.

"Federal Government Gazette - Results of Contested Election and Statements of the Poll after the Official Addition of Votes, Parliamentary Constituencies for the State of Selangor [P.U. (B) 217/2013]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 22 May 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2018-09-30. Retrieved 2016-04-27.
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PKR Mohamed Azmin Ali 40,334 54.65 + 54.65
BN Said Anuar Said Ahmad 33,467 45.35 - 14.58
Total valid votes 73,801 100.00
Total rejected ballots 820
Unreturned ballots 998
Turnout 75,619 76.26
Registered electors 99,153
Majority 6,867 9.30
PKR gain from BN Swing ?


Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Raman Ismail 39,870 59.93 + 9.21
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Mohd Hatta Md. Ramli 26,663 40.07 - 9.21
Total valid votes 66,533 100.00
Total rejected ballots 691
Unreturned ballots 134
Turnout 67,358 73.04
Registered electors 92,220
Majority 13,207 19.86
BN hold Swing {{{3}}}


Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Zaleha Ismail 28,113 50.72 - 32.38
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Mohd Hatta Md. Ramli 27,310 49.28 + 32.38
Total valid votes 55,423 100.00
Total rejected ballots 649
Unreturned ballots 2
Turnout 56,074 75.83
Registered electors 73,946
Majority 803 1.44
BN hold Swing {{{3}}}


Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Zaleha Ismail 38,763 83.10
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Ismail Nahu 7,885 16.90
Total valid votes 46,648 100.00
Total rejected ballots 935
Unreturned ballots 390
Turnout 47,973 70.93
Registered electors 67,634
Majority 30,878 66.20
This was a new constituency created out of Selayang which went to BN in the previous election.

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