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Ipoh Timor is a federal constituency in Perak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1995.

Ipoh Timor
Perak constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Wong Kah Woh
PH
Constituency created1994
First contested1995
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)91,486

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.

HistoryEdit

2004–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Taman Ipoh Selatan, Taman Wah Keong, Simee Timor, Taman Ipoh, Taman Ipoh Barat, Canning Garden Barat, Canning Garden Timor, Lumba Kuda, Taman Cempaka, Simee Barat, Desa Cempaka, Taman Ipoh Timor, Jalan Tambun, Sungai Kinta, Kampong Paloh, Tebing Tinggi, Jalan Bendahara, Housing Trust, Kampar Road, Jalan Raja Ekram, Jalan C.M. Yusof, Tebing Sungai Kinta, Kampong Seri Kinta, Pasir Puteh Utara, Pinji Lane Utara, Pasir Pinji Utara, Pasir Pinji Selatan, Pinji Lane Selatan, Pasir Puteh Baru, Pasir Puteh Selatan, Taman Pengkalan Jaya.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Taman Ipoh Selatan, Taman Wah Keong, Simee Timor, Taman Ipoh, Taman Ipoh Barat, Canning Garden Barat, Canning Garden Timor, Lumba Kuda, Taman Cempaka, Simee Barat, Desa Cempaka, Taman Ipoh Timor, Jalan Tambun, Sungai Kinta, Kampong Paloh, Tebing Tinggi, Jalan Bendahara, Housing Trust, Kampar Road, Jalan Raja Ekram, Jalan C.M. Yusof, Tebing Sungai Kinta, Kampong Seri Kinta, Pasir Puteh Utara, Pinji Lane Utara, Pasir Pinji Utara, Pasir Pinji Selatan, Pinji Lane Selatan, Pasir Puteh Baru, Pasir Puteh Selatan, Taman Pengkalan Jaya.

Representation historyEdit

Members of Parliament for Ipoh Timor
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created, renamed from Pasir Pinji
9th 1995-1999 Chang Kon You BN (MCA)
10th 1999-2004 Thong Fah Chong
11th 2004-2008 Lim Kit Siang DAP
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018 Su Keong Siong
14th 2018-present Wong Kah Woh PH (DAP)

Election resultsEdit

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Wong Kah Woh 56,519 80.46 +80.46
BN Kathleen Wong Mei Yin 13,722 19.54 -3.97
Total valid votes 70,241 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,023
Unreturned ballots 462
Turnout 71,726 78.40
Registered electors 91,486
Majority 42,797 60.93
PH hold 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 % ∆%
DAP Su Keong Siong 49,086 76.49 + 5.71
BN Kathleen Wong Mei Yin 15,086 23.51 - 5.71
Total valid votes 64,172 100.00
Total rejected ballots 834
Unreturned ballots 210
Turnout 65,217 79.71
Registered electors 81,818
Majority 34,000 50.98
DAP hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Lim Kit Siang 37,364 70.78 + 10.58
BN Liew Mun Hon 15,422 29.22 - 10.58
Total valid votes 52,786 100.00
Total rejected ballots 707
Unreturned ballots 501
Turnout 53,994 70.45
Registered electors 76,647
Majority 21,942 41.56
DAP hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Lim Kit Siang 28,851 60.20 + 12.81
BN Thong Fah Chong 19,077 39.80 - 11.94
Total valid votes 47,928 100.00
Total rejected ballots 933
Unreturned ballots 314
Turnout 49,175 67.06
Registered electors 73,329
Majority 9,774 20.40
DAP gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Thong Fah Chong 25,273 51.74 + 1.44
DAP Ngeh Koo Ham 23,146 47.39 - 2.31
MDP Mohd Yusoff Omar 427 0.87 + 0.87
Total valid votes 48,846 100.00
Total rejected ballots 808
Unreturned ballots 768
Turnout 50,422 64.73
Registered electors 77,895
Majority 2,127 4.35
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Chang Kon You @ Chen Kwan Wu 24,129 50.30
DAP Kerk Kim Hock 23,837 49.70
Total valid votes 47,966 100.00
Total rejected ballots 875
Unreturned ballots 392
Turnout 49,233 66.68
Registered electors 73,834
Majority 292 0.60
This was a new constituency created.

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