Kudat (federal constituency)

Kudat is a federal constituency in Sabah, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 2004.

The federal constituency was created in the 2003 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.

History

2004–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Limbuak, Kapitangan, Sabur, Karakit, Mengkubau, Malawali, Tanjung Piring, Mangkapon, Kanibongan, Pantai, Balambangan, Maliu, Dagotan, Lok Agong, Sebogoh, Loktohog, Laksian, Palak, Tigabu, Tiga Papan, Suangpai, Pengaraban, Tanjung Kapor, Pakka, Bangau, Tamalang, Dampirit, Kudat Bandar, Milau, Landong Ayang, Loro, Tajau, Limau-Limauan, Telaga, Kalumpang, Salimpodon, Pitas, Kebatasan, Penapak, Liu, Malubang, Rosob, Pinggan-Pinggan, Dandun, Senaja, Sungai Eloi, Pandan, Sanitan.

2016–present:[2] The constituency contains the polling districts of Limbuak, Kapitangan, Sabur, Karakit, Mengkubau, Malawali, Tanjung Piring, Mangkapon, Kanibongan, Pantai, Balambangan, Maliu, Dagotan, Lok Agong, Sebogoh, Loktohog, Laksian, Palak, Tigabu, Tiga Papan, Suangpai, Pengaraban, Tanjung Kapor, Pakka, Bangau, Tamalang, Dampirit, Kudat Bandar, Milau, Landong Ayang, Loro, Tajau, Limau-Limauan, Pantai Bahagia, Telaga, Kalumpang, Salimpodon, Pitas, Kebatasan, Penapak, Liu, Malubang, Rosob, Pinggan-Pinggan, Dandun, Senaja, Sungai Eloi, Pandan, Sanitan.

Representation history

Members of Parliament for Kudat
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created, renamed from Marudu
11th 2004-2008 Abd Rahim Bakri BN (UMNO)
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018
2018-2019 Independent
2019-present PH (PPBM)

Election results

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abd Rahim Bakri 18,503 49.90 -11.85
WARISAN Sh Azman Sh Along 17,144 46.24 +46.24
PPRS Mohd Ashraf Chin Abdullah 1,432 3.86 +3.86
Total valid votes 37,079 100.00
Total rejected ballots 955
Unreturned ballots 171
Turnout 38,205 73.12
Registered electors 52,251
Majority 1,359
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Sabah [P.U. (B) 246/2018]" (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 Sabah [P.U. (B) 320/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes %
BN Abd Rahim Bakri 21,883 61.75
PKR Rahimah Majid 9,507 26.83
STAR Jutirim Galibai Galabi 3,083 8.70
SAPP Mojurip Diyun 963 2.72
Total valid votes 35,436 100.00
Total rejected ballots 919
Unreturned ballots 66
Turnout 36,421 77.08
Registered electors 47,249
Majority 12,376
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes %
BN Abd Rahim Bakri 17,634 69.50
PKR Yahya Othman 7,739 30.50
Total valid votes 25,373 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,058
Unreturned ballots 120
Turnout 26,551 66.98
Registered electors 39,643
Majority 9,895
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes %
BN Abd Rahim Bakri 13,236 56.61
Independent Abdul Rahman Sedik @ Sidek 6,488 27.75
Independent Abdul Razak Abdul Salam 2,375 10.16
Independent Asbiah Anggar 1,282 5.48
Total valid votes 23,381 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,061
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 24,442 65.90
Registered electors 37,089
Majority 6,748
This was a new constituency created.

References

  1. ^ "Electoral Roll for the 14th Malaysian General Election Updated as of 10 April 2018" (PDF) (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. 2018-04-16. p. 12. Retrieved 2018-04-25.
  2. ^ "Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Polling Districts and Polling Centres for the Federal Constituencies and State Constituencies of the States of Sabah [P.U. (B) 57/2016]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 12 February 2016. Retrieved 2016-07-10.

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