1972 PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS RESULTS

Alphabetical listing

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Alexandra

Number of Electors: 24,499
Candidates Party Total Votes
S.A. Hamid
 

Wong Kui Yu
 

Wong Lin Ken
 
UNF
 

WP
 

PAP
 
1,427
(6.16%)

3,782
(16.32%)

17,965
(77.52%)

Aljunied

Number of Electors: 19,278
Candidates Party Total Votes
Amir Ali b.Mohamed
 

Chee Han Tong
 

Lim Kang Chew
 
UNF
 

PAP
 

WP
 
762
(4.24%)

12,861
(71.51%)

4,360
(24.25%)

Anson

Number of Electors: 8,171
Candidates Party Total Votes
C. Kunjuraman
 

P. Govindaswamy
 

Tay Kim Oh
 
UNF
 

PAP
 

WP
 
444
(6.57%)

5,027
(74.34%)

1,291
(19.09%)

Boon Teck

Number of Electors: 15,958
Candidates Party Total Votes
Lim Thiam Hock
 

Phey Yew Kok
 
PF
 

PAP
 
4,954
(33.25%)

9,947
(66.75%)

Bras Basah

Number of Electors: 8,323
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ho See Beng
 
PAP
 
Uncontested

Bukit Batok

Number of Electors: 14,563
Candidates Party Total Votes
Chai Chong Yii
 

R. Vetrivelu
 
PAP
 

UNF
 
9,765
(73.78%)

3,471
(26.22%)

Bukit Ho Swee

Number of Electors: 12,212
Candidates Party Total Votes
Chin Tian Choo
 

Seah Mui Kok
 

Wee Kia Eng
 
BS
 

PAP
 

WP
 
2,209
(19.32%)

7,862
(68.77%)

1,361
(11.91%)

Bukit Merah

Number of Electors: 13,960
Candidates Party Total Votes
Kho Jiak Hiong
 

Lim Guan Hoo
 

Said Jali
 
WP
 

PAP
 

BS
 
2,042
(15.65%)

9,044
(69.33%)

1,958
(15.02%)

Bukit Panjang

Number of Electors: 15,461
Candidates Party Total Votes
Lee Yiok Seng
 

Leyu Tan Jib
 

Tang Song Khiang
 
PAP
 

UNF
 

WP
 
9,527
(67.65%)

1,060
(7.53%)

3,496
(24.82%)

Bukit Timah

Number of Electors: 15,476
Candidates Party Total Votes
Chor Yeok Eng
 

K. K. Nair
 
PAP
 

BS
 
9,475
(66.78%)

4,714
(33.22%)

Cairnhill

Number of Electors: 11,952
Candidates Party Total Votes
Paul Elisha
 

Lim Kim San
 
UNF
 

PAP
 
1,994
(19.08%)

8,458
(80.92%)

Changi

Number of Electors: 18,297
Candidates Party Total Votes
Normah Yahya
 

Omar Ningal
 

Sim Boon Woo
 
WP
 

UNF
 

PAP
 
4,917
(29.20%)

1,412
(8.38%)

10,512
(62.42%)

Chua Chu Kang

Number of Electors: 15,669
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ng Ah Chue
 

Tang See Chim
 
BS
 

PAP
 
5,434
(37.64%)

9,002
(62.36%)

Crawford

Number of Electors: 9,285
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ang Kok Peng
 

N. M. Abdul Wahid
 

Wu Kher
 
PAP
 

UNF
 

WP
 
6,040
(72.60%)

714
(8.59%)

1,565
(18.81%)

Delta

Number of Electors: 13,781
Candidates Party Total Votes
Yeo Choo Kok
 

Wong Hong Toy
 

A. Rahim
 
PAP
 

WP
 

BS
 
9,149
(70.72%)

2,186
(16.90%)

1,602
(12.38%)

Farrer Park

Number of Electors: 12,707
Candidates Party Total Votes
Jeyaretnam J. B.
 

S. A. Latiff
 

Lee Chiaw Meng
 
WP
 

UNF
 

PAP
 
2,668
(23.11%)

354
(3.07%)

8,521
(73.82%)

Geylang East

Number of Electors: 16,580
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ho Cheng Choon
 

Kum Teng Hock
 

Mohd. Elias Ibrahim
 
PAP
 

WP
 

UNF
 
9,692
(64.24%)

4,951
(32.81%)

445
(2.95%)

Geylang Serai

Number of Electors: 13,837
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ahmad Haji Taff
 

Rahmat Bin Kenap
 

Rom b. Jaafar
 
PKMS
 

PAP
 

UNF
 
4,978
(39.75%)

6,711
(53.59%)

833
(6.66%)

Geylang West

Number of Electors: 11,653
Candidates Party Total Votes
Quek Doh Lam
 

Yong Nyuk Lin
 
WP
 

PAP
 
3,246
(30.72%)

7,320
(69.28%)

Havelock

Number of Electors: 10,849
Candidates Party Total Votes
Harbans Singh
 

Hon Sui Sen
 
BS
 

PAP
 
2,692
(27.35%)

7,151
(72.65%)

Henderson

Number of Electors: 9,431
Candidates Party Total Votes
Lai Tha Chai
 

Wong Wen Nan @ Ong Boon Nam
 
PAP
 

PF
 
6,577
(74.43%)

2,260
(25.57%)

Hong Lim

Number of Electors: 7,486
Candidates Party Total Votes
Lee Khoon Choy
 

Wong Kong Hoa
 
PAP
 

PF
 
4,835
(73.79%)

1,717
(26.21%)

Jalan Besar

Number of Electors: 10,310
Candidates Party Total Votes
Chan Chee Seng
 

Johnnie Ng
 
PAP
 

UNF
 
7,794
(83.86%)

1,500
(16.14%)

Jalan Kayu

Number of Electors: 14,982
Candidates Party Total Votes
Damodaran Nair M. P.
 

Hwang Soo Jin
 

Ong Seng Kok
 
WP
 

PAP
 

UNF
 
5,137
(36.86%)

8,283
(59.42%)

518
(3.72%)

Joo Chiat

Number of Electors: 15,684
Candidates Party Total Votes
William Cook
 

Yeoh Ghim Seng
 
UNF
 

PAP
 
2,307
(16.51%)

11,669
(83.49%)

Jurong

Number of Electors: 15,348
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ho Kah Leong
 

Ng Soon Hee
 
PAP
 

UNF
 
10,741
(76.43%)

3,312
(23.57%)

Kallang

Number of Electors: 17,232
Candidates Party Total Votes
Abdul Aziz Karim
 

Sultan Mydin Bin Abdul Hamid
 
PAP
 

UNF
 
12,626
(79.75%)

3,205
(20.25%)

Kampong Chai Chee

Number of Electors: 15,564
Candidates Party Total Votes
Hashim Bin Yadi
 

Ng Yang Choo
 

Sha'ari Bin Tadin
 
WP
 

BS
 

PAP
 
2,590
(18.19%)

4,188
(29.42%)

7,458
(52.39%)

Kampong Glam

Number of Electors: 7,542
Candidates Party Total Votes
Sinnathamby Rajaratnam
 
PAP
 
Uncontested

Kampong Kapor

Number of Electors: 9,361
Candidates Party Total Votes
Chng Boon Eng
 

Yeo Toon Chia
 
UNF
 

PAP
 
2,251
(26.85%)

6,132
(73.15%)

Kampong Kembangan

Number of Electors: 18,480
Candidates Party Total Votes
Kamaruddin Hassan
 

Mohamed Ariff Bin Suradi
 

Othman Abdullah
 
UNF
 

PAP
 

WP
 
1,687
(10.04%)

9,671
(57.53%)

5,451
(32.43%)

Kampong Ubi

Number of Electors: 15,431
Candidates Party Total Votes
Darus Shariff
 

Rahman Zin
 

Ya'acob bin Mohamed
 
UNF
 

PKMS
 

PAP
 
1,017
(7.20%)

5,076
(35.94%)

8,030
(56.86%)

Katong

Number of Electors: 16,766
Candidates Party Total Votes
De Conceicao Joseph Francis
 
PAP
 
Uncontested

Kim Keat

Number of Electors: 14,640
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ong Teng Cheong
 

W. J. Paglar
 

Seow Khee Leng
 
PAP
 

UNF
 

WP
 
10,262
(74.00%)

583
(4.21%)

3,022
(21.79%)

Kim Seng

Number of Electors: 12,893
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ong Leong Boon
 

Heng Swee Tong
 
PAP
 

WP
 
8,178
(67.74%)

3,895
(32.26%)

Kreta Ayer

Number of Electors: 9,627
Candidates Party Total Votes
Goh Keng Swee
 
PAP
 
Uncontested

Kuo Chuan

Number of Electors: 15,142
Candidates Party Total Votes
P. Mano
 

P. Selvadurai
 
BS
 

PAP
 
3,757
(26.31%)

10,523
(73.69%)

Leng Kee

Number of Electors: 17,158
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ahmad Mattar
 

N. Logam
 

Ng Ho
 
PAP
 

UNF
 

WP
 
10,929
(68.28%)

1,042
(6.51%)

4,036
(25.21%)

MacPherson

Number of Electors: 15,637
Candidates Party Total Votes
Chua Sian Chin
 

Lee Tow Kiat
 
PAP
 

WP
 
10,117
(68.76%)

4,597
(31.24%)

Moulmein

Number of Electors: 11,144
Candidates Party Total Votes
Cheng Poh Yew
 

Sia Khoon Seong
 
WP
 

PAP
 
2,822
(27.57%)

7,412
(72.43%)

Mountbatten

Number of Electors: 14,396
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ng Yeow Chong
 
PAP
 
Uncontested

Nee Soon

Number of Electors: 17,061
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ong Soo Chuan
 

F. S. Yap
 
PAP
 

UNF
 
11,636
(73.29%)

4,240
(26.71%)

Pasir Panjang

Number of Electors: 13,964
Candidates Party Total Votes
Othman Bin Wok
 

Syed Ahmad Bin Syed Husain
 
PAP
 

UNF
 
9,209
(71.77%)

3,623
(28.23%)

Paya Lebar

Number of Electors: 19,102
Candidates Party Total Votes
Kow Kee Seng
 

Tan Poh Seng
 

Tay Boon Too
 
-
 

WP
 

PAP
 
1,545
(8.59%)

5,361
(29.82%)

11,073
(61.59%)

Potong Pasir

Number of Electors: 13,103
Candidates Party Total Votes
Baptist Ivan Cuthbert
 

Harnek Singh
 

Rajaratnam Murugason
 
PAP
 

UNF
 

WP
 
7,772
(66.22%)

573
(4.89%)

3,391
(28.89%)

Punggol

Number of Electors: 15,303
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ng Kah Ting
 

Ng Teng Kian
 
PAP
 

-
 
8,215
(58.13%)

5,917
(41.87%)

Queenstown

Number of Electors: 18,458
Candidates Party Total Votes
Chua Eng Huat
 

Jek Yeun Thong
 

Lew Ban Huat
 
WP
 

PAP
 

UNF
 
2,504
(14.33%)

14,200
(81.24%)

775
(4.43%)

River Valley

Number of Electors: 12,189
Candidates Party Total Votes
Tan Eng Liang
 
PAP
 
Uncontested

Rochore

Number of Electors: 11,589
Candidates Party Total Votes
Lee Siew Choh
 

Toh Chin Chye
 
BS
 

PAP
 
4,076
(39.60%)

6,218
(60.40%)

Sembawang

Number of Electors: 12,217
Candidates Party Total Votes
Mohd Arif
 

Teong Eng Siong
 
UNF
 

PAP
 
2,478
(22.64%)

8,466
(77.36%)

Sepoy Lines

Number of Electors: 12,308
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ho Soo Hock
 

Wee Toon Boon
 
UNF
 

PAP
 
2,107
(18.70%)

9,160
(81.30%)

Serangoon Gardens

Number of Electors: 13,836
Candidates Party Total Votes
Rodrigo Leonard Peter
 
PAP
 
Uncontested

Siglap

Number of Electors: 16,091
Candidates Party Total Votes
Abdul Rahim Ishak
 

Ariffin Noordin
 

H. M. Yahiya
 
PAP
 

WP
 

UNF
 
11,456
(78.63%)

2,529
(17.36%)

584
(4.01%)

Stamford

Number of Electors: 8,212
Candidates Party Total Votes
Chiang Seok Keong
 

Fong Sip Chee
 
WP
 

PAP
 
1,999
(28.23%)

5,083
(71.77%)

Tampines

Number of Electors: 15,302
Candidates Party Total Votes
Phua Bah Lee
 

Tan Sim Hock
 
PAP
 

PF
 
9,049
(64.30%)

5,025
(35.70%)

Tanglin

Number of Electors: 12,777
Candidates Party Total Votes
Barker Edmund William
 
PAP
 
Uncontested

Tanjong Pagar

Number of Electors: 9,946
Candidates Party Total Votes
Lee Kuan Yew
 

Leong Mun Kwai
 
PAP
 

PF
 
7,542
(84.08%)

1,428
(15.92%)

Telok Ayer

Number of Electors: 10,547
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ng Oh Chew
 

Ong Pang Boon
 
UNF
 

PAP
 
1,452
(16.02%)

7,612
(83.98%)

Telok Blangah

Number of Electors: 14,624
Candidates Party Total Votes
N. Govindasamy
 

M. Ramasamy
 

Zainul Abiddin Bin Mohd. Shah
 
PAP
 

UNF
 

WP
 
7,669
(57.92%)

858
(6.48%)

4,714
(35.60%)

Thomson

Number of Electors: 18,702
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ang Nam Piau
 

Chung Kit Wong
 
PAP
 

PF
 
12,378
(72.55%)

4,683
(27.45%)

Tiong Bahru

Number of Electors: 17,394
Candidates Party Total Votes
Chng Jit Koon
 

Lee Kah Chit
 

Seow Yong Chew
 
PAP
 

UNF
 

WP
 
11,991
(75.62%)

894
(5.64%)

2,972
(18.74%)

Toa Payoh

Number of Electors: 15,742
Candidates Party Total Votes
Cheong Yuen Chee
 

Tay Cheng Kang
 
PAP
 

BS
 
10,884
(73.85%)

3,853
(26.15%)

Ulu Pandan

Number of Electors: 14,485
Candidates Party Total Votes
Ang Kheng Kwan
 

Chiang Hai Ding
 
UNF
 

PAP
 
3,678
(28.17%)

9,378
(71.83%)

Upper Serangoon

Number of Electors: 16,621
Candidates Party Total Votes
Lim Kia Joo
 

Sia Kah Hui
 
UNF
 

PAP
 
3,401
(22.28%)

11,862
(77.72%)

Whampoa

Number of Electors: 12,044
Candidates Party Total Votes
Phang Juet Haw
 

Tan Hui Heng, Augustine
 
PF
 

PAP
 
2,395
(21.45%)

8,773
(78.55%)
Last updated: 22 Jul 2015