DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 1 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 30,041  (29.5%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 15,808  (15.5%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 14,693  (14.4%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 13,122  (12.9%)   
Joe Tuman 
 
 12,251  (12.0%)   
Bryan Parker 
 
 7,955  (7.8%)   
Courtney Ruby 
 
 3,115  (3.1%)   
Jason Anderson 
 
 1,550  (1.5%)   
Charles R. Williams 
 
 1,052  (1.0%)   
Ken Houston 
 
 518  (0.5%)   
Peter Liu 
 
 464  (0.5%)   
Eric Wilson 
 
 393  (0.4%)   
Pat Mccullough 
 
 362  (0.4%)   
Nancy Sidebotham 
 
 267  (0.3%)   
Saied Karamooz 
 
 264  (0.3%)   
Sammuel Washington 
 
 33  (0.0%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Sammuel Washington) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 2 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 30,041  (29.5%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 15,811  (15.5%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 14,697  (14.4%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 13,125  (12.9%)   
Joe Tuman 
 
 12,251  (12.0%)   
Bryan Parker 
 
 7,958  (7.8%)   
Courtney Ruby 
 
 3,115  (3.1%)   
Jason Anderson 
 
 1,551  (1.5%)   
Charles R. Williams 
 
 1,053  (1.0%)   
Ken Houston 
 
 518  (0.5%)   
Peter Liu 
 
 465  (0.5%)   
Eric Wilson 
 
 393  (0.4%)   
Pat Mccullough 
 
 363  (0.4%)   
Nancy Sidebotham 
 
 267  (0.3%)   
Saied Karamooz 
 
 265  (0.3%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Saied Karamooz) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 3 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 30,069  (29.5%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 15,827  (15.5%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 14,718  (14.5%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 13,187  (12.9%)   
Joe Tuman 
 
 12,267  (12.0%)   
Bryan Parker 
 
 7,966  (7.8%)   
Courtney Ruby 
 
 3,131  (3.1%)   
Jason Anderson 
 
 1,576  (1.5%)   
Charles R. Williams 
 
 1,056  (1.0%)   
Ken Houston 
 
 523  (0.5%)   
Peter Liu 
 
 479  (0.5%)   
Eric Wilson 
 
 399  (0.4%)   
Pat Mccullough 
 
 373  (0.4%)   
Nancy Sidebotham 
 
 271  (0.3%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Nancy Sidebotham) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 4 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 30,092  (29.6%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 15,846  (15.6%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 14,758  (14.5%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 13,203  (13.0%)   
Joe Tuman 
 
 12,281  (12.1%)   
Bryan Parker 
 
 7,985  (7.8%)   
Courtney Ruby 
 
 3,163  (3.1%)   
Jason Anderson 
 
 1,579  (1.6%)   
Charles R. Williams 
 
 1,066  (1.0%)   
Ken Houston 
 
 536  (0.5%)   
Peter Liu 
 
 488  (0.5%)   
Eric Wilson 
 
 416  (0.4%)   
Pat Mccullough 
 
 383  (0.4%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Pat Mccullough) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 5 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 30,117  (29.6%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 15,872  (15.6%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 14,804  (14.6%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 13,231  (13.0%)   
Joe Tuman 
 
 12,309  (12.1%)   
Bryan Parker 
 
 8,020  (7.9%)   
Courtney Ruby 
 
 3,185  (3.1%)   
Jason Anderson 
 
 1,602  (1.6%)   
Charles R. Williams 
 
 1,099  (1.1%)   
Ken Houston 
 
 556  (0.5%)   
Peter Liu 
 
 508  (0.5%)   
Eric Wilson 
 
 430  (0.4%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Eric Wilson) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 6 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 30,133  (29.6%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 15,906  (15.6%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 14,869  (14.6%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 13,301  (13.1%)   
Joe Tuman 
 
 12,336  (12.1%)   
Bryan Parker 
 
 8,038  (7.9%)   
Courtney Ruby 
 
 3,204  (3.2%)   
Jason Anderson 
 
 1,617  (1.6%)   
Charles R. Williams 
 
 1,145  (1.1%)   
Ken Houston 
 
 577  (0.6%)   
Peter Liu 
 
 529  (0.5%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Peter Liu) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 7 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 30,173  (29.7%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 15,982  (15.7%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 14,902  (14.7%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 13,353  (13.2%)   
Joe Tuman 
 
 12,378  (12.2%)   
Bryan Parker 
 
 8,080  (8.0%)   
Courtney Ruby 
 
 3,247  (3.2%)   
Jason Anderson 
 
 1,623  (1.6%)   
Charles R. Williams 
 
 1,172  (1.2%)   
Ken Houston 
 
 604  (0.6%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Ken Houston) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 8 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 30,212  (29.8%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 16,026  (15.8%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 15,021  (14.8%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 13,405  (13.2%)   
Joe Tuman 
 
 12,420  (12.3%)   
Bryan Parker 
 
 8,142  (8.0%)   
Courtney Ruby 
 
 3,264  (3.2%)   
Jason Anderson 
 
 1,650  (1.6%)   
Charles R. Williams 
 
 1,200  (1.2%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Charles R. Williams) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 9 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 30,256  (30.0%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 16,138  (16.0%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 15,185  (15.0%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 13,598  (13.5%)   
Joe Tuman 
 
 12,487  (12.4%)   
Bryan Parker 
 
 8,225  (8.1%)   
Courtney Ruby 
 
 3,320  (3.3%)   
Jason Anderson 
 
 1,741  (1.7%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Jason Anderson) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 10 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 30,360  (30.1%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 16,217  (16.1%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 15,379  (15.3%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 14,563  (14.5%)   
Joe Tuman 
 
 12,539  (12.5%)   
Bryan Parker 
 
 8,279  (8.2%)   
Courtney Ruby 
 
 3,364  (3.3%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Courtney Ruby) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 11 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 31,313  (31.3%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 16,415  (16.4%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 15,699  (15.7%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 14,831  (14.8%)   
Joe Tuman 
 
 13,340  (13.3%)   
Bryan Parker 
 
 8,551  (8.5%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Bryan Parker) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 12 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 33,180  (33.8%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 17,156  (17.5%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 17,023  (17.4%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 15,818  (16.1%)   
Joe Tuman 
 
 14,873  (15.2%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Joe Tuman) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 13 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 39,941  (42.5%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 18,049  (19.2%)   
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 18,662  (19.8%)   
Dan Siegel 
 
 17,402  (18.5%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Dan Siegel) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 14 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 43,818  (50.0%)   
Jean Quan 
 
 20,525  (23.4%)  Defeated
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 23,341  (26.6%)   
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Jean Quan) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Round 15 Legend  
Libby Schaaf 
 
 48,806  (63.2%)  Elected
Rebecca Kaplan 
 
 28,421  (36.8%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

At this point, the number of remaining candidates equals the number of remaining seats, so the remaining candidates are declared elected.
In the end, 47.9% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 29.5% if only the first-round votes were used.

Also, view the Ballot Depth info to see how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 101,888 ballots cast.

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Ballot Depth: This shows how much the lower rankings on ballots contributed to the winning candidate.

Rank   Fraction of votes for winner
1st 
 
61.4%   
2nd 
 
26.8%   
3rd 
 
11.8%   
  pies need GD