DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 1 - Berkeley (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,545 ballots cast.

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Round 1 Legend  
Rashi Kesarwani 
 
 2,504  (45.2%)   
Igor A. Tregub 
 
 1,965  (35.4%)   
Margo Schueler 
 
 850  (15.3%)   
Mary Behm-steinberg 
 
 226  (4.1%)  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 (Mary Behm-steinberg) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 1 - Berkeley (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,545 ballots cast.

First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 2 Legend  
Rashi Kesarwani 
 
 2,532  (46.1%)   
Igor A. Tregub 
 
 2,027  (36.9%)   
Margo Schueler 
 
 938  (17.1%)  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 (Margo Schueler) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 1 - Berkeley (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,545 ballots cast.

First Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 3 Legend  
Rashi Kesarwani 
 
 2,934  (55.0%)  Elected
Igor A. Tregub 
 
 2,398  (45.0%)  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, 52.9% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 45.2% 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: Member, City Council, Dist. 1 - Berkeley (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,545 ballots cast.

First Round | Last Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


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

Rank   Fraction of votes for winner
1st 
 
85.2%   
2nd 
 
12.1%   
3rd 
 
2.8%   
  pies need GD