DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 6 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 7,991 ballots cast.

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Round 1 Legend  
Loren Taylor 
 
 3,300  (41.3%)   
Desley Brooks 
 
 2,074  (26.0%)   
Mya Whitaker 
 
 979  (12.3%)   
Natasha Middleton 
 
 964  (12.1%)   
Marlo Rodriguez 
 
 674  (8.4%)  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 (Marlo Rodriguez) 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. 6 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 7,991 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
Loren Taylor 
 
 3,457  (44.1%)   
Desley Brooks 
 
 2,138  (27.3%)   
Mya Whitaker 
 
 1,137  (14.5%)   
Natasha Middleton 
 
 1,106  (14.1%)  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 (Natasha Middleton) 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. 6 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 7,991 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
Loren Taylor 
 
 3,844  (50.3%)  Elected
Desley Brooks 
 
 2,234  (29.2%)  Defeated
Mya Whitaker 
 
 1,565  (20.5%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

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

Loren Taylor has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 48.1% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 41.3% 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. 6 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 7,991 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 
 
85.7%   
2nd 
 
11.6%   
3rd 
 
2.7%   
  pies need GD