DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor  Oakland, 2010 
1 candidate will be elected with 122,268 ballots cast. 
First Round  Next Round  Final Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

In the first round, the first choices on each ballot are tallied.
No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory
(50%), so the lastplace candidate (WriteIn) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.
Go to the next round.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor  Oakland, 2010 
1 candidate will be elected with 122,268 ballots cast. 
First Round  Next Round  Final Round  Previous Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the lastplace candidate (Arnold Fields) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.
Go to the next round.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor  Oakland, 2010 
1 candidate will be elected with 122,268 ballots cast. 
First Round  Next Round  Final Round  Previous Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the lastplace candidate (Larry Lionel 'LL' Young Jr.) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.
Go to the next round.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor  Oakland, 2010 
1 candidate will be elected with 122,268 ballots cast. 
First Round  Next Round  Final Round  Previous Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the lastplace candidate (Greg Harland) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.
Go to the next round.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor  Oakland, 2010 
1 candidate will be elected with 122,268 ballots cast. 
First Round  Next Round  Final Round  Previous Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the lastplace candidate (Don MacLeay) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.
Go to the next round.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor  Oakland, 2010 
1 candidate will be elected with 122,268 ballots cast. 
First Round  Next Round  Final Round  Previous Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the lastplace candidate (Terence Candell) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.
Go to the next round.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor  Oakland, 2010 
1 candidate will be elected with 122,268 ballots cast. 
First Round  Next Round  Final Round  Previous Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the lastplace candidate (Marcie Hodge) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.
Go to the next round.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor  Oakland, 2010 
1 candidate will be elected with 122,268 ballots cast. 
First Round  Next Round  Final Round  Previous Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the lastplace 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, 2010 
1 candidate will be elected with 122,268 ballots cast. 
First Round  Next Round  Final Round  Previous Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the lastplace candidate (Rebecca Kaplan) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.
Go to the next round.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor  Oakland, 2010 
1 candidate will be elected with 122,268 ballots cast. 
First Round  Final Round  Previous Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

Jean Quan has enough votes to guarantee victory
(50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 44.1%
of all cast ballots counted toward a winner.
This compares to 33%
if only the firstround votes were used.
Also, view the Ballot Depth info to see how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor  Oakland, 2010 
1 candidate will be elected with 122,268 ballots cast. 
First Round  Last Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page
