DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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Round 1 Legend  
Sean R. Elsbernd 
 
 10,505  (33.2%)   
Christine Linnenbach 
 
 6,784  (21.4%)   
Isaac Wang 
 
 2,728  (8.6%)   
Gregory Corrales 
 
 2,560  (8.1%)   
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien 
 
 2,372  (7.5%)   
Vernon C. Grigg III 
 
 2,091  (6.6%)   
Shawn Reifsteck 
 
 1,108  (3.5%)   
Michael Patrick Mallen 
 
 975  (3.1%)   
Pat Lakey 
 
 763  (2.4%)   
Svelana Kaff 
 
 546  (1.7%)   
Art Belenson 
 
 510  (1.6%)   
Sheela Kini 
 
 349  (1.1%)   
David Parker 
 
 348  (1.1%)  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 (David Parker) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
Sean R. Elsbernd 
 
 10,547  (33.4%)   
Christine Linnenbach 
 
 6,817  (21.6%)   
Isaac Wang 
 
 2,757  (8.7%)   
Gregory Corrales 
 
 2,589  (8.2%)   
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien 
 
 2,410  (7.6%)   
Vernon C. Grigg III 
 
 2,104  (6.7%)   
Shawn Reifsteck 
 
 1,136  (3.6%)   
Michael Patrick Mallen 
 
 1,004  (3.2%)   
Pat Lakey 
 
 783  (2.5%)   
Svelana Kaff 
 
 573  (1.8%)   
Art Belenson 
 
 517  (1.6%)   
Sheela Kini 
 
 367  (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 (Sheela Kini) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
Sean R. Elsbernd 
 
 10,568  (33.5%)   
Christine Linnenbach 
 
 6,865  (21.8%)   
Isaac Wang 
 
 2,785  (8.8%)   
Gregory Corrales 
 
 2,618  (8.3%)   
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien 
 
 2,481  (7.9%)   
Vernon C. Grigg III 
 
 2,114  (6.7%)   
Shawn Reifsteck 
 
 1,187  (3.8%)   
Michael Patrick Mallen 
 
 1,017  (3.2%)   
Pat Lakey 
 
 804  (2.5%)   
Svelana Kaff 
 
 592  (1.9%)   
Art Belenson 
 
 528  (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 (Art Belenson) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 4 Legend  
Sean R. Elsbernd 
 
 10,667  (33.9%)   
Christine Linnenbach 
 
 6,962  (22.1%)   
Isaac Wang 
 
 2,813  (8.9%)   
Gregory Corrales 
 
 2,658  (8.5%)   
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien 
 
 2,525  (8.0%)   
Vernon C. Grigg III 
 
 2,151  (6.8%)   
Shawn Reifsteck 
 
 1,210  (3.8%)   
Michael Patrick Mallen 
 
 1,040  (3.3%)   
Pat Lakey 
 
 823  (2.6%)   
Svelana Kaff 
 
 605  (1.9%)  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 (Svelana Kaff) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 5 Legend  
Sean R. Elsbernd 
 
 10,740  (34.3%)   
Christine Linnenbach 
 
 7,078  (22.6%)   
Isaac Wang 
 
 2,868  (9.2%)   
Gregory Corrales 
 
 2,721  (8.7%)   
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien 
 
 2,588  (8.3%)   
Vernon C. Grigg III 
 
 2,186  (7.0%)   
Shawn Reifsteck 
 
 1,236  (3.9%)   
Michael Patrick Mallen 
 
 1,066  (3.4%)   
Pat Lakey 
 
 840  (2.7%)  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 (Pat Lakey) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 6 Legend  
Sean R. Elsbernd 
 
 10,884  (34.9%)   
Christine Linnenbach 
 
 7,231  (23.2%)   
Isaac Wang 
 
 2,926  (9.4%)   
Gregory Corrales 
 
 2,767  (8.9%)   
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien 
 
 2,691  (8.6%)   
Vernon C. Grigg III 
 
 2,252  (7.2%)   
Shawn Reifsteck 
 
 1,286  (4.1%)   
Michael Patrick Mallen 
 
 1,110  (3.6%)  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 (Michael Patrick Mallen) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 7 Legend  
Sean R. Elsbernd 
 
 11,018  (35.6%)   
Christine Linnenbach 
 
 7,452  (24.1%)   
Isaac Wang 
 
 3,007  (9.7%)   
Gregory Corrales 
 
 2,878  (9.3%)   
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien 
 
 2,847  (9.2%)   
Vernon C. Grigg III 
 
 2,323  (7.5%)   
Shawn Reifsteck 
 
 1,388  (4.5%)  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 (Shawn Reifsteck) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 8 Legend  
Sean R. Elsbernd 
 
 11,198  (36.6%)   
Christine Linnenbach 
 
 7,782  (25.5%)   
Isaac Wang 
 
 3,110  (10.2%)   
Gregory Corrales 
 
 2,946  (9.6%)   
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien 
 
 3,090  (10.1%)   
Vernon C. Grigg III 
 
 2,451  (8.0%)  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 (Vernon C. Grigg III) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 9 Legend  
Sean R. Elsbernd 
 
 11,827  (39.4%)   
Christine Linnenbach 
 
 8,490  (28.3%)   
Isaac Wang 
 
 3,263  (10.9%)   
Gregory Corrales 
 
 3,110  (10.4%)  Defeated
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien 
 
 3,300  (11.0%)   
  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 (Gregory Corrales) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 10 Legend  
Sean R. Elsbernd 
 
 12,446  (43.0%)   
Christine Linnenbach 
 
 9,160  (31.7%)   
Isaac Wang 
 
 3,533  (12.2%)  Defeated
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien 
 
 3,799  (13.1%)   
  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 (Isaac Wang) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 11 Legend  
Sean R. Elsbernd 
 
 13,066  (48.2%)   
Christine Linnenbach 
 
 9,678  (35.7%)   
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien 
 
 4,383  (16.2%)  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 (Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 12 Legend  
Sean R. Elsbernd 
 
 13,834  (56.9%)  Elected
Christine Linnenbach 
 
 10,491  (43.1%)  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, 43.7% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 33.2% 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: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 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 
 
75.7%   
2nd 
 
16.5%   
3rd 
 
7.7%   
  pies need GD