DemoChoice Web Poll: Assessor-Recorder - San Francisco, 2005
1 candidate will be elected with 199,224 ballots cast.

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Round 1 Legend  
Phil Ting 
 
 94,062  (47.2%)   
Gerardo Sandoval 
 
 71,850  (36.1%)   
Ronald Chun 
 
 33,294  (16.7%)   
Anthony Faber (Write-in) 
 
 18  (0.0%)  Defeated
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Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

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 last-place candidate (Anthony Faber (Write-in)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Assessor-Recorder - San Francisco, 2005
1 candidate will be elected with 199,224 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
Phil Ting 
 
 94,064  (47.2%)   
Gerardo Sandoval 
 
 71,854  (36.1%)   
Ronald Chun 
 
 33,302  (16.7%)  Defeated
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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 (Ronald Chun) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Assessor-Recorder - San Francisco, 2005
1 candidate will be elected with 199,224 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
Phil Ting 
 
 110,053  (58.1%)  Elected
Gerardo Sandoval 
 
 79,261  (41.9%)  Defeated
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Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

Phil Ting has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 55.2% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 47.2% 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: Assessor-Recorder - San Francisco, 2005
1 candidate will be elected with 199,224 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 
 
84.3%   
2nd 
 
15.3%   
3rd 
 
0.4%   
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