DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 4 - San Francisco, 2006
1 candidate will be elected with 19,814 ballots cast.

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


Round 1 Legend  
Ed Jew 
 
 5,184  (26.2%)   
Ron Dudum 
 
 5,134  (25.9%)   
Jaynry Mak 
 
 4,569  (23.1%)   
Doug Chan 
 
 3,236  (16.3%)   
David Ferguson 
 
 1,455  (7.3%)   
Houston Zheng 
 
 234  (1.2%)   
Write-in 
 
 2  (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 (Write-in) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 4 - San Francisco, 2006
1 candidate will be elected with 19,814 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
Ed Jew 
 
 5,184  (26.2%)   
Ron Dudum 
 
 5,134  (25.9%)   
Jaynry Mak 
 
 4,569  (23.1%)   
Doug Chan 
 
 3,236  (16.3%)   
David Ferguson 
 
 1,455  (7.3%)   
Houston Zheng 
 
 234  (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 (Houston Zheng) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 4 - San Francisco, 2006
1 candidate will be elected with 19,814 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
Ed Jew 
 
 5,245  (26.5%)   
Ron Dudum 
 
 5,152  (26.0%)   
Jaynry Mak 
 
 4,609  (23.3%)   
Doug Chan 
 
 3,285  (16.6%)   
David Ferguson 
 
 1,490  (7.5%)  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 (David Ferguson) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 4 - San Francisco, 2006
1 candidate will be elected with 19,814 ballots cast.

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


Round 4 Legend  
Ed Jew 
 
 5,441  (28.1%)   
Ron Dudum 
 
 5,521  (28.5%)   
Jaynry Mak 
 
 5,012  (25.9%)   
Doug Chan 
 
 3,414  (17.6%)  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 (Doug Chan) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 4 - San Francisco, 2006
1 candidate will be elected with 19,814 ballots cast.

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


Round 5 Legend  
Ed Jew 
 
 6,455  (34.7%)   
Ron Dudum 
 
 6,305  (33.9%)   
Jaynry Mak 
 
 5,851  (31.4%)  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 (Jaynry Mak) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 4 - San Francisco, 2006
1 candidate will be elected with 19,814 ballots cast.

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


Round 6 Legend  
Ed Jew 
 
 8,388  (52.5%)  Elected
Ron Dudum 
 
 7,587  (47.5%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

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

Ed Jew has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 42.3% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 26.2% 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: Board of Supervisors, District 4 - San Francisco, 2006
1 candidate will be elected with 19,814 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 
 
61.1%   
2nd 
 
26.2%   
3rd 
 
12.7%   
  pies need GD