DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 11 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 24,673 ballots cast.

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


Round 1 Legend  
John Avalos 
 
 6,964  (28.2%)   
Ahsha Safai 
 
 5,965  (24.2%)   
Myrna Lim 
 
 4,462  (18.1%)   
Julio Ramos 
 
 3,646  (14.8%)   
Randy Knox 
 
 2,337  (9.5%)   
Mary Goodnature 
 
 459  (1.9%)   
Adrian Bermudez 
 
 415  (1.7%)   
Eli M. Horn 
 
 394  (1.6%)   
Write-In 
 
 30  (0.1%)   
A. Jackson Matteson 
 
 1  (0.0%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

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 (A. Jackson Matteson) 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 11 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 24,673 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
John Avalos 
 
 6,964  (28.2%)   
Ahsha Safai 
 
 5,965  (24.2%)   
Myrna Lim 
 
 4,463  (18.1%)   
Julio Ramos 
 
 3,646  (14.8%)   
Randy Knox 
 
 2,337  (9.5%)   
Mary Goodnature 
 
 459  (1.9%)   
Adrian Bermudez 
 
 415  (1.7%)   
Eli M. Horn 
 
 394  (1.6%)   
Write-In 
 
 30  (0.1%)  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 (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 11 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 24,673 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
John Avalos 
 
 6,965  (28.3%)   
Ahsha Safai 
 
 5,965  (24.2%)   
Myrna Lim 
 
 4,465  (18.1%)   
Julio Ramos 
 
 3,646  (14.8%)   
Randy Knox 
 
 2,337  (9.5%)   
Mary Goodnature 
 
 459  (1.9%)   
Adrian Bermudez 
 
 415  (1.7%)   
Eli M. Horn 
 
 394  (1.6%)  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 (Eli M. Horn) 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 11 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 24,673 ballots cast.

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


Round 4 Legend  
John Avalos 
 
 7,012  (28.6%)   
Ahsha Safai 
 
 6,027  (24.6%)   
Myrna Lim 
 
 4,511  (18.4%)   
Julio Ramos 
 
 3,681  (15.0%)   
Randy Knox 
 
 2,408  (9.8%)   
Mary Goodnature 
 
 480  (2.0%)   
Adrian Bermudez 
 
 429  (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 (Adrian Bermudez) 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 11 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 24,673 ballots cast.

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


Round 5 Legend  
John Avalos 
 
 7,074  (28.9%)   
Ahsha Safai 
 
 6,100  (24.9%)   
Myrna Lim 
 
 4,555  (18.6%)   
Julio Ramos 
 
 3,800  (15.5%)   
Randy Knox 
 
 2,428  (9.9%)   
Mary Goodnature 
 
 510  (2.1%)  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 (Mary Goodnature) 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 11 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 24,673 ballots cast.

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


Round 6 Legend  
John Avalos 
 
 7,124  (29.2%)   
Ahsha Safai 
 
 6,190  (25.4%)   
Myrna Lim 
 
 4,678  (19.2%)   
Julio Ramos 
 
 3,884  (15.9%)   
Randy Knox 
 
 2,487  (10.2%)  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 (Randy Knox) 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 11 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 24,673 ballots cast.

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


Round 7 Legend  
John Avalos 
 
 7,625  (32.1%)   
Ahsha Safai 
 
 6,727  (28.4%)   
Myrna Lim 
 
 5,053  (21.3%)   
Julio Ramos 
 
 4,321  (18.2%)  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 (Julio Ramos) 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 11 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 24,673 ballots cast.

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


Round 8 Legend  
John Avalos 
 
 8,887  (39.6%)   
Ahsha Safai 
 
 7,611  (33.9%)   
Myrna Lim 
 
 5,929  (26.4%)  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 (Myrna Lim) 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 11 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 24,673 ballots cast.

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


Round 9 Legend  
John Avalos 
 
 10,225  (52.9%)  Elected
Ahsha Safai 
 
 9,092  (47.1%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

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

John Avalos has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 41.4% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 28.2% 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 11 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 24,673 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 
 
67.7%   
2nd 
 
22.2%   
3rd 
 
10.2%   
  pies need GD