DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 2 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 24,094 ballots cast.

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


Round 1 Legend  
Janet Reilly 
 
 9,898  (41.1%)   
Mark Farrell 
 
 9,700  (40.3%)   
Abraham Simmons 
 
 2,074  (8.6%)   
Kat Anderson 
 
 1,707  (7.1%)   
Barbara Berwick 
 
 537  (2.2%)   
Vilma B. Guinto Peoro 
 
 160  (0.7%)   
Write-In 
 
 18  (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.

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 2 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 24,094 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
Janet Reilly 
 
 9,899  (41.1%)   
Mark Farrell 
 
 9,701  (40.3%)   
Abraham Simmons 
 
 2,075  (8.6%)   
Kat Anderson 
 
 1,709  (7.1%)   
Barbara Berwick 
 
 537  (2.2%)   
Vilma B. Guinto Peoro 
 
 162  (0.7%)  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 (Vilma B. Guinto Peoro) 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 2 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 24,094 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
Janet Reilly 
 
 9,928  (41.3%)   
Mark Farrell 
 
 9,732  (40.5%)   
Abraham Simmons 
 
 2,091  (8.7%)   
Kat Anderson 
 
 1,724  (7.2%)   
Barbara Berwick 
 
 568  (2.4%)  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 (Barbara Berwick) 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 2 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 24,094 ballots cast.

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


Round 4 Legend  
Janet Reilly 
 
 10,030  (41.9%)   
Mark Farrell 
 
 9,920  (41.5%)   
Abraham Simmons 
 
 2,165  (9.0%)   
Kat Anderson 
 
 1,815  (7.6%)  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 (Kat Anderson) 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 2 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 24,094 ballots cast.

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


Round 5 Legend  
Janet Reilly 
 
 10,445  (44.5%)   
Mark Farrell 
 
 10,544  (44.9%)   
Abraham Simmons 
 
 2,470  (10.5%)  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 (Abraham Simmons) 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 2 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 24,094 ballots cast.

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


Round 6 Legend  
Janet Reilly 
 
 11,168  (49.4%)  Defeated
Mark Farrell 
 
 11,426  (50.6%)  Elected
  pies need GD2 extension

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

Mark Farrell has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 47.4% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 41.1% 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 2 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 24,094 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 
 
84.7%   
2nd 
 
11.6%   
3rd 
 
3.7%   
  pies need GD