DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 8 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 34,950 ballots cast.

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


Round 1 Legend  
Scott Wiener 
 
 14,813  (42.4%)   
Rafael Mandelman 
 
 12,433  (35.6%)   
Rebecca Prozan 
 
 5,872  (16.8%)   
Bill Hemenger 
 
 1,802  (5.2%)   
Write-In 
 
 30  (0.1%)  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 8 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 34,950 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
Scott Wiener 
 
 14,815  (42.4%)   
Rafael Mandelman 
 
 12,434  (35.6%)   
Rebecca Prozan 
 
 5,873  (16.8%)   
Bill Hemenger 
 
 1,802  (5.2%)  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 (Bill Hemenger) 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 8 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 34,950 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
Scott Wiener 
 
 15,419  (45.0%)   
Rafael Mandelman 
 
 12,649  (36.9%)   
Rebecca Prozan 
 
 6,218  (18.1%)  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 (Rebecca Prozan) 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 8 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 34,950 ballots cast.

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


Round 4 Legend  
Scott Wiener 
 
 18,239  (55.4%)  Elected
Rafael Mandelman 
 
 14,687  (44.6%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

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

Scott Wiener has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 52.2% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 42.4% 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 8 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 34,950 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 
 
81.1%   
2nd 
 
16.6%   
3rd 
 
2.2%   
  pies need GD