DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 9 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 26,486 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 1    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
David Campos  9,468  (35.7%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG ________________ :
Mark Sanchez  7,648  (28.9%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________________________ :
Eric Quezada  5,352  (20.2%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _________________________________ :
Eva Royale  1,842  (7.0%) 
BBBBBBBB _______________________________________________ :
Tom Valtin  862  (3.3%) 
FFF ____________________________________________________ :
Eric Storey  806  (3.0%) 
EEEE ___________________________________________________ :
Vern Mathews  469  (1.8%) 
CC _____________________________________________________ :
Write-In  39  (0.1%) 
I ______________________________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Write-In Defeated

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

In the first round, the first choices on each ballot are tallied.
No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Write-In) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

New colors:
K
None of these

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 9 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 26,486 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 2    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
David Campos  9,472  (35.8%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG ________________ :
Mark Sanchez  7,648  (28.9%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________________ :
Eric Quezada  5,355  (20.2%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _________________________________ :
Eva Royale  1,842  (7.0%) 
BBBBBBB ________________________________________________ :
Tom Valtin  862  (3.3%) 
FFF ____________________________________________________ :
Eric Storey  806  (3.0%) 
EEEE ___________________________________________________ :
Vern Mathews  470  (1.8%) 
CC _____________________________________________________ :
None of these  31   
_______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Vern Mathews Defeated
E

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Vern Mathews) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 9 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 26,486 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 3    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
David Campos  9,515  (36.1%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG _______________ :
Mark Sanchez  7,728  (29.3%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________________ :
Eric Quezada  5,382  (20.4%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________________________________ :
Eva Royale  1,911  (7.2%) 
BBBBBBBB _______________________________________________ :
Tom Valtin  916  (3.5%) 
FFFF ___________________________________________________ :
Eric Storey  926  (3.5%) 
EEE ____________________________________________________ :
None of these  108   
_______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Tom Valtin Defeated
B D E G H K

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Tom Valtin) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 9 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 26,486 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 4    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
David Campos  9,761  (37.2%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG ______________ :
Mark Sanchez  7,883  (30.0%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________________ :
Eric Quezada  5,506  (21.0%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________________________________ :
Eva Royale  2,038  (7.8%) 
BBBBBBBB _______________________________________________ :
Eric Storey  1,047  (4.0%) 
EEEE ___________________________________________________ :
None of these  251   
K ______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Eric Storey Defeated
B G H K

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Eric Storey) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 9 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 26,486 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 5    
----------------------------------------------------- 50%
David Campos  9,924  (38.5%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG ____________ :
Mark Sanchez  8,015  (31.1%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________________ :
Eric Quezada  5,602  (21.7%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ______________________________ :
Eva Royale  2,253  (8.7%) 
BBBBBBBBB ____________________________________________ :
None of these  692   
KKK __________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Eva Royale Defeated
DD GG HH KKKK

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Eva Royale) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 9 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 26,486 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 6    
---------------------------------------------------- 50%
David Campos  10,387  (41.6%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG _________ :
Mark Sanchez  8,623  (34.5%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________________ :
Eric Quezada  5,964  (23.9%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________________________ :
None of these  1,512   
KKKKKK ______________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Eric Quezada Defeated
DDDDDDDDD GGGGGGGGG KKKKKK

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Eric Quezada) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
  
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 9 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 26,486 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 7    
------------------------------------------------- 50%
David Campos  12,637  (53.8%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG :GGGG
Mark Sanchez  10,837  (46.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____ :
None of these  3,012   
KKKKKKKKKKKK _____________________________________
   
Results  
Mark SanchezDefeated 
David CamposElected 

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

David Campos has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 47.7% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 35.7% if only the first-round votes were used.

The Ballot Depth section shows how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 9 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 26,486 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Final 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 74.7% 
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2nd 20.6% 
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3rd 4.7% 
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