DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 5 - San Francisco, 2012
1 candidate will be elected with 40,253 ballots cast.

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Round 1    
------------------------------------------------ 50%
London Breed  9,842  (28.0%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________ :
Christina Olague  6,955  (19.8%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _____________________________ :
John Rizzo  5,683  (16.2%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ________________________________ :
Julian Davis  5,342  (15.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDD __________________________________ :
Thea Selby  4,738  (13.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCC ____________________________________ :
Daniel Everett  1,315  (3.7%) 
HHH _____________________________________________ :
Andrew "Ellard" Resignato  782  (2.2%) 
FF ______________________________________________ :
Hope Johnson  490  (1.4%) 
G _______________________________________________ :
None of these  5,106   
LLLLLLLLLLLLLL __________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Hope Johnson Defeated
C L

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 (Hope Johnson) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 5 - San Francisco, 2012
1 candidate will be elected with 40,253 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
------------------------------------------------ 50%
London Breed  9,901  (28.2%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________ :
Christina Olague  7,008  (20.0%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _____________________________ :
John Rizzo  5,737  (16.3%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEE _________________________________ :
Julian Davis  5,401  (15.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _________________________________ :
Thea Selby  4,841  (13.8%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCC __________________________________ :
Daniel Everett  1,372  (3.9%) 
HHHH ____________________________________________ :
Andrew "Ellard" Resignato  831  (2.4%) 
FF ______________________________________________ :
None of these  5,162   
LLLLLLLLLLLLLL __________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Andrew "Ellard" Resignato Defeated
I

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 (Andrew "Ellard" Resignato) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 5 - San Francisco, 2012
1 candidate will be elected with 40,253 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
------------------------------------------------ 50%
London Breed  10,091  (28.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Christina Olague  7,090  (20.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________________________ :
John Rizzo  5,851  (16.7%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ________________________________ :
Julian Davis  5,516  (15.8%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _________________________________ :
Thea Selby  4,991  (14.3%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCC ___________________________________ :
Daniel Everett  1,448  (4.1%) 
HHHH ____________________________________________ :
None of these  5,266   
LLLLLLLLLLLLLL __________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Daniel Everett Defeated
B D 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 (Daniel Everett) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 5 - San Francisco, 2012
1 candidate will be elected with 40,253 ballots cast.

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


Round 4    
------------------------------------------------ 50%
London Breed  10,378  (29.9%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Christina Olague  7,296  (21.0%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________________________ :
John Rizzo  6,080  (17.5%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE _______________________________ :
Julian Davis  5,751  (16.6%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________________________________ :
Thea Selby  5,191  (15.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCC __________________________________ :
None of these  5,557   
LLLLLLLLLLLLLLL _________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Thea Selby Defeated
BB DD EEE IIII LLL

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 (Thea Selby) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 5 - San Francisco, 2012
1 candidate will be elected with 40,253 ballots cast.

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


Round 5    
---------------------------------------------- 50%
London Breed  11,671  (34.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______________ :
Christina Olague  8,000  (23.9%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ________________________ :
John Rizzo  7,333  (21.9%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE __________________________ :
Julian Davis  6,494  (19.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________________________ :
None of these  6,755   
LLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL ___________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Julian Davis Defeated
BBBBB EEEE IIII LLLLL

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 (Julian Davis) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 5 - San Francisco, 2012
1 candidate will be elected with 40,253 ballots cast.

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


Round 6    
------------------------------------------- 50%
London Breed  13,122  (41.3%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _______ :
Christina Olague  9,621  (30.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________________ :
John Rizzo  9,005  (28.4%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE __________________ :
None of these  8,505   
LLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL ____________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
John Rizzo Defeated
BBBBBB IIIII LLLLLLLLLLLLLL

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 (John Rizzo) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
  
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 5 - San Francisco, 2012
1 candidate will be elected with 40,253 ballots cast.

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


Round 7    
------------------------------------- 50%
London Breed  14,945  (56.2%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII :IIII
Christina Olague  11,668  (43.8%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _____ :
None of these  13,640   
LLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL  L
   
Results  
Christina OlagueDefeated 
London BreedElected 

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 an elected member's equal share of the votes (50% of counted votes).

At this point, the number of remaining candidates equals the number of remaining seats, so the remaining candidates are declared elected.
In the end, 37.1% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 24.5% 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 5 - San Francisco, 2012
1 candidate will be elected with 40,253 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 65.5% 
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2nd 20.8% 
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3rd 13.7% 
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