DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - San Leandro, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 22,484 ballots cast.

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


Round 1    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Anthony B. 'Tony' Santos  7,982  (35.5%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________________ :
Stephen H. Cassidy  7,908  (35.2%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________________ :
Joyce Rutledge Starosciak  5,206  (23.2%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _____________________________ :
Sara M. Mestas  925  (4.1%) 
FFFFF __________________________________________________ :
John R. Palau  390  (1.7%) 
EE _____________________________________________________ :
Write-In  64  (0.3%) 
_______________________________________________________ :
Lou Filipovich  (0.0%) 
_______________________________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Lou Filipovich 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 (Lou Filipovich) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

New colors:
J
None of these

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - San Leandro, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 22,484 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Anthony B. 'Tony' Santos  7,982  (35.5%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________________ :
Stephen H. Cassidy  7,910  (35.2%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ________________ :
Joyce Rutledge Starosciak  5,206  (23.2%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _____________________________ :
Sara M. Mestas  925  (4.1%) 
FFFFF __________________________________________________ :
John R. Palau  394  (1.8%) 
EE _____________________________________________________ :
Write-In  64  (0.3%) 
_______________________________________________________ :
None of these   
_______________________________________________________
   
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).

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.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - San Leandro, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 22,484 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
------------------------------------------------------ 50%
Anthony B. 'Tony' Santos  7,987  (35.6%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________ :
Stephen H. Cassidy  7,913  (35.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _______________ :
Joyce Rutledge Starosciak  5,208  (23.2%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ____________________________ :
Sara M. Mestas  926  (4.1%) 
FFFFF _________________________________________________ :
John R. Palau  396  (1.8%) 
EE ____________________________________________________ :
None of these  54   
______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
John R. Palau 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).

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - San Leandro, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 22,484 ballots cast.

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


Round 4    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Anthony B. 'Tony' Santos  8,050  (36.0%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________ :
Stephen H. Cassidy  7,997  (35.8%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ________________ :
Joyce Rutledge Starosciak  5,259  (23.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _____________________________ :
Sara M. Mestas  1,035  (4.6%) 
FFFFF __________________________________________________ :
None of these  143   
J ______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sara M. Mestas Defeated
B C D J

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 (Sara M. Mestas) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - San Leandro, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 22,484 ballots cast.

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


Round 5    
------------------------------------------------------ 50%
Anthony B. 'Tony' Santos  8,288  (37.5%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________ :
Stephen H. Cassidy  8,300  (37.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _____________ :
Joyce Rutledge Starosciak  5,518  (25.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ____________________________ :
None of these  378   
J _____________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Joyce Rutledge Starosciak Defeated
BBBBBBBBBB DDDDDDDD JJJJJJJJ

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 (Joyce Rutledge Starosciak) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
  
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - San Leandro, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 22,484 ballots cast.

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


Round 6    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
Anthony B. 'Tony' Santos  10,045  (49.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _ :
Stephen H. Cassidy  10,277  (50.6%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
None of these  2,162   
JJJJJJJJJJJ _______________________________________
   
Results  
Stephen H. CassidyElected 
Anthony B. 'Tony' SantosDefeated 

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).

Stephen H. Cassidy has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 45.7% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 35.5% if only the first-round votes were used.

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
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Mayor - San Leandro, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 22,484 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 76.8% 
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2nd 18.8% 
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3rd 4.4% 
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