DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 2 - Oakland (RCV)

1 candidate will be elected with 15,293 ballots cast.


Round 1

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Abel Guillen  Chart color  4,886  (36.0%)   
Dana King  Chart color  4,459  (32.9%)   
Andrew Park  Chart color  2,600  (19.2%)   
Kevin Blackburn  Chart color  1,299  (9.6%)   
Ken Maxey  Chart color  311  (2.3%)  Defeated
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Ken Maxey) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 2 - Oakland (RCV)

1 candidate will be elected with 15,293 ballots cast.


Round 2

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Abel Guillen  Chart color  4,953  (36.7%)   
Dana King  Chart color  4,532  (33.6%)   
Andrew Park  Chart color  2,653  (19.7%)   
Kevin Blackburn  Chart color  1,354  (10.0%)  Defeated
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Kevin Blackburn) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 2 - Oakland (RCV)

1 candidate will be elected with 15,293 ballots cast.


Round 3

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Abel Guillen  Chart color  5,307  (40.0%)   
Dana King  Chart color  4,963  (37.4%)   
Andrew Park  Chart color  2,999  (22.6%)  Defeated
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Andrew Park) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 2 - Oakland (RCV)

1 candidate will be elected with 15,293 ballots cast.


Round 4

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Abel Guillen  Chart color  6,547  (53.0%)  Elected
Dana King  Chart color  5,800  (47.0%)  Defeated
Pie chart

At this point, the number of remaining candidates equals the number of remaining seats, so the remaining candidates are declared elected.

In the end, 42.8% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 31.9% 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: Member, City Council, Dist. 2 - Oakland (RCV)

1 candidate will be elected with 15,293 ballots cast.


Ballot Depth

This shows how much the lower rankings on ballots contributed to the winning candidate.

Rank Fraction of votes for winner
1st    74.4% 
2nd    19.1% 
3rd    6.6% 
Pie chart