DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest Oakland Zoo animal

1 candidate will be elected with 5,826 ballots cast.


Round 1

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
elephant photo     elephant  Chart color  2,138  (36.7%)   
goat photo     goat  Chart color  1,463  (25.1%)   
gibbon photo     gibbon  Chart color  1,438  (24.7%)   
warthog photo     warthog  Chart color  787  (13.5%)  Defeated
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In the first round, the first choices on each ballot are tallied.
The last-place candidate (     warthog) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest Oakland Zoo animal

1 candidate will be elected with 5,826 ballots cast.


Round 2

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
elephant photo     elephant  Chart color  2,400  (41.5%)   
goat photo     goat  Chart color  1,727  (29.8%)   
gibbon photo     gibbon  Chart color  1,660  (28.7%)  Defeated
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The last-place candidate (     gibbon) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest Oakland Zoo animal

1 candidate will be elected with 5,826 ballots cast.


Round 3

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
elephant photo     elephant  Chart color  3,243  (56.7%)  Elected
goat photo     goat  Chart color  2,477  (43.3%)  Defeated
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     elephant has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.

In the end, 55.7% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 36.7% if only the first-round votes were used.

Also, view the Ballot Depth info to see how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest Oakland Zoo animal

1 candidate will be elected with 5,826 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    65.9% 
2nd    27.4% 
3rd    6.6% 
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