DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 6 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 17,845 ballots cast.

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


Round 1    
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Loren Taylor  7,158  (40.1%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________ :
Desley Brooks  4,429  (24.8%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________ :
Mya Whitaker  2,500  (14.0%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFF ____________________________________ :
Natasha Middleton  2,167  (12.1%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDD ______________________________________ :
Marlo Rodriguez  1,591  (8.9%) 
EEEEEEEEE _________________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Marlo Rodriguez Defeated
BB C DD FF II

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 6 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 17,845 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
------------------------------------------------- 50%
Loren Taylor  7,539  (43.1%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ______ :
Desley Brooks  4,577  (26.2%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _______________________ :
Mya Whitaker  2,883  (16.5%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF _________________________________ :
Natasha Middleton  2,501  (14.3%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDD ___________________________________ :
None of these  345   
II _______________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Natasha Middleton Defeated
BBBB C FFFFFF II

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 6 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 17,845 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
------------------------------------------------ 50%
Loren Taylor  8,420  (49.1%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _ :
Desley Brooks  4,814  (28.1%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _____________________ :
Mya Whitaker  3,908  (22.8%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF __________________________ :
None of these  703   
III _____________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Mya Whitaker Defeated
BBBBBBBB CCCC IIIIIIIIII

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

next round Next Round














 
  
DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 6 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 17,845 ballots cast.

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


Round 4    
------------------------------------------- 50%
Loren Taylor  9,858  (64.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :BBBBBBBBBBBB
Desley Brooks  5,483  (35.7%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _____________ :
None of these  2,504   
IIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________________
   
Results  
Loren TaylorElected 
Desley BrooksDefeated 

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, 55.2% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 40.1% if only the first-round votes were used.

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
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Member, City Council, Dist. 6 - Oakland (RCV)
1 candidate will be elected with 17,845 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 72.5% 
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2nd 17.4% 
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3rd 10.1% 
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