DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest Oakland Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 5,352 ballots cast.

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


Round 1    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
elephant     elephant  1,944  (36.3%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________ :
goat     goat  1,351  (25.2%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA _________________________ :
gibbon     gibbon  1,338  (25.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________ :
warthog     warthog  719  (13.4%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
warthog     warthog Defeated
AAAA CCCC DDDD 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).

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest Oakland Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 5,352 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
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elephant     elephant  2,184  (41.1%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________ :
goat     goat  1,597  (30.0%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA ___________________ :
gibbon     gibbon  1,538  (28.9%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _____________________ :
None of these  33   
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Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
gibbon     gibbon Defeated
AAAAAAAAAAAAA DDDDDDDDDDDDDD 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 (     gibbon) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest Oakland Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 5,352 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
------------------------------------------------- 50%
elephant     elephant  2,956  (56.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD :DDDDDD
goat     goat  2,300  (43.8%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA ______ :
None of these  96   
EE _______________________________________________
   
Results  
goat     goatDefeated 
elephant     elephantElected 

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).

     elephant has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 55.2% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 36.3% if only the first-round votes were used.

The Ballot Depth section shows 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 5,352 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 65.8% 
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2nd 27.5% 
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3rd 6.7% 
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