DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 ballots cast.

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


Round 1    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  10,505  (33.2%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _________________ :
Christine Linnenbach  6,784  (21.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________________________ :
Isaac Wang  2,728  (8.6%) 
MMMMMMMM __________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,560  (8.1%) 
LLLLLLLL __________________________________________ :
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien  2,372  (7.5%) 
GGGGGGGG __________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,091  (6.6%) 
HHHHHHH ___________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,108  (3.5%) 
CCCC ______________________________________________ :
Michael Patrick Mallen  975  (3.1%) 
BBB _______________________________________________ :
Pat Lakey  763  (2.4%) 
EE ________________________________________________ :
Svelana Kaff  546  (1.7%) 
JJ ________________________________________________ :
Art Belenson  510  (1.6%) 
N _________________________________________________ :
Sheela Kini  349  (1.1%) 
I _________________________________________________ :
David Parker  348  (1.1%) 
F _________________________________________________ :
None of these  3,266   
RRRRRRRRRR ________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
David Parker Defeated
C 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 (David Parker) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  10,547  (33.4%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _________________ :
Christine Linnenbach  6,817  (21.6%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________________________ :
Isaac Wang  2,757  (8.7%) 
MMMMMMMMM _________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,589  (8.2%) 
LLLLLLLL __________________________________________ :
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien  2,410  (7.6%) 
GGGGGGG ___________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,104  (6.7%) 
HHHHHHH ___________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,136  (3.6%) 
CCCC ______________________________________________ :
Michael Patrick Mallen  1,004  (3.2%) 
BBB _______________________________________________ :
Pat Lakey  783  (2.5%) 
EEE _______________________________________________ :
Svelana Kaff  573  (1.8%) 
JJ ________________________________________________ :
Art Belenson  517  (1.6%) 
N _________________________________________________ :
Sheela Kini  367  (1.2%) 
II ________________________________________________ :
None of these  3,301   
RRRRRRRRRR ________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sheela Kini 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 (Sheela Kini) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  10,568  (33.5%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _________________ :
Christine Linnenbach  6,865  (21.8%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________________________ :
Isaac Wang  2,785  (8.8%) 
MMMMMMMMM _________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,618  (8.3%) 
LLLLLLLL __________________________________________ :
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien  2,481  (7.9%) 
GGGGGGGG __________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,114  (6.7%) 
HHHHHHH ___________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,187  (3.8%) 
CCCC ______________________________________________ :
Michael Patrick Mallen  1,017  (3.2%) 
BBB _______________________________________________ :
Pat Lakey  804  (2.5%) 
EEE _______________________________________________ :
Svelana Kaff  592  (1.9%) 
JJ ________________________________________________ :
Art Belenson  528  (1.7%) 
N _________________________________________________ :
None of these  3,346   
RRRRRRRRRRR _______________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Art Belenson Defeated
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 (Art Belenson) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 ballots cast.

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


Round 4    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  10,667  (33.9%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _________________ :
Christine Linnenbach  6,962  (22.1%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________________________ :
Isaac Wang  2,813  (8.9%) 
MMMMMMMMM _________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,658  (8.5%) 
LLLLLLLL __________________________________________ :
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien  2,525  (8.0%) 
GGGGGGGG __________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,151  (6.8%) 
HHHHHHH ___________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,210  (3.8%) 
CCCC ______________________________________________ :
Michael Patrick Mallen  1,040  (3.3%) 
BBBB ______________________________________________ :
Pat Lakey  823  (2.6%) 
EEE _______________________________________________ :
Svelana Kaff  605  (1.9%) 
JJ ________________________________________________ :
None of these  3,451   
RRRRRRRRRRR _______________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Svelana Kaff Defeated
H R

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 ballots cast.

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


Round 5    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  10,740  (34.3%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ________________ :
Christine Linnenbach  7,078  (22.6%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________________________ :
Isaac Wang  2,868  (9.2%) 
MMMMMMMMM _________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,721  (8.7%) 
LLLLLLLLL _________________________________________ :
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien  2,588  (8.3%) 
GGGGGGGG __________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,186  (7.0%) 
HHHHHHH ___________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,236  (3.9%) 
CCCC ______________________________________________ :
Michael Patrick Mallen  1,066  (3.4%) 
BBB _______________________________________________ :
Pat Lakey  840  (2.7%) 
EEE _______________________________________________ :
None of these  3,582   
RRRRRRRRRRR _______________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Pat Lakey Defeated
D G R

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 ballots cast.

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


Round 6    
------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  10,884  (34.9%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ______________ :
Christine Linnenbach  7,231  (23.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD __________________________ :
Isaac Wang  2,926  (9.4%) 
MMMMMMMMM ________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,767  (8.9%) 
LLLLLLLLL ________________________________________ :
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien  2,691  (8.6%) 
GGGGGGGGG ________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,252  (7.2%) 
HHHHHHH __________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,286  (4.1%) 
CCCC _____________________________________________ :
Michael Patrick Mallen  1,110  (3.6%) 
BBB ______________________________________________ :
None of these  3,758   
RRRRRRRRRRRR _____________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Michael Patrick Mallen Defeated
C G H R

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 ballots cast.

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


Round 7    
------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  11,018  (35.6%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _______________ :
Christine Linnenbach  7,452  (24.1%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD __________________________ :
Isaac Wang  3,007  (9.7%) 
MMMMMMMMMM _______________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,878  (9.3%) 
LLLLLLLLL ________________________________________ :
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien  2,847  (9.2%) 
GGGGGGGGG ________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,323  (7.5%) 
HHHHHHHH _________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,388  (4.5%) 
CCCC _____________________________________________ :
None of these  3,992   
RRRRRRRRRRRRR ____________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Shawn Reifsteck Defeated
D G H L M R

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 ballots cast.

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


Round 8    
------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  11,198  (36.6%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ______________ :
Christine Linnenbach  7,782  (25.5%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________________________ :
Isaac Wang  3,110  (10.2%) 
MMMMMMMMMM _______________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,946  (9.6%) 
LLLLLLLLL ________________________________________ :
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien  3,090  (10.1%) 
GGGGGGGGGG _______________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,451  (8.0%) 
HHHHHHH __________________________________________ :
None of these  4,328   
RRRRRRRRRRRRRR ___________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Vernon C. Grigg III Defeated
DD KK M RR

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 (Vernon C. Grigg III) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 ballots cast.

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


Round 9    
----------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  11,827  (39.4%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK __________ :
Christine Linnenbach  8,490  (28.3%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________________ :
Isaac Wang  3,263  (10.9%) 
MMMMMMMMMM _____________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  3,110  (10.4%) 
LLLLLLLLL ______________________________________ :
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien  3,300  (11.0%) 
GGGGGGGGGGG ____________________________________ :
None of these  4,915   
RRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR _______________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Gregory Corrales Defeated
DD GG KK M RRR

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

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 ballots cast.

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


Round 10    
--------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  12,446  (43.0%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ______ :
Christine Linnenbach  9,160  (31.7%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________________ :
Isaac Wang  3,533  (12.2%) 
MMMMMMMMMMMM _________________________________ :
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien  3,799  (13.1%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGG _________________________________ :
None of these  5,967   
RRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR __________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Isaac Wang Defeated
D GG KK RRRRR

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

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 ballots cast.

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


Round 11    
------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  13,066  (48.2%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK __ :
Christine Linnenbach  9,678  (35.7%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________ :
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien  4,383  (16.2%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGG _____________________________ :
None of these  7,778   
RRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR ___________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien Defeated
DDD KKK RRRRRRRRR

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 (Milton 'Rennie' O'Brien) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
  
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 ballots cast.

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


Round 12    
-------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  13,834  (56.9%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK :KKKKKK
Christine Linnenbach  10,491  (43.1%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____ :
None of these  10,580   
RRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR _____
   
Results  
Christine LinnenbachDefeated 
Sean R. ElsberndElected 

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, 39.6% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 30.1% if only the first-round votes were used.

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
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 34,905 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 75.7% 
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2nd 16.5% 
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3rd 7.7% 
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