DemoChoice Web Poll: Assessor-Recorder - San Francisco, 2005
1 candidate will be elected with 225,370 ballots cast.

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


Round 1    
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Phil Ting  94,062  (47.2%) 
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Gerardo Sandoval  71,850  (36.1%) 
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Ronald Chun  33,294  (16.7%) 
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Anthony Faber (Write-in)  18  (0.0%) 
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None of these  26,146   
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Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Anthony Faber (Write-in) 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).

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 (Anthony Faber (Write-in)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Assessor-Recorder - San Francisco, 2005
1 candidate will be elected with 225,370 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
------------------------------------------------- 50%
Phil Ting  94,064  (47.2%) 
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Gerardo Sandoval  71,854  (36.1%) 
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Ronald Chun  33,302  (16.7%) 
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None of these  26,150   
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Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Ronald Chun Defeated
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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 (Ronald Chun) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Assessor-Recorder - San Francisco, 2005
1 candidate will be elected with 225,370 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
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Phil Ting  110,053  (58.1%) 
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Gerardo Sandoval  79,261  (41.9%) 
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None of these  36,056   
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Results  
Gerardo SandovalDefeated 
Phil TingElected 

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).

Phil Ting has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 48.8% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 41.7% if only the first-round votes were used.

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
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Assessor-Recorder - San Francisco, 2005
1 candidate will be elected with 225,370 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 84.3% 
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2nd 15.3% 
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3rd 0.4%