DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 31,694 ballots cast.

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


Round 1    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
Eric Mar  11,649  (40.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________ :
Sue Lee  9,753  (33.9%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ________________ :
Alicia Wang  4,218  (14.7%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCC ____________________________________ :
Brian J. Larkin  998  (3.5%) 
EEE _______________________________________________ :
Jason Jungreis  614  (2.1%) 
DD ________________________________________________ :
Nicholas C. Belloni  537  (1.9%) 
JJ ________________________________________________ :
Fidel Chrys Gakuba  363  (1.3%) 
II ________________________________________________ :
George Flamik  325  (1.1%) 
H _________________________________________________ :
Sherman R. D'Silva  257  (0.9%) 
G _________________________________________________ :
Write-in  42  (0.1%) 
K _________________________________________________ :
None of these  2,938   
MMMMMMMMMM ________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
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 (Write-in) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 31,694 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
Eric Mar  11,652  (40.6%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________ :
Sue Lee  9,754  (34.0%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ________________ :
Alicia Wang  4,218  (14.7%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCC ____________________________________ :
Brian J. Larkin  1,000  (3.5%) 
EEE _______________________________________________ :
Jason Jungreis  614  (2.1%) 
DD ________________________________________________ :
Nicholas C. Belloni  537  (1.9%) 
JJ ________________________________________________ :
Fidel Chrys Gakuba  363  (1.3%) 
I _________________________________________________ :
George Flamik  325  (1.1%) 
HH ________________________________________________ :
Sherman R. D'Silva  257  (0.9%) 
G _________________________________________________ :
None of these  2,974   
MMMMMMMMMM ________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sherman R. D'Silva Defeated
E M

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 (Sherman R. D'Silva) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 31,694 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
Eric Mar  11,685  (40.7%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________ :
Sue Lee  9,777  (34.1%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ________________ :
Alicia Wang  4,248  (14.8%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ___________________________________ :
Brian J. Larkin  1,024  (3.6%) 
EEEE ______________________________________________ :
Jason Jungreis  631  (2.2%) 
DD ________________________________________________ :
Nicholas C. Belloni  597  (2.1%) 
JJ ________________________________________________ :
Fidel Chrys Gakuba  380  (1.3%) 
I _________________________________________________ :
George Flamik  346  (1.2%) 
HH ________________________________________________ :
None of these  3,006   
MMMMMMMMMM ________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
George Flamik Defeated
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 (George Flamik) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 31,694 ballots cast.

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


Round 4    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
Eric Mar  11,714  (40.9%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________ :
Sue Lee  9,815  (34.3%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ________________ :
Alicia Wang  4,281  (14.9%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ___________________________________ :
Brian J. Larkin  1,117  (3.9%) 
EEEE ______________________________________________ :
Jason Jungreis  655  (2.3%) 
DD ________________________________________________ :
Nicholas C. Belloni  638  (2.2%) 
JJ ________________________________________________ :
Fidel Chrys Gakuba  417  (1.5%) 
I _________________________________________________ :
None of these  3,057   
MMMMMMMMMM ________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Fidel Chrys Gakuba 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 (Fidel Chrys Gakuba) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 31,694 ballots cast.

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


Round 5    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
Eric Mar  11,770  (41.2%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________ :
Sue Lee  9,906  (34.7%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ________________ :
Alicia Wang  4,341  (15.2%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ___________________________________ :
Brian J. Larkin  1,166  (4.1%) 
EEEE ______________________________________________ :
Jason Jungreis  691  (2.4%) 
DDD _______________________________________________ :
Nicholas C. Belloni  702  (2.5%) 
JJ ________________________________________________ :
None of these  3,118   
MMMMMMMMMMM _______________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Jason Jungreis Defeated
B E F M

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

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 31,694 ballots cast.

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


Round 6    
------------------------------------------------- 50%
Eric Mar  11,884  (41.8%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ________ :
Sue Lee  10,062  (35.4%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ______________ :
Alicia Wang  4,414  (15.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCC __________________________________ :
Brian J. Larkin  1,296  (4.6%) 
EEEE _____________________________________________ :
Nicholas C. Belloni  773  (2.7%) 
JJ _______________________________________________ :
None of these  3,265   
MMMMMMMMMMMM _____________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Nicholas C. Belloni Defeated
B F M

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

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 31,694 ballots cast.

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


Round 7    
------------------------------------------------- 50%
Eric Mar  11,964  (42.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ________ :
Sue Lee  10,207  (36.3%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ______________ :
Alicia Wang  4,510  (16.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________________ :
Brian J. Larkin  1,449  (5.2%) 
EEEEEE ___________________________________________ :
None of these  3,564   
MMMMMMMMMMMMM ____________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Brian J. Larkin Defeated
B C MMM

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

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 31,694 ballots cast.

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


Round 8    
----------------------------------------------- 50%
Eric Mar  12,156  (44.6%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _____ :
Sue Lee  10,396  (38.1%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ___________ :
Alicia Wang  4,706  (17.3%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________________________ :
None of these  4,436   
MMMMMMMMMMMMMMM ________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Alicia Wang Defeated
BBB FFFFFFFF MMMMM

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

next round Next Round














 
  
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 31,694 ballots cast.

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


Round 9    
--------------------------------------------- 50%
Eric Mar  13,152  (50.7%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :B
Sue Lee  12,805  (49.3%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF _ :
None of these  5,737   
MMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMM _________________________
   
Results  
Eric MarElected 
Sue LeeDefeated 

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).

Eric Mar has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 41.5% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 36.8% if only the first-round votes were used.

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
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 31,694 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 88.4% 
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2nd 9.3% 
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3rd 2.3% 
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