DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 28,756 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%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ___________ :
Sue Lee  9,753  (33.9%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF __________________ :
Alicia Wang  4,218  (14.7%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _______________________________________ :
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%) 
HH _____________________________________________________ :
Sherman R. D'Silva  257  (0.9%) 
G ______________________________________________________ :
Write-in  42  (0.1%) 
K ______________________________________________________ :
   
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.

New colors:
M
None of these

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 28,756 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%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ___________ :
Sue Lee  9,754  (34.0%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF __________________ :
Alicia Wang  4,218  (14.7%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________________________________ :
Brian J. Larkin  1,000  (3.5%) 
EEEE ___________________________________________________ :
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 ______________________________________________________ :
None of these  36   
_______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sherman R. D'Silva Defeated
F

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 28,756 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%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________ :
Sue Lee  9,777  (34.1%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF _________________ :
Alicia Wang  4,248  (14.8%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _______________________________________ :
Brian J. Larkin  1,024  (3.6%) 
EEEE ___________________________________________________ :
Jason Jungreis  631  (2.2%) 
DDD ____________________________________________________ :
Nicholas C. Belloni  597  (2.1%) 
JJ _____________________________________________________ :
Fidel Chrys Gakuba  380  (1.3%) 
I ______________________________________________________ :
George Flamik  346  (1.2%) 
H ______________________________________________________ :
None of these  68   
M ______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
George Flamik Defeated
J 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 (George Flamik) 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 28,756 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%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________ :
Sue Lee  9,815  (34.3%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ________________ :
Alicia Wang  4,281  (14.9%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________________________________ :
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  119   
______________________________________________________
   
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.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 28,756 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%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________ :
Sue Lee  9,906  (34.7%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF __________________ :
Alicia Wang  4,341  (15.2%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________________________________ :
Brian J. Larkin  1,166  (4.1%) 
EEEE ___________________________________________________ :
Jason Jungreis  691  (2.4%) 
DDD ____________________________________________________ :
Nicholas C. Belloni  702  (2.5%) 
JJJ ____________________________________________________ :
None of these  180   
_______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Jason Jungreis Defeated
C F

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.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 28,756 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%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________ :
Sue Lee  10,062  (35.4%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF _________________ :
Alicia Wang  4,414  (15.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________________________________ :
Brian J. Larkin  1,296  (4.6%) 
EEEEE __________________________________________________ :
Nicholas C. Belloni  773  (2.7%) 
JJJ ____________________________________________________ :
None of these  327   
M ______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Nicholas C. Belloni Defeated
B C MM

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.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 28,756 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%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ________ :
Sue Lee  10,207  (36.3%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF _______________ :
Alicia Wang  4,510  (16.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _____________________________________ :
Brian J. Larkin  1,449  (5.2%) 
EEEEEE ________________________________________________ :
None of these  626   
MMM ___________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Brian J. Larkin Defeated
B C F 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.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 28,756 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%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ______ :
Sue Lee  10,396  (38.1%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF _____________ :
Alicia Wang  4,706  (17.3%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC __________________________________ :
None of these  1,498   
MMMMMM ______________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Alicia Wang Defeated
BBBB FFFFFFFFF 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.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 1 - San Francisco, 2008
1 candidate will be elected with 28,756 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%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Sue Lee  12,805  (49.3%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF _ :
None of these  2,799   
MMMMMMMMMM ________________________________________
   
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, 45.7% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 40.5% 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 28,756 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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