DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 1    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Jane Kim  6,621  (31.4%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ____________________ :
Debra Walker  5,669  (26.9%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC __________________________ :
Theresa Sparks  3,605  (17.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________________________________ :
James Keys  960  (4.6%) 
DDDDD __________________________________________________ :
Matt Drake  947  (4.5%) 
MMMMM __________________________________________________ :
Glendon 'Anna Conda' Hyde  692  (3.3%) 
OOOO ___________________________________________________ :
Elaine Zamora  637  (3.0%) 
JJJJ ___________________________________________________ :
Dean Clark  602  (2.9%) 
BBB ____________________________________________________ :
Jim Meko  407  (1.9%) 
KK _____________________________________________________ :
George Vazhappally  242  (1.1%) 
G ______________________________________________________ :
Matt Ashe  185  (0.9%) 
L ______________________________________________________ :
H. Brown  182  (0.9%) 
F ______________________________________________________ :
George Davis  158  (0.7%) 
N ______________________________________________________ :
Fortunate 'Nate' Payne  150  (0.7%) 
I ______________________________________________________ :
Write-In  29  (0.1%) 
_______________________________________________________ :
   
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:
R
None of these

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Jane Kim  6,623  (31.4%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ____________________ :
Debra Walker  5,670  (26.9%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________ :
Theresa Sparks  3,605  (17.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _____________________________________ :
James Keys  960  (4.6%) 
DDDDD __________________________________________________ :
Matt Drake  947  (4.5%) 
MMMMM __________________________________________________ :
Glendon 'Anna Conda' Hyde  693  (3.3%) 
OOOO ___________________________________________________ :
Elaine Zamora  637  (3.0%) 
JJJ ____________________________________________________ :
Dean Clark  602  (2.9%) 
BBB ____________________________________________________ :
Jim Meko  407  (1.9%) 
KK _____________________________________________________ :
George Vazhappally  242  (1.1%) 
GG _____________________________________________________ :
Matt Ashe  186  (0.9%) 
L ______________________________________________________ :
H. Brown  182  (0.9%) 
F ______________________________________________________ :
George Davis  158  (0.8%) 
_______________________________________________________ :
Fortunate 'Nate' Payne  150  (0.7%) 
I ______________________________________________________ :
None of these  24   
_______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Fortunate 'Nate' Payne Defeated
C

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 (Fortunate 'Nate' Payne) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Jane Kim  6,635  (31.5%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ____________________ :
Debra Walker  5,689  (27.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC __________________________ :
Theresa Sparks  3,611  (17.2%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________________________________ :
James Keys  966  (4.6%) 
DDDDD __________________________________________________ :
Matt Drake  955  (4.5%) 
MMMMM __________________________________________________ :
Glendon 'Anna Conda' Hyde  709  (3.4%) 
OOOO ___________________________________________________ :
Elaine Zamora  640  (3.0%) 
JJJ ____________________________________________________ :
Dean Clark  612  (2.9%) 
BBB ____________________________________________________ :
Jim Meko  420  (2.0%) 
KKK ____________________________________________________ :
George Vazhappally  261  (1.2%) 
G ______________________________________________________ :
Matt Ashe  188  (0.9%) 
L ______________________________________________________ :
H. Brown  187  (0.9%) 
F ______________________________________________________ :
George Davis  160  (0.8%) 
N ______________________________________________________ :
None of these  53   
_______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
George Davis Defeated
K

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 4    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Jane Kim  6,646  (31.6%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE _____________________ :
Debra Walker  5,716  (27.2%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________ :
Theresa Sparks  3,623  (17.3%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________________________________ :
James Keys  974  (4.6%) 
DDDDD __________________________________________________ :
Matt Drake  962  (4.6%) 
MMMMM __________________________________________________ :
Glendon 'Anna Conda' Hyde  723  (3.4%) 
OOOO ___________________________________________________ :
Elaine Zamora  649  (3.1%) 
JJJ ____________________________________________________ :
Dean Clark  623  (3.0%) 
BBBB ___________________________________________________ :
Jim Meko  424  (2.0%) 
KK _____________________________________________________ :
George Vazhappally  270  (1.3%) 
GG _____________________________________________________ :
Matt Ashe  191  (0.9%) 
L ______________________________________________________ :
H. Brown  198  (0.9%) 
F ______________________________________________________ :
None of these  87   
R ______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Matt Ashe Defeated
C 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 (Matt Ashe) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 5    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Jane Kim  6,674  (31.8%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ____________________ :
Debra Walker  5,741  (27.4%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________ :
Theresa Sparks  3,642  (17.4%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________________________________ :
James Keys  980  (4.7%) 
DDDDD __________________________________________________ :
Matt Drake  986  (4.7%) 
MMMMM __________________________________________________ :
Glendon 'Anna Conda' Hyde  740  (3.5%) 
OOOO ___________________________________________________ :
Elaine Zamora  657  (3.1%) 
JJJ ____________________________________________________ :
Dean Clark  629  (3.0%) 
BBB ____________________________________________________ :
Jim Meko  436  (2.1%) 
KK _____________________________________________________ :
George Vazhappally  277  (1.3%) 
GG _____________________________________________________ :
H. Brown  205  (1.0%) 
F ______________________________________________________ :
None of these  119   
_______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
H. Brown Defeated
D 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 (H. Brown) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 6    
------------------------------------------------------ 50%
Jane Kim  6,697  (32.0%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ___________________ :
Debra Walker  5,763  (27.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _______________________ :
Theresa Sparks  3,655  (17.5%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ___________________________________ :
James Keys  995  (4.8%) 
DDDDD _________________________________________________ :
Matt Drake  996  (4.8%) 
MMMMM _________________________________________________ :
Glendon 'Anna Conda' Hyde  748  (3.6%) 
OOO ___________________________________________________ :
Elaine Zamora  673  (3.2%) 
JJJ ___________________________________________________ :
Dean Clark  662  (3.2%) 
BBB ___________________________________________________ :
Jim Meko  447  (2.1%) 
KK ____________________________________________________ :
George Vazhappally  284  (1.4%) 
GG ____________________________________________________ :
None of these  166   
R _____________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
George Vazhappally Defeated
E K 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 (George Vazhappally) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 7    
------------------------------------------------------ 50%
Jane Kim  6,720  (32.2%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ___________________ :
Debra Walker  5,781  (27.7%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _______________________ :
Theresa Sparks  3,671  (17.6%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH __________________________________ :
James Keys  1,002  (4.8%) 
DDDDDD ________________________________________________ :
Matt Drake  1,031  (4.9%) 
MMMMMM ________________________________________________ :
Glendon 'Anna Conda' Hyde  757  (3.6%) 
OOOO __________________________________________________ :
Elaine Zamora  695  (3.3%) 
JJJJ __________________________________________________ :
Dean Clark  697  (3.3%) 
BBB ___________________________________________________ :
Jim Meko  498  (2.4%) 
KKK ___________________________________________________ :
None of these  234   
R _____________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Jim Meko Defeated
C 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 (Jim Meko) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 8    
------------------------------------------------------ 50%
Jane Kim  6,800  (32.8%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE __________________ :
Debra Walker  5,857  (28.3%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ________________________ :
Theresa Sparks  3,719  (18.0%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH __________________________________ :
James Keys  1,043  (5.0%) 
DDDDDD ________________________________________________ :
Matt Drake  1,077  (5.2%) 
MMMMM _________________________________________________ :
Glendon 'Anna Conda' Hyde  779  (3.8%) 
OOOO __________________________________________________ :
Elaine Zamora  714  (3.4%) 
JJJJ __________________________________________________ :
Dean Clark  713  (3.4%) 
BBBB __________________________________________________ :
None of these  384   
RR ____________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Dean Clark Defeated
H 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 (Dean Clark) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 9    
----------------------------------------------------- 50%
Jane Kim  6,908  (33.8%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE _________________ :
Debra Walker  5,994  (29.3%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________________ :
Theresa Sparks  3,781  (18.5%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _________________________________ :
James Keys  1,102  (5.4%) 
DDDDDD _______________________________________________ :
Matt Drake  1,133  (5.5%) 
MMMMMM _______________________________________________ :
Glendon 'Anna Conda' Hyde  804  (3.9%) 
OOOO _________________________________________________ :
Elaine Zamora  746  (3.6%) 
JJJJ _________________________________________________ :
None of these  618   
RRR __________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Elaine Zamora Defeated
C E H 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 (Elaine Zamora) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 10    
----------------------------------------------------- 50%
Jane Kim  7,039  (34.8%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ________________ :
Debra Walker  6,101  (30.2%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________________ :
Theresa Sparks  3,882  (19.2%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _________________________________ :
James Keys  1,148  (5.7%) 
DDDDDD _______________________________________________ :
Matt Drake  1,200  (5.9%) 
MMMMMMM ______________________________________________ :
Glendon 'Anna Conda' Hyde  839  (4.2%) 
OOOOO ________________________________________________ :
None of these  877   
RRRR _________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Glendon 'Anna Conda' Hyde Defeated
C E H 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 (Glendon 'Anna Conda' Hyde) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 11    
----------------------------------------------------- 50%
Jane Kim  7,201  (36.1%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE _______________ :
Debra Walker  6,333  (31.7%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ____________________ :
Theresa Sparks  3,989  (20.0%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________________________________ :
James Keys  1,218  (6.1%) 
DDDDDD _______________________________________________ :
Matt Drake  1,222  (6.1%) 
MMMMMM _______________________________________________ :
None of these  1,123   
RRRRRR _______________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
James Keys Defeated
CC EE H 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 (James Keys) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 12    
--------------------------------------------------- 50%
Jane Kim  7,506  (38.5%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ____________ :
Debra Walker  6,611  (33.9%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ________________ :
Theresa Sparks  4,146  (21.3%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _____________________________ :
Matt Drake  1,247  (6.4%) 
MMMMMM _____________________________________________ :
None of these  1,576   
RRRRRRRR ___________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Matt Drake Defeated
C EE H RRRR

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 13    
------------------------------------------------- 50%
Jane Kim  7,767  (41.3%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ________ :
Debra Walker  6,701  (35.6%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________ :
Theresa Sparks  4,334  (23.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH __________________________ :
None of these  2,284   
RRRRRRRRRRRR _____________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Theresa Sparks Defeated
CCCCC EEEEEE RRRRRRRRRRRR

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Board of Supervisors, District 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 ballots cast.

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


Round 14    
------------------------------------------- 50%
Jane Kim  8,865  (54.1%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE :EEEE
Debra Walker  7,528  (45.9%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ___ :
None of these  4,693   
RRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR __________________
   
Results  
Debra WalkerDefeated 
Jane KimElected 

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).

Jane Kim has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 42% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 31.4% 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 6 - San Francisco, 2010
1 candidate will be elected with 21,086 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 74.3% 
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2nd 18.4% 
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3rd 7.3% 
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