DemoChoice Web Poll: Book Club #11
1 candidate will be elected with 5 ballots cast.

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Round 1 Legend  
The God of Small Things - Arundhati Roy 
 
 2  (40.0%)   
The White Tiger - Arvind Adiga 
 
 1  (20.0%)  Defeated
The Handmaid's Tale - Margaret Atwood 
 
 1  (20.0%)   
Roadside Picnic - Arkady & Boris Strugatsky 
 
 1  (20.0%)   
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (The White Tiger - Arvind Adiga) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Book Club #11
1 candidate will be elected with 5 ballots cast.

First Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 2 Legend  
The God of Small Things - Arundhati Roy 
 
 3  (60.0%)  Elected
The Handmaid's Tale - Margaret Atwood 
 
 1  (20.0%)  Defeated
Roadside Picnic - Arkady & Boris Strugatsky 
 
 1  (20.0%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

The God of Small Things - Arundhati Roy has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 60% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 40% if only the first-round votes were used.

Also, view the Ballot Depth info to see how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Book Club #11
1 candidate will be elected with 5 ballots cast.

First Round | Last 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 
 
66.7%   
3rd 
 
33.3%   
  pies need GD