DemoChoice Web Poll: book club: memoirs edition
1 candidate will be elected with 11 ballots cast.

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Round 1 Legend  
Just Kids by Patti Smith 
 
 5  (45.5%)   
Hold Still by Sally Mann 
 
 4  (36.4%)   
The Double Helix by James Watson 
 
 1  (9.1%)  Defeated
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass 
 
 1  (9.1%)   
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Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

In the first round, the first choices on each ballot are tallied.
No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (The Double Helix by James Watson) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: book club: memoirs edition
1 candidate will be elected with 11 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
Just Kids by Patti Smith 
 
 5  (45.5%)   
Hold Still by Sally Mann 
 
 5  (45.5%)   
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass 
 
 1  (9.1%)  Defeated
  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 (Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: book club: memoirs edition
1 candidate will be elected with 11 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
Just Kids by Patti Smith 
 
 6  (54.5%)  Elected
Hold Still by Sally Mann 
 
 5  (45.5%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

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

Just Kids by Patti Smith has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 54.5% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 45.5% if only the first-round votes were used.

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: book club: memoirs edition
1 candidate will be elected with 11 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 
 
83.3%   
2nd 
 
16.7%   
  pies need GD