DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest Oakland Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 5,004 ballots cast.

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Round 1 Legend  
     elephant 
 
 1,795  (35.9%)   
     goat 
 
 1,264  (25.3%)   
     gibbon 
 
 1,264  (25.3%)   
     warthog 
 
 681  (13.6%)  Defeated
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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 (     warthog) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest Oakland Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 5,004 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
     elephant 
 
 2,025  (40.7%)   
     goat 
 
 1,491  (30.0%)   
     gibbon 
 
 1,456  (29.3%)  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 (     gibbon) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest Oakland Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 5,004 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
     elephant 
 
 2,753  (56.0%)  Elected
     goat 
 
 2,162  (44.0%)  Defeated
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Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

     elephant has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 55% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 35.9% 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: Cutest Oakland Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 5,004 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 
 
65.2%   
2nd 
 
28.1%   
3rd 
 
6.7%   
  pies need GD