DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 External VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,927 ballots cast.

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


Round 1 Legend  
SHARON HAN, Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering 
 
 2,615  (44.1%)   
LINDA SALINAS, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education) 
 
 2,159  (36.4%)   
Mark '90s TEEN POP IDOL' Thomas, SQUELCH! 
 
 508  (8.6%)   
ALEJANDRA 'Ali' CRUZ, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP) 
 
 423  (7.1%)   
JORDAN S. MIKES, Independent 
 
 222  (3.7%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

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 (JORDAN S. MIKES, Independent) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 External VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,927 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
SHARON HAN, Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering 
 
 2,670  (45.8%)   
LINDA SALINAS, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education) 
 
 2,181  (37.4%)   
Mark '90s TEEN POP IDOL' Thomas, SQUELCH! 
 
 545  (9.3%)   
ALEJANDRA 'Ali' CRUZ, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP) 
 
 438  (7.5%)  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 (ALEJANDRA 'Ali' CRUZ, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 External VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,927 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
SHARON HAN, Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering 
 
 2,710  (47.6%)   
LINDA SALINAS, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education) 
 
 2,370  (41.6%)   
Mark '90s TEEN POP IDOL' Thomas, SQUELCH! 
 
 613  (10.8%)  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 (Mark '90s TEEN POP IDOL' Thomas, SQUELCH!) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 External VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,927 ballots cast.

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


Round 4 Legend  
SHARON HAN, Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering 
 
 2,889  (53.8%)  Elected
LINDA SALINAS, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education) 
 
 2,478  (46.2%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

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

SHARON HAN, Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 48.7% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 44.1% 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: ASUC 2005 External VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,927 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 
 
90.5%   
2nd 
 
7.0%   
3rd 
 
1.4%   
4th 
 
1.1%   
  pies need GD