DemoChoice Web Poll: New Zealand, Dunedin Mayor, 2004 by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 45,720 ballots cast.

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


Round 1 Legend  
Peter Wing Ho CHIN 
 
 19,862  (43.4%)   
Malcolm Saba FARRY 
 
 17,674  (38.7%)   
Leah MCBEY 
 
 3,688  (8.1%)   
Teresa STEVENSON 
 
 2,893  (6.3%)   
Lee VANDERVIS 
 
 1,414  (3.1%)   
Jimmy KNOWLES 
 
 189  (0.4%)  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 (Jimmy KNOWLES) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: New Zealand, Dunedin Mayor, 2004 by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 45,720 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
Peter Wing Ho CHIN 
 
 19,886  (43.5%)   
Malcolm Saba FARRY 
 
 17,692  (38.7%)   
Leah MCBEY 
 
 3,728  (8.2%)   
Teresa STEVENSON 
 
 2,926  (6.4%)   
Lee VANDERVIS 
 
 1,441  (3.2%)  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 (Lee VANDERVIS) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: New Zealand, Dunedin Mayor, 2004 by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 45,720 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
Peter Wing Ho CHIN 
 
 20,248  (44.6%)   
Malcolm Saba FARRY 
 
 17,909  (39.4%)   
Leah MCBEY 
 
 3,935  (8.7%)   
Teresa STEVENSON 
 
 3,305  (7.3%)  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 (Teresa STEVENSON) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: New Zealand, Dunedin Mayor, 2004 by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 45,720 ballots cast.

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


Round 4 Legend  
Peter Wing Ho CHIN 
 
 21,046  (47.1%)   
Malcolm Saba FARRY 
 
 18,488  (41.4%)   
Leah MCBEY 
 
 5,135  (11.5%)  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 (Leah MCBEY) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: New Zealand, Dunedin Mayor, 2004 by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 45,720 ballots cast.

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


Round 5 Legend  
Peter Wing Ho CHIN 
 
 23,017  (53.5%)  Elected
Malcolm Saba FARRY 
 
 20,029  (46.5%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

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

Peter Wing Ho CHIN has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 50.3% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 43.4% 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: New Zealand, Dunedin Mayor, 2004 by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 45,720 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 
 
86.3%   
2nd 
 
8.7%   
3rd 
 
3.3%   
4th 
 
1.2%   
5th 
 
0.5%   
  pies need GD