DemoChoice Web Poll: New Zealand, Taieri Subdivision, 2004 by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 1,716 ballots cast.

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


Round 1 Legend  
John G KELLY 
 
 627  (36.5%)   
Barry BARBOUR 
 
 477  (27.8%)   
Robert COCHRANE 
 
 338  (19.7%)   
Brian GRANT 
 
 274  (16.0%)  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 (Brian GRANT) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: New Zealand, Taieri Subdivision, 2004 by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 1,716 ballots cast.

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


Round 2 Legend  
John G KELLY 
 
 718  (42.7%)   
Barry BARBOUR 
 
 559  (33.3%)   
Robert COCHRANE 
 
 403  (24.0%)  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 (Robert COCHRANE) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: New Zealand, Taieri Subdivision, 2004 by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 1,716 ballots cast.

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


Round 3 Legend  
John G KELLY 
 
 851  (55.4%)  Elected
Barry BARBOUR 
 
 686  (44.6%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

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

John G KELLY has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 49.6% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 36.5% if only the first-round votes were used.

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
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: New Zealand, Taieri Subdivision, 2004 by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 1,716 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 
 
73.7%   
2nd 
 
22.9%   
3rd 
 
3.4%   
  pies need GD