DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest Oakland Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 4,964 ballots cast.

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Round 1    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
     elephant  1,780  (35.9%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________ :
     goat  1,254  (25.3%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA _________________________ :
     gibbon  1,253  (25.2%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________ :
     warthog  677  (13.6%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
     warthog Defeated
AAAA CCC DDDDD E

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

In the first round, the first choices on each ballot are tallied.
No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, 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 4,964 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 2    
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     elephant  2,008  (40.7%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD __________ :
     goat  1,479  (30.0%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA _____________________ :
     gibbon  1,445  (29.3%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _____________________ :
None of these  32   
E _________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
     gibbon Defeated
AAAAAAAAAAAAA DDDDDDDDDDDDDDD E

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (     gibbon) 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 4,964 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 3    
------------------------------------------------- 50%
     elephant  2,732  (56.0%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD :DDDDDD
     goat  2,143  (44.0%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA ______ :
None of these  89   
EE _______________________________________________
   
Results  
     goatDefeated 
     elephantElected 

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

     elephant has enough votes to guarantee victory 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.

The Ballot Depth section shows 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 4,964 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Final 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% 
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2nd 28.1% 
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3rd 6.8% 
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