DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 1    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  10,505  (33.2%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE __________________ :
Christine Linnenbach  6,784  (21.4%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _______________________________ :
Isaac Wang  2,728  (8.6%) 
JJJJJJJJJ ______________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,560  (8.1%) 
GGGGGGGGG ______________________________________________ :
Milton "Rennie" O'Brien  2,372  (7.5%) 
LLLLLLLL _______________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,091  (6.6%) 
FFFFFFFF _______________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,108  (3.5%) 
BBB ____________________________________________________ :
Michael Patrick Mallen  975  (3.1%) 
HHH ____________________________________________________ :
Pat Lakey  763  (2.4%) 
CCC ____________________________________________________ :
Svetlana Kaff  546  (1.7%) 
MM _____________________________________________________ :
Art Belenson  510  (1.6%) 
NN _____________________________________________________ :
Sheela Kini  349  (1.1%) 
DD _____________________________________________________ :
David Parker  348  (1.1%) 
K ______________________________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
David Parker Defeated

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 (David Parker) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

New colors:
O
None of these

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  10,547  (33.4%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ___________________ :
Christine Linnenbach  6,817  (21.6%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _______________________________ :
Isaac Wang  2,757  (8.7%) 
JJJJJJJJJJ _____________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,589  (8.2%) 
GGGGGGGGG ______________________________________________ :
Milton "Rennie" O'Brien  2,410  (7.6%) 
LLLLLLLLL ______________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,104  (6.7%) 
FFFFFFFF _______________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,136  (3.6%) 
BBBB ___________________________________________________ :
Michael Patrick Mallen  1,004  (3.2%) 
HHHH ___________________________________________________ :
Pat Lakey  783  (2.5%) 
CCC ____________________________________________________ :
Svetlana Kaff  573  (1.8%) 
MM _____________________________________________________ :
Art Belenson  517  (1.6%) 
NN _____________________________________________________ :
Sheela Kini  367  (1.2%) 
D ______________________________________________________ :
None of these  35   
_______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sheela Kini Defeated

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 (Sheela Kini) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  10,568  (33.5%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE __________________ :
Christine Linnenbach  6,865  (21.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _______________________________ :
Isaac Wang  2,785  (8.8%) 
JJJJJJJJJJ _____________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,618  (8.3%) 
GGGGGGGGG ______________________________________________ :
Milton "Rennie" O'Brien  2,481  (7.9%) 
LLLLLLLLL ______________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,114  (6.7%) 
FFFFFFF ________________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,187  (3.8%) 
BBBB ___________________________________________________ :
Michael Patrick Mallen  1,017  (3.2%) 
HHH ____________________________________________________ :
Pat Lakey  804  (2.5%) 
CCC ____________________________________________________ :
Svetlana Kaff  592  (1.9%) 
MM _____________________________________________________ :
Art Belenson  528  (1.7%) 
NN _____________________________________________________ :
None of these  80   
_______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Art Belenson Defeated
L O

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 (Art Belenson) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 4    
------------------------------------------------------ 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  10,667  (33.9%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE _________________ :
Christine Linnenbach  6,962  (22.1%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______________________________ :
Isaac Wang  2,813  (8.9%) 
JJJJJJJJJJ ____________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,658  (8.5%) 
GGGGGGGGGG ____________________________________________ :
Milton "Rennie" O'Brien  2,525  (8.0%) 
LLLLLLLL ______________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,151  (6.8%) 
FFFFFFFF ______________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,210  (3.8%) 
BBBB __________________________________________________ :
Michael Patrick Mallen  1,040  (3.3%) 
HHHH __________________________________________________ :
Pat Lakey  823  (2.6%) 
CCC ___________________________________________________ :
Svetlana Kaff  605  (1.9%) 
MM ____________________________________________________ :
None of these  185   
O _____________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Svetlana Kaff Defeated
E O

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 (Svetlana Kaff) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 5    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  10,740  (34.3%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE __________________ :
Christine Linnenbach  7,078  (22.6%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _______________________________ :
Isaac Wang  2,868  (9.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJ _____________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,721  (8.7%) 
GGGGGGGGG ______________________________________________ :
Milton "Rennie" O'Brien  2,588  (8.3%) 
LLLLLLLLL ______________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,186  (7.0%) 
FFFFFFFF _______________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,236  (3.9%) 
BBBB ___________________________________________________ :
Michael Patrick Mallen  1,066  (3.4%) 
HHH ____________________________________________________ :
Pat Lakey  840  (2.7%) 
CCC ____________________________________________________ :
None of these  316   
O ______________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Pat Lakey Defeated
J L

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 (Pat Lakey) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 6    
------------------------------------------------------ 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  10,884  (34.9%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ________________ :
Christine Linnenbach  7,231  (23.2%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________________ :
Isaac Wang  2,926  (9.4%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJ ___________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,767  (8.9%) 
GGGGGGGGG _____________________________________________ :
Milton "Rennie" O'Brien  2,691  (8.6%) 
LLLLLLLLL _____________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,252  (7.2%) 
FFFFFFFF ______________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,286  (4.1%) 
BBBBB _________________________________________________ :
Michael Patrick Mallen  1,110  (3.6%) 
HHHH __________________________________________________ :
None of these  492   
O _____________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Michael Patrick Mallen Defeated
O

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 (Michael Patrick Mallen) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 7    
------------------------------------------------------ 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  11,018  (35.6%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ________________ :
Christine Linnenbach  7,452  (24.1%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________________ :
Isaac Wang  3,007  (9.7%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJ ___________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,878  (9.3%) 
GGGGGGGGGG ____________________________________________ :
Milton "Rennie" O'Brien  2,847  (9.2%) 
LLLLLLLLLL ____________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,323  (7.5%) 
FFFFFFFF ______________________________________________ :
Shawn Reifsteck  1,388  (4.5%) 
BBBBB _________________________________________________ :
None of these  726   
OOO ___________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Shawn Reifsteck Defeated
E G I L O

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 (Shawn Reifsteck) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 8    
----------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  11,198  (36.6%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ______________ :
Christine Linnenbach  7,782  (25.5%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII __________________________ :
Isaac Wang  3,110  (10.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJ __________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  2,946  (9.6%) 
GGGGGGGGGG ___________________________________________ :
Milton "Rennie" O'Brien  3,090  (10.1%) 
LLLLLLLLLL ___________________________________________ :
Vernon C. Grigg III  2,451  (8.0%) 
FFFFFFFFF ____________________________________________ :
None of these  1,062   
OOO __________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Vernon C. Grigg III Defeated
EEE III J L OO

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 (Vernon C. Grigg III) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 9    
---------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  11,827  (39.4%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE __________ :
Christine Linnenbach  8,490  (28.3%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _______________________ :
Isaac Wang  3,263  (10.9%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJ _________________________________________ :
Gregory Corrales  3,110  (10.4%) 
GGGGGGGGGG __________________________________________ :
Milton "Rennie" O'Brien  3,300  (11.0%) 
LLLLLLLLLLLL ________________________________________ :
None of these  1,649   
OOOOOO ______________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Gregory Corrales Defeated
EE II J LL OOOO

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 (Gregory Corrales) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 10    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  12,446  (43.0%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ______ :
Christine Linnenbach  9,160  (31.7%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII __________________ :
Isaac Wang  3,533  (12.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________________________ :
Milton "Rennie" O'Brien  3,799  (13.1%) 
LLLLLLLLLLLLL _____________________________________ :
None of these  2,701   
OOOOOOOOO _________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Isaac Wang Defeated
EE II LL OOOOOOO

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 (Isaac Wang) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 11    
------------------------------------------------ 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  13,066  (48.2%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ___ :
Christine Linnenbach  9,678  (35.7%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______________ :
Milton "Rennie" O'Brien  4,383  (16.2%) 
LLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL ________________________________ :
None of these  4,512   
OOOOOOOOOOOOOOO _________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Milton "Rennie" O'Brien Defeated
EEE III OOOOOOOOOO

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 (Milton "Rennie" O'Brien) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 ballots cast.

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


Round 12    
------------------------------------------ 50%
Sean R. Elsbernd  13,834  (56.9%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE :EEEEEE
Christine Linnenbach  10,491  (43.1%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____ :
None of these  7,314   
OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO _________________
   
Results  
Sean R. ElsberndElected 
Christine LinnenbachDefeated 

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 an elected member's equal share of the votes (50% of counted votes).

At this point, the number of remaining candidates equals the number of remaining seats, so the remaining candidates are declared elected.
In the end, 43.7% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 33.2% if only the first-round votes were used.

The Ballot Depth section shows how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2004 San Francisco City Supervisor District 7
1 candidate will be elected with 31,639 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 75.9% 
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2nd 16.6% 
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3rd 7.5% 
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