DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 Academic VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,884 ballots cast.

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


Round 1    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
JASON DIXSON (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE- Engineering  2,634  (44.8%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____ :
BRANDON 'B' Safe SMITH, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  2,088  (35.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ________________ :
ANDY 'BIG GAY HOMO' RATTO, SQUELCH!  507  (8.6%) 
BBBBBBBBB ______________________________________________ :
JOSIE HYMAN, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP)  372  (6.3%) 
EEEEEEE ________________________________________________ :
MATT 'RED HUNTING HAT' WERNER, Independent  283  (4.8%) 
FFFFF __________________________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
MATT 'RED HUNTING HAT' WERNER, Independent Defeated
B C D GG

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 (MATT 'RED HUNTING HAT' WERNER, Independent) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

New colors:
G
None of these

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DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 Academic VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,884 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
------------------------------------------------------ 50%
JASON DIXSON (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE- Engineering  2,690  (46.7%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ___ :
BRANDON 'B' Safe SMITH, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  2,132  (37.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________ :
ANDY 'BIG GAY HOMO' RATTO, SQUELCH!  552  (9.6%) 
BBBBBBBBBBB ___________________________________________ :
JOSIE HYMAN, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP)  383  (6.7%) 
EEEEEEE _______________________________________________ :
None of these  127   
GG ____________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
JOSIE HYMAN, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP) Defeated
B CCC D GG

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 (JOSIE HYMAN, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 Academic VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,884 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
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JASON DIXSON (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE- Engineering  2,722  (48.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD __ :
BRANDON 'B' Safe SMITH, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  2,316  (41.2%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC __________ :
ANDY 'BIG GAY HOMO' RATTO, SQUELCH!  588  (10.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBB __________________________________________ :
None of these  258   
GGGGG ________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
ANDY 'BIG GAY HOMO' RATTO, SQUELCH! Defeated
CC DDD GGGGG

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 (ANDY 'BIG GAY HOMO' RATTO, SQUELCH!) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
  
DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 Academic VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,884 ballots cast.

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


Round 4    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
JASON DIXSON (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE- Engineering  2,906  (54.5%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD :DDDD
BRANDON 'B' Safe SMITH, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  2,426  (45.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _____ :
None of these  552   
GGGGGGGGGG ________________________________________
   
Results  
BRANDON 'B' Safe SMITH, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)Defeated 
JASON DIXSON (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE- EngineeringElected 

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).

JASON DIXSON (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE- Engineering has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 49.4% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 44.8% if only the first-round votes were used.

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
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 Academic VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,884 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 90.6% 
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2nd 7.6% 
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3rd 1.5% 
X
4th 0.3%