DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 External VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,927 ballots cast.

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


Round 1    
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SHARON HAN, Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering  2,615  (44.1%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ______ :
LINDA SALINAS, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  2,159  (36.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________ :
Mark '90s TEEN POP IDOL' Thomas, SQUELCH!  508  (8.6%) 
EEEEEEEEE ______________________________________________ :
ALEJANDRA 'Ali' CRUZ, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP)  423  (7.1%) 
BBBBBBBB _______________________________________________ :
JORDAN S. MIKES, Independent  222  (3.7%) 
CCCC ___________________________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
JORDAN S. MIKES, Independent Defeated
F 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 (JORDAN S. MIKES, 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 External VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,927 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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SHARON HAN, Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering  2,670  (45.8%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ____ :
LINDA SALINAS, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  2,181  (37.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________ :
Mark '90s TEEN POP IDOL' Thomas, SQUELCH!  545  (9.3%) 
EEEEEEEEEEE ___________________________________________ :
ALEJANDRA 'Ali' CRUZ, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP)  438  (7.5%) 
BBBBBBBB ______________________________________________ :
None of these  93   
GG ____________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
ALEJANDRA 'Ali' CRUZ, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP) Defeated
DDDD E F 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 (ALEJANDRA 'Ali' CRUZ, 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 External VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,927 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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SHARON HAN, Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering  2,710  (47.6%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ___ :
LINDA SALINAS, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  2,370  (41.6%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _________ :
Mark '90s TEEN POP IDOL' Thomas, SQUELCH!  613  (10.8%) 
EEEEEEEEEEE __________________________________________ :
None of these  234   
GGGGG ________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Mark '90s TEEN POP IDOL' Thomas, SQUELCH! Defeated
DD FFF GGGGGG

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 (Mark '90s TEEN POP IDOL' Thomas, SQUELCH!) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
  
DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 External VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,927 ballots cast.

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


Round 4    
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SHARON HAN, Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering  2,889  (53.8%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF :FFFF
LINDA SALINAS, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  2,478  (46.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____ :
None of these  560   
GGGGGGGGGG ________________________________________
   
Results  
LINDA SALINAS, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)Defeated 
SHARON HAN, 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).

SHARON HAN, Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 48.7% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 44.1% 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 External VP Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 5,927 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 90.5% 
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2nd 7.0% 
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3rd 1.4% 
X
4th 1.1% 
X