DemoChoice Web Poll: 2005 San Francisco Assessor/Recorder
1 candidate will be elected with 199,224 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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PHIL TING  94,062  (47.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ___ :
GERARDO SANDOVAL  71,850  (36.1%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________ :
RONALD CHUN  33,294  (16.7%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________________________________ :
WRITE-IN  18  (0.0%) 
__________________________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
WRITE-IN 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).

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 (WRITE-IN) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

New colors:
F
None of these

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DemoChoice Web Poll: 2005 San Francisco Assessor/Recorder
1 candidate will be elected with 199,224 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
PHIL TING  94,064  (47.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ___ :
GERARDO SANDOVAL  71,854  (36.1%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________ :
RONALD CHUN  33,302  (16.7%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________________________________ :
None of these   
__________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
RONALD CHUN Defeated
CCC DDDDDDDD FFFFF

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

next round Next Round














 
  
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2005 San Francisco Assessor/Recorder
1 candidate will be elected with 199,224 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
----------------------------------------------- 50%
PHIL TING  110,053  (58.1%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD :DDDDDDDD
GERARDO SANDOVAL  79,261  (41.9%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _______ :
None of these  9,910   
FFFFF __________________________________________
   
Results  
GERARDO SANDOVALDefeated 
PHIL TINGElected 

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).

PHIL TING has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 55.2% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 47.2% if only the first-round votes were used.

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
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: 2005 San Francisco Assessor/Recorder
1 candidate will be elected with 199,224 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 85.5% 
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2nd 14.5% 
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