DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest San Francisco Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 2,325 ballots cast.

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Round 1    
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     polar bear  754  (32.5%) 
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     lion  559  (24.1%) 
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     meerkat  430  (18.5%) 
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     lemur  328  (14.1%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEE _______________________________ :
     prairie dog  252  (10.8%) 
BBBBBBBBB ___________________________________ :
None of these   
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Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
     prairie dog Defeated
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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 (     prairie dog) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest San Francisco Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 2,325 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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     polar bear  839  (36.2%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________ :
     lion  586  (25.3%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ______________________ :
     meerkat  515  (22.2%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG ________________________ :
     lemur  377  (16.3%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEE ______________________________ :
None of these   
____________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
     lemur Defeated
F GGGGGGG HHHHHH J

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

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest San Francisco Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 2,325 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
------------------------------------------- 50%
     polar bear  987  (42.9%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ______ :
     lion  616  (26.8%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ____________________ :
     meerkat  699  (30.4%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG _________________ :
None of these  23   
J __________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
     lion Defeated
GGGGG HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH JJ

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

next round Next Round














 
  
DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest San Francisco Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 2,325 ballots cast.

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


Round 4    
------------------------------------------- 50%
     polar bear  1,450  (64.2%) 
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     meerkat  810  (35.8%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG _____________ :
None of these  65   
JJ _________________________________________
   
Results  
     meerkatDefeated 
     polar bearElected 

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).

     polar bear has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 62.4% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 32.4% 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 San Francisco Zoo animal
1 candidate will be elected with 2,325 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 51.5% 
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2nd 38.4% 
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3rd 7.9% 
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4th 1.7% 
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