DemoChoice Web Poll: Connecticut State Food

1 candidate will be elected with 34 ballots cast.


Round 1

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Thin-crust apizza  Chart color  13  (38.2%)   
Pizza  Chart color  11  (32.4%)   
Hot buttered lobster roll  Chart color  4  (11.8%)   
White clam pizza  Chart color  2  (5.9%)   
Apple cider doughnut  Chart color  2  (5.9%)   
Steamed cheeseburger  Chart color  1  (2.9%)  Defeated
Pez candy  Chart color  1  (2.9%)   
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Steamed cheeseburger) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: Connecticut State Food

1 candidate will be elected with 34 ballots cast.


Round 2

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Thin-crust apizza  Chart color  13  (38.2%)   
Pizza  Chart color  11  (32.4%)   
Hot buttered lobster roll  Chart color  4  (11.8%)   
White clam pizza  Chart color  2  (5.9%)   
Apple cider doughnut  Chart color  3  (8.8%)   
Pez candy  Chart color  1  (2.9%)  Defeated
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Pez candy) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: Connecticut State Food

1 candidate will be elected with 34 ballots cast.


Round 3

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Thin-crust apizza  Chart color  14  (41.2%)   
Pizza  Chart color  11  (32.4%)   
Hot buttered lobster roll  Chart color  4  (11.8%)   
White clam pizza  Chart color  2  (5.9%)  Defeated
Apple cider doughnut  Chart color  3  (8.8%)   
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (White clam pizza) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: Connecticut State Food

1 candidate will be elected with 34 ballots cast.


Round 4

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Thin-crust apizza  Chart color  14  (41.2%)   
Pizza  Chart color  11  (32.4%)   
Hot buttered lobster roll  Chart color  6  (17.6%)   
Apple cider doughnut  Chart color  3  (8.8%)  Defeated
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Apple cider doughnut) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: Connecticut State Food

1 candidate will be elected with 34 ballots cast.


Round 5

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Thin-crust apizza  Chart color  15  (45.5%)   
Pizza  Chart color  11  (33.3%)   
Hot buttered lobster roll  Chart color  7  (21.2%)  Defeated
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Hot buttered lobster roll) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: Connecticut State Food

1 candidate will be elected with 34 ballots cast.


Round 6

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Thin-crust apizza  Chart color  17  (54.8%)  Elected
Pizza  Chart color  14  (45.2%)  Defeated
Pie chart

Thin-crust apizza has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.

In the end, 50% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 38.2% if only the first-round votes were used.

Also, view the Ballot Depth info to see how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: Connecticut State Food

1 candidate will be elected with 34 ballots cast.


Ballot Depth

This shows how much the lower rankings on ballots contributed to the winning candidate.

Rank Fraction of votes for winner
1st    76.5% 
2nd    5.9% 
3rd    5.9% 
5th    11.8% 
Pie chart