DemoChoice Web Poll: July Book Club

1 candidate will be elected with 6 ballots cast.


Round 1

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Catch Me If You Can: The True Story of a Real Fake by Frank W. Abagnale, Stan Redding  Chart color  2  (33.3%)   
Humankind: A Hopeful History by Rutger Bregman  Chart color  1  (16.7%)   
The Searcher by Tana French  Chart color  1  (16.7%)  Defeated
The Yiddish Policemen's Union by Michael Chabon  Chart color  1  (16.7%)   
Stolen Focus: Why You Can't Pay Attention- and How to Think Deeply Again by Johann Hari  Chart color  1  (16.7%)   
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No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (The Searcher by Tana French) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: July Book Club

1 candidate will be elected with 6 ballots cast.


Round 2

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Catch Me If You Can: The True Story of a Real Fake by Frank W. Abagnale, Stan Redding  Chart color  2  (33.3%)   
Humankind: A Hopeful History by Rutger Bregman  Chart color  1  (16.7%)  Defeated
The Yiddish Policemen's Union by Michael Chabon  Chart color  2  (33.3%)   
Stolen Focus: Why You Can't Pay Attention- and How to Think Deeply Again by Johann Hari  Chart color  1  (16.7%)   
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Humankind: A Hopeful History by Rutger Bregman) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: July Book Club

1 candidate will be elected with 6 ballots cast.


Round 3

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Catch Me If You Can: The True Story of a Real Fake by Frank W. Abagnale, Stan Redding  Chart color  3  (50.0%)   
The Yiddish Policemen's Union by Michael Chabon  Chart color  2  (33.3%)   
Stolen Focus: Why You Can't Pay Attention- and How to Think Deeply Again by Johann Hari  Chart color  1  (16.7%)  Defeated
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (Stolen Focus: Why You Can't Pay Attention- and How to Think Deeply Again by Johann Hari) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: July Book Club

1 candidate will be elected with 6 ballots cast.


Round 4

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Catch Me If You Can: The True Story of a Real Fake by Frank W. Abagnale, Stan Redding  Chart color  3  (50.0%)   
The Yiddish Policemen's Union by Michael Chabon  Chart color  3  (50.0%)  Defeated
Pie chart

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (The Yiddish Policemen's Union by Michael Chabon) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: July Book Club

1 candidate will be elected with 6 ballots cast.


Round 5

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
Catch Me If You Can: The True Story of a Real Fake by Frank W. Abagnale, Stan Redding  Chart color  5  (100.0%)  Elected
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At this point, the number of remaining candidates equals the number of remaining seats, so the remaining candidates are declared elected.

In the end, 83.3% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 33.3% 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: July Book Club

1 candidate will be elected with 6 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    40.0% 
4th    20.0% 
5th    20.0% 
8th    20.0% 
Pie chart