DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest San Francisco Zoo animal, version 2
1 candidate will be elected with 1,226 ballots cast.

First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 1 Legend  
capybara     capybara 
 
 471  (38.4%)   
sheep     sheep 
 
 419  (34.2%)   
hippo     hippo 
 
 221  (18.0%)   
tapir     tapir 
 
 115  (9.4%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

In the first round, the first choices on each ballot are tallied.
No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the last-place candidate (     tapir) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest San Francisco Zoo animal, version 2
1 candidate will be elected with 1,226 ballots cast.

First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 2 Legend  
capybara     capybara 
 
 527  (43.1%)   
sheep     sheep 
 
 441  (36.1%)   
hippo     hippo 
 
 254  (20.8%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

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

Go to the next round.














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest San Francisco Zoo animal, version 2
1 candidate will be elected with 1,226 ballots cast.

First Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 3 Legend  
capybara     capybara 
 
 681  (56.0%)  Elected
sheep     sheep 
 
 535  (44.0%)  Defeated
  pies need GD2 extension

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, or ask a question.

     capybara has enough votes to guarantee victory (50%) and is declared a winner.
In the end, 55.5% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 38.4% if only the first-round votes were used.

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

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Cutest San Francisco Zoo animal, version 2
1 candidate will be elected with 1,226 ballots cast.

First Round | Last 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 
 
69.2%   
2nd 
 
20.6%   
3rd 
 
10.3%   
  pies need GD