DemoChoice Web Poll: Book Club: Sloppy Seconds 
1 candidate will be elected with 12 ballots cast. 
First Round  Next Round  Final Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

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 lastplace candidate (An Absolutely Remarkable Thing, Hank Green) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.
Go to the next round.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Book Club: Sloppy Seconds 
1 candidate will be elected with 12 ballots cast. 
First Round  Next Round  Final Round  Previous Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the lastplace candidate (The Soul of a New Machine, Tracy Kidder) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.
Go to the next round.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Book Club: Sloppy Seconds 
1 candidate will be elected with 12 ballots cast. 
First Round  Next Round  Final Round  Previous Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory (50%), so the lastplace candidate (Asymmetry, Lisa Halliday) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.
Go to the next round.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Book Club: Sloppy Seconds 
1 candidate will be elected with 12 ballots cast. 
First Round  Final Round  Previous Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page

At this point, the number of remaining candidates equals the number of remaining seats, so the remaining candidates are declared elected.
In the end, 100%
of all cast ballots counted toward a winner.
This compares to 41.7%
if only the firstround votes were used.
Also, view the Ballot Depth info to see how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.
DemoChoice Web Poll: Book Club: Sloppy Seconds 
1 candidate will be elected with 12 ballots cast. 
First Round  Last Round  Ballot Depth  How it works  Main Page
