DemoChoice Web Poll: New Zealand, Waikouaiti Coast-Chalmers Ward, 2004
by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 3,320 ballots cast.

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


Round 1    
------------------------------------------------------- 50%
Andrew NOONE  1,571  (47.3%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ___ :
Jan TUCKER  928  (28.0%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ________________________ :
Sue O'NEILL  529  (15.9%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________________________________ :
John NEILSON  292  (8.8%) 
BBBBBBBBBB _____________________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
John NEILSON Defeated
CC D EE FFFF

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

New colors:
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DemoChoice Web Poll: New Zealand, Waikouaiti Coast-Chalmers Ward, 2004
by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 3,320 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
---------------------------------------------------- 50%
Andrew NOONE  1,629  (51.1%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC :CC
Jan TUCKER  987  (30.9%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE ____________________ :
Sue O'NEILL  574  (18.0%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _________________________________ :
None of these  130   
FFFFF _______________________________________________
   
Results  
Andrew NOONEElected 
Sue O'NEILLDefeated 
Jan TUCKERDefeated 

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).

Andrew NOONE has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 49.1% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 47.3% if only the first-round votes were used.

The Ballot Depth section shows how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: New Zealand, Waikouaiti Coast-Chalmers Ward, 2004
by DemoChoice rules
1 candidate will be elected with 3,320 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 96.4% 
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2nd 3.6% 
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