DemoChoice Web Poll: Excellian NRECA Book Club August Poll
1 candidate will be elected with 5 ballots cast.

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


Round 1    
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Circe (Madeline Miller, 416 pages)  (40.0%) 
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A White Tiger (Aravind Adiga, 318 pages)  (20.0%) 
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The Color of Law (Richard Rothstein, 368 pages)  (20.0%) 
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Becoming (Michelle Obama, 400 pages)  (20.0%) 
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Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Becoming (Michelle Obama, 400 pages) Defeated
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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.
A tie was resolved by choosing a candidate at random.
No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Becoming (Michelle Obama, 400 pages)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: Excellian NRECA Book Club August Poll
1 candidate will be elected with 5 ballots cast.

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


Round 2    
---------------------------------------------- 50%
Circe (Madeline Miller, 416 pages)  (40.0%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD __________ :
A White Tiger (Aravind Adiga, 318 pages)  (20.0%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA ____________________________ :
The Color of Law (Richard Rothstein, 368 pages)  (40.0%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
A White Tiger (Aravind Adiga, 318 pages) Defeated
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD

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).

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (A White Tiger (Aravind Adiga, 318 pages)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
  
DemoChoice Web Poll: Excellian NRECA Book Club August Poll
1 candidate will be elected with 5 ballots cast.

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


Round 3    
---------------------------------------------- 50%
Circe (Madeline Miller, 416 pages)  (60.0%) 
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The Color of Law (Richard Rothstein, 368 pages)  (40.0%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________ :
   
Results  
The Color of Law (Richard Rothstein, 368 pages)Defeated 
Circe (Madeline Miller, 416 pages)Elected 

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).

Circe (Madeline Miller, 416 pages) has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 60% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 40% if only the first-round votes were used.

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
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: Excellian NRECA Book Club August Poll
1 candidate will be elected with 5 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 66.7% 
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2nd 33.3% 
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