TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 57 ballots cast.
Note:These results are not predicted BC-STV outcomes. On this site, anyone anywhere can vote many times. The goal here is to show how the votes are counted.

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


Round 1    
---------------------------------------------- 26.3%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  11.0  (19.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (15.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ___________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.0  (14.0%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  6.0  (10.5%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  6.0  (10.5%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  5.0  (8.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _______________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (7.0%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAA __________________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  4.0  (7.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCC __________________________________ :
Colin Hamm (Green)  2.0  (3.5%) 
GGGGGG ________________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  1.0  (1.8%) 
EEE ___________________________________________ :
Sherry Ogasawara (NDP)  1.0  (1.8%) 
FFF ___________________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Bobby Deepak (NDP) Defeated
FFF

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 (26.3%).

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 (Bobby Deepak (NDP)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 57 ballots cast.
Note:These results are not predicted BC-STV outcomes. On this site, anyone anywhere can vote many times. The goal here is to show how the votes are counted.

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


Round 2    
---------------------------------------------- 26.3%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  11.0  (19.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (15.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII __________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.0  (14.0%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  6.0  (10.5%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  6.0  (10.5%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ___________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  5.0  (8.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _______________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (7.0%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAA __________________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  4.0  (7.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCC __________________________________ :
Colin Hamm (Green)  2.0  (3.5%) 
GGGGGG ________________________________________ :
Sherry Ogasawara (NDP)  2.0  (3.5%) 
FFFFFFF _______________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sherry Ogasawara (NDP) Defeated
DDDDDDD

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 (26.3%).

A tie was resolved by comparing votes in previous rounds.
No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Sherry Ogasawara (NDP)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 57 ballots cast.
Note:These results are not predicted BC-STV outcomes. On this site, anyone anywhere can vote many times. The goal here is to show how the votes are counted.

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


Round 3    
---------------------------------------------- 26.3%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  11.0  (19.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (15.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ___________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.0  (14.0%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  8.0  (14.0%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  6.0  (10.5%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  5.0  (8.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _______________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (7.0%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAA __________________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  4.0  (7.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCC __________________________________ :
Colin Hamm (Green)  2.0  (3.5%) 
GGGGGG ________________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Colin Hamm (Green) Defeated
HHHHHH

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 (26.3%).

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

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TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 57 ballots cast.
Note:These results are not predicted BC-STV outcomes. On this site, anyone anywhere can vote many times. The goal here is to show how the votes are counted.

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


Round 4    
---------------------------------------------- 26.3%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  11.0  (19.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (15.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII __________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.0  (14.0%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  8.0  (14.0%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  8.0  (14.0%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ______________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  5.0  (8.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _______________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (7.0%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAA __________________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  4.0  (7.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCC __________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Shirley Bond (Liberal) Defeated
AAA BBBBBBBBB

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 (26.3%).

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 (Shirley Bond (Liberal)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 57 ballots cast.
Note:These results are not predicted BC-STV outcomes. On this site, anyone anywhere can vote many times. The goal here is to show how the votes are counted.

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


Round 5    
--------------------------------------------- 26.3%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  14.0  (24.6%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ___ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (15.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.0  (14.0%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  8.0  (14.0%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  8.0  (14.0%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _____________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  5.0  (8.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ______________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  5.0  (8.8%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAA ______________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
John Rustad (Liberal) Defeated
BBBBBBBBBBBB HHH

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 (26.3%).

A tie was resolved by comparing votes in previous rounds.
No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (John Rustad (Liberal)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 57 ballots cast.
Note:These results are not predicted BC-STV outcomes. On this site, anyone anywhere can vote many times. The goal here is to show how the votes are counted.

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


Round 6    
---------------------------------------------- 26.3%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  18.0  (31.6%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :BBBBBBBBB
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (15.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII __________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.0  (14.0%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  8.0  (14.0%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  9.0  (15.8%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH __________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  5.0  (8.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _______________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Mike Morris (Liberal) Elected
D HH II JJ KK L

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 (26.3%).

Mike Morris (Liberal) has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner. To ensure that everyone's vote counts equally, votes that exceed that threshold are counted toward their next highest ranking, if possible. This is actually done by counting a fraction of the ballots most recently counted for the winning candidate.

New colors:
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None of these

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TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 57 ballots cast.
Note:These results are not predicted BC-STV outcomes. On this site, anyone anywhere can vote many times. The goal here is to show how the votes are counted.

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


Round 7    
---------------------------------------------- 26.3%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  15.0  (26.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.5  (16.7%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.5  (14.9%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  8.3  (14.6%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  9.5  (16.7%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  5.8  (10.2%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ____________________________ :
None of these  0.3  (0.6%) 
L _____________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Nathan Giede (Conservative) Defeated
IIIIIIIIIII JJJJ LLLL

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 (26.3%).

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

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TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 57 ballots cast.
Note:These results are not predicted BC-STV outcomes. On this site, anyone anywhere can vote many times. The goal here is to show how the votes are counted.

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


Round 8    
---------------------------------------------- 26.3%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  15.0  (26.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  12.8  (22.5%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _______ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.8  (17.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  8.3  (14.6%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  9.5  (16.7%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _________________ :
None of these  1.5  (2.6%) 
LLLL __________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP) Defeated
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH LLLLLL

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 (26.3%).

No new candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 57 ballots cast.
Note:These results are not predicted BC-STV outcomes. On this site, anyone anywhere can vote many times. The goal here is to show how the votes are counted.

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


Round 9    
---------------------------------------------- 26.3%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  15.0  (26.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  13.0  (22.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  10.0  (17.5%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _______________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  15.5  (27.2%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH :H
None of these  3.5  (6.1%) 
LLLLLLLLLLL ___________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Karen McDowell (Green) Elected
I L

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 (26.3%).

Karen McDowell (Green) has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner. To ensure that everyone's vote counts equally, votes that exceed that threshold are counted toward their next highest ranking, if possible. This is actually done by counting a fraction of the ballots most recently counted for the winning candidate.

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TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 57 ballots cast.
Note:These results are not predicted BC-STV outcomes. On this site, anyone anywhere can vote many times. The goal here is to show how the votes are counted.

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


Round 10    
---------------------------------------------- 26.3%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  15.0  (26.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  13.1  (23.0%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  10.1  (17.7%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _______________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  15.0  (26.3%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH :
None of these  3.8  (6.7%) 
LLLLLLLLLLLL __________________________________
   
Results  
Mike Morris (Liberal)Elected 
Karen McDowell (Green)Elected 
Dan Brooks (Conservative)Elected 
Terry Rysz (Conservative)Defeated 

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 (26.3%).

Dan Brooks (Conservative) has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 75.6% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 49.1% if only the first-round votes were used. You should be able to see that the winners have a more equal mandate in the final round than in the first round.

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


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TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 57 ballots cast.
Note:These results are not predicted BC-STV outcomes. On this site, anyone anywhere can vote many times. The goal here is to show how the votes are counted.

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 candidates.

Rank Fraction of votes for winners
1st 55.6% 
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2nd 21.4% 
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3rd 6.6% 
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4th 9.8% 
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5th 6.0% 
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6th 0.1% 
7th 0.4%