TrySTV.ca Poll: Okanagan - Boundary BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election
3 candidates will be elected with 27 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    
-------------------------------------- 25.9%
Mischa Popoff (Conservative)  10.0  (37.0%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG :GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG
Carole Gordon (NDP)  6.0  (22.2%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF _____ :
Ben Stewart (Liberal)  4.0  (14.8%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ________________ :
Brian Guillou (Conservative)  3.0  (11.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ______________________ :
Linda Larson (Liberal)  1.0  (3.7%) 
AAAAA _________________________________ :
Dan Ashton (Liberal)  1.0  (3.7%) 
BBBBBB ________________________________ :
Sam Hancheroff (NDP)  1.0  (3.7%) 
DDDDDD ________________________________ :
Doug Maxwell (BC First)  1.0  (3.7%) 
JJJJJJ ________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Mischa Popoff (Conservative) Elected
BB HHHHHHHHHHHHHHH

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 (25.9%).

In the first round, the first choices on each ballot are tallied.
Mischa Popoff (Conservative) 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: Okanagan - Boundary BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election
3 candidates will be elected with 27 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    
--------------------------------------- 25.9%
Mischa Popoff (Conservative)  7.0  (25.9%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG :
Carole Gordon (NDP)  6.0  (22.2%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ______ :
Ben Stewart (Liberal)  4.0  (14.8%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________ :
Brian Guillou (Conservative)  5.7  (21.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________ :
Linda Larson (Liberal)  1.0  (3.7%) 
AAAAA __________________________________ :
Dan Ashton (Liberal)  1.3  (4.8%) 
BBBBBBB ________________________________ :
Sam Hancheroff (NDP)  1.0  (3.7%) 
DDDDDD _________________________________ :
Doug Maxwell (BC First)  1.0  (3.7%) 
JJJJJJ _________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Linda Larson (Liberal) Defeated
CCCCC

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 (25.9%).

A tie was resolved by choosing a candidate at random.
No new candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Linda Larson (Liberal)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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TrySTV.ca Poll: Okanagan - Boundary BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election
3 candidates will be elected with 27 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    
-------------------------------------- 25.9%
Mischa Popoff (Conservative)  7.0  (25.9%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG :G
Carole Gordon (NDP)  6.0  (22.2%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF _____ :
Ben Stewart (Liberal)  5.0  (18.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ___________ :
Brian Guillou (Conservative)  5.7  (21.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _______ :
Dan Ashton (Liberal)  1.3  (4.8%) 
BBBBBBB _______________________________ :
Sam Hancheroff (NDP)  1.0  (3.7%) 
DDDDDD ________________________________ :
Doug Maxwell (BC First)  1.0  (3.7%) 
JJJJJJ ________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Doug Maxwell (BC First) Defeated
BBBBB

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 (25.9%).

A tie was resolved by choosing a candidate at random.
No new candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Doug Maxwell (BC First)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

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TrySTV.ca Poll: Okanagan - Boundary BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election
3 candidates will be elected with 27 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    
--------------------------------------- 25.9%
Mischa Popoff (Conservative)  7.0  (25.9%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG :
Carole Gordon (NDP)  6.0  (22.2%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ______ :
Ben Stewart (Liberal)  5.0  (18.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ____________ :
Brian Guillou (Conservative)  5.7  (21.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________ :
Dan Ashton (Liberal)  2.3  (8.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBB __________________________ :
Sam Hancheroff (NDP)  1.0  (3.7%) 
DDDDDD _________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sam Hancheroff (NDP) Defeated
FFFFFF

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 (25.9%).

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

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TrySTV.ca Poll: Okanagan - Boundary BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election
3 candidates will be elected with 27 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    
--------------------------------------- 25.9%
Mischa Popoff (Conservative)  7.0  (25.9%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG :
Carole Gordon (NDP)  7.0  (25.9%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF :
Ben Stewart (Liberal)  5.0  (18.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ___________ :
Brian Guillou (Conservative)  5.7  (21.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________ :
Dan Ashton (Liberal)  2.3  (8.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBB __________________________ :
   
Results    
Carole Gordon (NDP) 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 (25.9%).

Carole Gordon (NDP) 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: Okanagan - Boundary BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election
3 candidates will be elected with 27 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    
--------------------------------------- 25.9%
Mischa Popoff (Conservative)  7.0  (25.9%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG :
Carole Gordon (NDP)  7.0  (25.9%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF :
Ben Stewart (Liberal)  5.0  (18.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ___________ :
Brian Guillou (Conservative)  5.7  (21.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________ :
Dan Ashton (Liberal)  2.3  (8.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBB __________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Dan Ashton (Liberal) Defeated
CCCCCCCCCCCCC

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 (25.9%).

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

next round Next Round














 
  
TrySTV.ca Poll: Okanagan - Boundary BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election
3 candidates will be elected with 27 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 7    
--------------------------------------- 25.9%
Mischa Popoff (Conservative)  7.0  (25.9%) 
GGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG :
Carole Gordon (NDP)  7.0  (25.9%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF :
Ben Stewart (Liberal)  7.3  (27.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC :C
Brian Guillou (Conservative)  5.7  (21.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________ :
   
Results  
Ben Stewart (Liberal)Elected 
Carole Gordon (NDP)Elected 
Mischa Popoff (Conservative)Elected 
Brian Guillou (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 (25.9%).

Ben Stewart (Liberal) has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 78.9% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 74.1% 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: Okanagan - Boundary BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election
3 candidates will be elected with 27 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 79.8% 
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2nd 9.4% 
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3rd 6.1% 
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5th 4.7% 
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