TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 81 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%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  15.0  (18.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  11.0  (13.6%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ___________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  10.0  (12.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (11.1%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  8.0  (9.9%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (8.6%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKK ___________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  5.0  (6.2%) 
AAAAAAAAAA _______________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (6.2%) 
CCCCCCCCCC _______________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  4.0  (4.9%) 
EEEEEEEE _________________________________ :
Colin Hamm (Green)  4.0  (4.9%) 
GGGGGGGG _________________________________ :
Sherry Ogasawara (NDP)  3.0  (3.7%) 
FFFFFF ___________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sherry Ogasawara (NDP) Defeated
DD EEEE

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.
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 81 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%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  15.0  (18.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  11.0  (13.6%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  10.0  (12.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  10.0  (12.3%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  8.0  (9.9%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH __________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (8.6%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKK ____________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  5.0  (6.2%) 
AAAAAAAAAA ________________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (6.2%) 
CCCCCCCCCC ________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  6.0  (7.4%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEE ______________________________ :
Colin Hamm (Green)  4.0  (4.9%) 
GGGGGGGG __________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Colin Hamm (Green) Defeated
HHHHHHHH

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 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 81 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%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  15.0  (18.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  11.0  (13.6%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  10.0  (12.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _______________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  10.0  (12.3%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  12.0  (14.8%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH __________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (8.6%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKK ____________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  5.0  (6.2%) 
AAAAAAAAA _________________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (6.2%) 
CCCCCCCCC _________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  6.0  (7.4%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEE ______________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
John Rustad (Liberal) Defeated
BB CCCCCC HH

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 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 81 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%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  16.0  (19.8%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  11.0  (13.6%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ___________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  10.0  (12.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  10.0  (12.3%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  13.0  (16.0%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _______________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (8.6%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKK ___________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  8.0  (9.9%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  6.0  (7.4%) 
EEEEEEEEEEEE _____________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Bobby Deepak (NDP) Defeated
DDDDDDDD HH KK

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 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 81 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%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  16.0  (19.8%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  11.0  (13.6%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ___________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  10.0  (12.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  14.0  (17.3%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  14.0  (17.3%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _____________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  8.0  (9.9%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  8.0  (9.9%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Nathan Giede (Conservative) Defeated
BB IIIIII JJJJJJ LL

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 comparing votes in previous rounds.
No 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.

New colors:
L
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 81 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%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  17.0  (21.0%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _______ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  14.0  (17.3%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  13.0  (16.0%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _______________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  14.0  (17.3%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  14.0  (17.3%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ______________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  8.0  (9.9%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________ :
None of these  1.0  (1.2%) 
LL _______________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Shirley Bond (Liberal) Defeated
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB

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 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 81 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    
----------------------------------------- 25.9%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  25.0  (30.9%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :BBBBBBBBB
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  14.0  (17.3%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  13.0  (16.0%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  14.0  (17.3%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  14.0  (17.3%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ______________ :
None of these  1.0  (1.2%) 
LL _______________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Mike Morris (Liberal) Elected
D H III JJ LL

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%).

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.

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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 81 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    
----------------------------------------- 25.9%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  21.0  (25.9%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :B
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  15.1  (18.7%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ___________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  13.8  (17.0%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  14.5  (17.9%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  14.6  (18.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________ :
None of these  2.0  (2.4%) 
LLLL _____________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Terry Rysz (Conservative) Defeated
HHH IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII

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 (Terry Rysz (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 81 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    
----------------------------------------- 25.9%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  21.0  (25.9%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  27.8  (34.3%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII :IIIIIIIIIIIIII
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  14.5  (17.9%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  15.8  (19.5%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH __________ :
None of these  2.0  (2.4%) 
LLLL _____________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Dan Brooks (Conservative) Elected
DDDDDD HHHH LLLLL

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%).

Dan Brooks (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: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 81 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    
------------------------------------------ 25.9%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  21.0  (25.9%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  21.0  (25.9%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  17.1  (21.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  17.7  (21.9%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _______ :
None of these  4.1  (5.1%) 
LLLLLLLL __________________________________
   
Results  
Mike Morris (Liberal)Elected 
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)Defeated 
Karen McDowell (Green)Elected 
Dan Brooks (Conservative)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%).

Karen McDowell (Green) has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 73.8% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 44.4% 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 81 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 48.4% 
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2nd 24.7% 
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3rd 19.2% 
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4th 3.7% 
XXXXX
5th 2.8% 
XXX
6th 0.9% 
X
7th 0.4% 
X