TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 65 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    
---------------------------------------------- 26.2%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  12.0  (18.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _____________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (13.8%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (13.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.0  (12.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  6.0  (9.2%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ______________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  6.0  (9.2%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ______________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (7.7%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (6.2%) 
AAAAAAAAAAA ___________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  3.0  (4.6%) 
EEEEEEEE ______________________________________ :
Colin Hamm (Green)  2.0  (3.1%) 
GGGGGG ________________________________________ :
Sherry Ogasawara (NDP)  1.0  (1.5%) 
FFF ___________________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sherry Ogasawara (NDP) Defeated
EEE

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 (26.2%).

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 65 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.2%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  12.0  (18.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ______________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (13.8%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (13.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.0  (12.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  6.0  (9.2%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _______________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  6.0  (9.2%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ______________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (7.7%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (6.2%) 
AAAAAAAAAAA ____________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  4.0  (6.2%) 
EEEEEEEEEEE ____________________________________ :
Colin Hamm (Green)  2.0  (3.1%) 
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 (26.2%).

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 65 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.2%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  12.0  (18.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ______________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (13.8%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (13.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.0  (12.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  8.0  (12.3%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  6.0  (9.2%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _______________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (7.7%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (6.2%) 
AAAAAAAAAAA ____________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  4.0  (6.2%) 
EEEEEEEEEEE ____________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Bobby Deepak (NDP) Defeated
DDDDDD HHH KKK

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 (26.2%).

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 (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 65 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.2%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  12.0  (18.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ______________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.0  (16.9%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _________________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (13.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.0  (12.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  9.0  (13.8%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _______________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (10.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ____________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (7.7%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (6.2%) 
AAAAAAAAAAA ____________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
John Rustad (Liberal) Defeated
BBB 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 (26.2%).

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 65 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.2%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  13.0  (20.0%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.0  (16.9%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _________________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (13.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.0  (12.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.0  (15.4%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ___________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (10.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ____________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  7.0  (10.8%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ____________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Shirley Bond (Liberal) Defeated
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB

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 (26.2%).

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 (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 65 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.2%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  20.0  (30.8%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :BBBBBBBB
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.0  (16.9%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (13.8%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.0  (12.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.0  (15.4%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ___________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (10.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ____________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Mike Morris (Liberal) Elected
D H I JJ KK 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 (26.2%).

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 65 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    
---------------------------------------------- 26.2%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  17.0  (26.2%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :B
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.3  (17.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.5  (14.5%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  8.5  (13.0%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.6  (16.3%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.8  (11.9%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _________________________ :
None of these  0.5  (0.7%) 
L _____________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Nathan Giede (Conservative) Defeated
IIIIIIIII JJJJJJJ 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 (26.2%).

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 65 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.2%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  17.0  (26.2%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.3  (17.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  12.8  (19.6%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  10.8  (16.5%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.6  (16.3%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH __________________ :
None of these  2.6  (4.0%) 
LLLLLLL ________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Karen McDowell (Green) Defeated
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD I JJJ 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 (26.2%).

No new candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Karen McDowell (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 65 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.2%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  17.0  (26.2%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  18.5  (28.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD :DDDD
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  13.1  (20.1%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ___________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  11.8  (18.1%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________ :
None of these  4.8  (7.3%) 
LLLLLLLLLLLLLL _________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP) Elected
I J LLL

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 (26.2%).

Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (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: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 65 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.2%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  17.0  (26.2%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  17.0  (26.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  13.3  (20.5%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII __________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  12.0  (18.5%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________ :
None of these  5.7  (8.8%) 
LLLLLLLLLLLLLLL ________________________________
   
Results  
Mike Morris (Liberal)Elected 
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)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 (26.2%).

Dan Brooks (Conservative) has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 72.8% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 46.2% 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 65 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 58.1% 
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2nd 13.8% 
XXXXXXXXXXXXX
3rd 15.3% 
XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
4th 4.5% 
XXXX
5th 4.5% 
XXXX
6th 0.5% 
X
7th 2.6% 
XX
8th 0.3% 
X