TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 74 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    
------------------------------------------- 25.7%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  15.0  (20.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.0  (13.5%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (12.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (12.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (9.5%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ___________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  6.0  (8.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHH ______________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  5.0  (6.8%) 
AAAAAAAAAAA ________________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (6.8%) 
CCCCCCCCCCC ________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  3.0  (4.1%) 
EEEEEEE ____________________________________ :
Sherry Ogasawara (NDP)  3.0  (4.1%) 
FFFFFFF ____________________________________ :
Colin Hamm (Green)  2.0  (2.7%) 
GGGG _______________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Colin Hamm (Green) Defeated
HHHH

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 (25.7%).

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 (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 74 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    
------------------------------------------- 25.7%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  15.0  (20.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.0  (13.5%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (12.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (12.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (9.5%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ___________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  8.0  (10.8%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  5.0  (6.8%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAA _______________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (6.8%) 
CCCCCCCCCCC ________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  3.0  (4.1%) 
EEEEEEE ____________________________________ :
Sherry Ogasawara (NDP)  3.0  (4.1%) 
FFFFFFF ____________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Bobby Deepak (NDP) Defeated
FF 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 (25.7%).

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 74 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    
-------------------------------------------- 25.7%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  15.0  (20.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.0  (13.5%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (12.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (12.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _______________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  8.0  (10.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  9.0  (12.2%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  5.0  (6.8%) 
AAAAAAAAAAA _________________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (6.8%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCC ________________________________ :
Sherry Ogasawara (NDP)  4.0  (5.4%) 
FFFFFFFFF ___________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sherry Ogasawara (NDP) Defeated
DDDDDDDDD

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 (25.7%).

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 74 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    
------------------------------------------- 25.7%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  15.0  (20.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.0  (13.5%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  13.0  (17.6%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (12.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  8.0  (10.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  9.0  (12.2%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ______________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  5.0  (6.8%) 
AAAAAAAAAAA ________________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (6.8%) 
CCCCCCCCCCC ________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Shirley Bond (Liberal) Defeated
AAAAA BBBBBBB

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 (25.7%).

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 74 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    
------------------------------------------- 25.7%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  18.0  (24.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.0  (13.5%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  13.0  (17.6%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (12.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  8.0  (10.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  9.0  (12.2%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ______________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  7.0  (9.5%) 
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA ___________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
John Rustad (Liberal) Defeated
BBBBBBBBBBBBBB 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 (25.7%).

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 74 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    
------------------------------------------- 25.7%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  24.0  (32.4%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :BBBBBBBBBBBB
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.0  (13.5%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  13.0  (17.6%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (12.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _______________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  8.0  (10.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.0  (13.5%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Mike Morris (Liberal) Elected
DD HH II JJ KKK 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 (25.7%).

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 74 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    
------------------------------------------- 25.7%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  19.0  (25.7%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.8  (14.6%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII __________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  13.6  (18.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.6  (13.0%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _____________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  9.5  (12.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.8  (14.6%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH __________________ :
None of these  0.6  (0.8%) 
LL _________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Nathan Giede (Conservative) Defeated
IIIIIIII JJJJJJJJ 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 (25.7%).

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 74 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    
-------------------------------------------- 25.7%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  19.0  (25.7%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  14.5  (19.5%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ___________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  13.6  (18.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  13.0  (17.6%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.8  (14.6%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ___________________ :
None of these  3.0  (4.1%) 
LLLLLLL _____________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Karen McDowell (Green) Defeated
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD I JJ 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 (25.7%).

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 74 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    
-------------------------------------------- 25.7%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  19.0  (25.7%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  14.9  (20.1%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII __________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  20.8  (28.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD :DDDD
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  14.0  (19.0%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ____________ :
None of these  5.3  (7.1%) 
LLLLLLLLLLLL ________________________________
   
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 (25.7%).

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 74 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    
-------------------------------------------- 25.7%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  19.0  (25.7%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  15.3  (20.6%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  19.0  (25.7%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  14.3  (19.4%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ___________ :
None of these  6.4  (8.7%) 
LLLLLLLLLLLLLL ______________________________
   
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 (25.7%).

Dan Brooks (Conservative) has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 72% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 45.9% 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 74 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 56.5% 
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2nd 13.6% 
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3rd 14.9% 
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4th 5.7% 
XXXXX
5th 5.0% 
XXXXX
6th 0.9% 
X
7th 2.5% 
XX
8th 0.4% 
X