TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 67 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    
-------------------------------------------- 25.4%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  13.0  (19.4%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (13.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (13.4%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (13.4%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ____________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  6.0  (9.0%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  6.0  (9.0%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _____________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (7.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCC _______________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (6.0%) 
AAAAAAAAAA __________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  3.0  (4.5%) 
EEEEEEEE ____________________________________ :
Colin Hamm (Green)  2.0  (3.0%) 
GGGGGG ______________________________________ :
Sherry Ogasawara (NDP)  1.0  (1.5%) 
FF __________________________________________ :
   
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 (25.4%).

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 67 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    
-------------------------------------------- 25.4%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  13.0  (19.4%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (13.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ____________________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (13.4%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (13.4%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ____________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  6.0  (9.0%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _____________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  6.0  (9.0%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ____________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (7.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (6.0%) 
AAAAAAAAAA __________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  4.0  (6.0%) 
EEEEEEEEEE __________________________________ :
Colin Hamm (Green)  2.0  (3.0%) 
GGGGG _______________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Colin Hamm (Green) Defeated
HHHHH

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 (25.4%).

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 67 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    
--------------------------------------------- 25.4%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  13.0  (19.4%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ___________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (13.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____________________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (13.4%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (13.4%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  8.0  (11.9%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  6.0  (9.0%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _____________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (7.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCC _______________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (6.0%) 
AAAAAAAAAA ___________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  4.0  (6.0%) 
EEEEEEEEEE ___________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Bobby Deepak (NDP) Defeated
DDDDD 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 (25.4%).

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 67 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    
-------------------------------------------- 25.4%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  13.0  (19.4%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB __________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.0  (16.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (13.4%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (13.4%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ____________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  9.0  (13.4%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _____________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (10.4%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK __________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (7.5%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCC _______________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (6.0%) 
AAAAAAAAAA __________________________________ :
   
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 (25.4%).

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 67 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    
--------------------------------------------- 25.4%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  14.0  (20.9%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.0  (16.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (13.4%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (13.4%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.0  (14.9%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ___________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (10.4%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ___________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  7.0  (10.4%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ___________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Shirley Bond (Liberal) Defeated
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB

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 (25.4%).

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 67 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    
-------------------------------------------- 25.4%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  21.0  (31.3%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :BBBBBBBBBBB
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.0  (16.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.0  (13.4%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (13.4%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _____________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.0  (14.9%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH __________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (10.4%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK __________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Mike Morris (Liberal) Elected
D HH I 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 (25.4%).

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 67 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    
-------------------------------------------- 25.4%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  17.0  (25.4%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.4  (17.0%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  9.6  (14.3%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ___________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.6  (14.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ___________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.8  (16.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  8.1  (12.2%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _______________________ :
None of these  0.6  (0.9%) 
LL __________________________________________
   
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 (25.4%).

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 67 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    
--------------------------------------------- 25.4%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  17.0  (25.4%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.4  (17.0%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  13.0  (19.3%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ___________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  12.0  (17.8%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.8  (16.1%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _________________ :
None of these  3.0  (4.4%) 
LLLLLLL ______________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Karen McDowell (Green) Defeated
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD I JJJ 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 (25.4%).

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 67 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    
--------------------------------------------- 25.4%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  17.0  (25.4%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  18.6  (27.7%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD :DDDD
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  13.3  (19.9%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII __________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  13.0  (19.3%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ___________ :
None of these  5.1  (7.7%) 
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 (25.4%).

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 67 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    
--------------------------------------------- 25.4%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  17.0  (25.4%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  17.0  (25.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  13.6  (20.3%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  13.2  (19.7%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ __________ :
None of these  6.2  (9.2%) 
LLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL _____________________________
   
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 (25.4%).

Dan Brooks (Conservative) has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 71.1% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 46.3% 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 67 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 58.3% 
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2nd 13.5% 
XXXXXXXXXXXXX
3rd 14.9% 
XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
4th 4.6% 
XXXX
5th 4.6% 
XXXX
6th 0.5% 
X
7th 2.7% 
XX
8th 0.4% 
X