TrySTV.ca Poll: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 68 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.5%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  13.0  (19.1%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _____________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.0  (14.7%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (13.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ________________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (13.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  6.0  (8.8%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _______________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  6.0  (8.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ________________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (7.4%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCC __________________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (5.9%) 
AAAAAAAAAA _____________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  3.0  (4.4%) 
EEEEEEEE _______________________________________ :
Colin Hamm (Green)  2.0  (2.9%) 
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 (26.5%).

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 68 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.5%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  13.0  (19.1%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _____________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.0  (14.7%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (13.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (13.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  6.0  (8.8%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  6.0  (8.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _______________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (7.4%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (5.9%) 
AAAAAAAAAA _____________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  4.0  (5.9%) 
EEEEEEEEEE _____________________________________ :
Colin Hamm (Green)  2.0  (2.9%) 
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 (26.5%).

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 68 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.5%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  13.0  (19.1%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _____________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.0  (14.7%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  9.0  (13.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (13.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  8.0  (11.8%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH __________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  6.0  (8.8%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _______________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (7.4%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCC _________________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (5.9%) 
AAAAAAAAAA _____________________________________ :
Bobby Deepak (NDP)  4.0  (5.9%) 
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 (26.5%).

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 68 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.5%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  13.0  (19.1%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _____________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.0  (14.7%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII _____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.0  (16.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD __________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (13.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  9.0  (13.2%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ________________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (10.3%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _____________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  5.0  (7.4%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCC __________________________________ :
John Rustad (Liberal)  4.0  (5.9%) 
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 (26.5%).

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 68 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    
------------------------------------------------ 26.5%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  14.0  (20.6%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB ____________ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.0  (14.7%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ______________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.0  (16.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ___________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (13.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.0  (14.7%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ______________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (10.3%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ______________________________ :
Shirley Bond (Liberal)  7.0  (10.3%) 
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 (26.5%).

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 68 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.5%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  21.0  (30.9%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :BBBBBBBB
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.0  (14.7%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.0  (16.2%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD __________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.0  (13.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ________________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.0  (14.7%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH _____________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.0  (10.3%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK _____________________________ :
   
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 (26.5%).

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 68 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.5%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  18.0  (26.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  10.4  (15.3%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.3  (16.6%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD __________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  9.4  (13.9%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.6  (15.5%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________________ :
Nathan Giede (Conservative)  7.9  (11.6%) 
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ___________________________ :
None of these  0.4  (0.6%) 
L ______________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Nathan Giede (Conservative) Defeated
IIIIIIII JJJJJJ 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 (26.5%).

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 68 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    
------------------------------------------------ 26.5%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  18.0  (26.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB _ :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  13.7  (20.2%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ____________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  11.3  (16.6%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ___________________ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  11.7  (17.2%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _________________ :
Karen McDowell (Green)  10.6  (15.5%) 
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH ____________________ :
None of these  2.7  (4.0%) 
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 (26.5%).

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 68 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    
----------------------------------------------- 26.5%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  18.0  (26.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  14.0  (20.6%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII __________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  18.4  (27.1%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD :D
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  12.7  (18.7%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ _____________ :
None of these  4.9  (7.1%) 
LLLLLLLLLLLLL __________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP) Elected
J L

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 (26.5%).

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 68 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    
------------------------------------------------ 26.5%
Mike Morris (Liberal)  18.0  (26.5%) 
BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB :
Dan Brooks (Conservative)  14.1  (20.7%) 
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII ___________ :
Sussanne Skidmore Hewlett (NDP)  18.0  (26.5%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _ :
Terry Rysz (Conservative)  12.8  (18.8%) 
JJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJJ ______________ :
None of these  5.1  (7.6%) 
LLLLLLLLLLLLL ___________________________________
   
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 (26.5%).

Dan Brooks (Conservative) has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 73.6% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 47.1% 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: North Central BC Legislative Assembly - 2013 General Election - Updated April 20, 2013
3 candidates will be elected with 68 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 59.8% 
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2nd 13.1% 
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3rd 14.9% 
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4th 4.5% 
XXXX
5th 4.5% 
XXXX
6th 0.3% 
7th 2.5% 
XX
8th 0.3%