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ranked.vote // San Francisco Mayor

The San Francisco Consolidated Municipal Election was held on November 3, 2015. Ed Lee was the winner out of 6 candidatesafter 3 elimination rounds.

Ed Lee was also the Condorcet winner.

Ed LeeFrancisco HerreraAmy Farah WeissEliminated in round 3Stuart SchuffmanEliminated in round 2Kent GrahamEliminated in round 1Reed MartinEliminated in round 1Write-In - Michael PetrelisEliminated in round 1Write-In - Robert L. Jordan, Jr.Eliminated in round 1Write-In - Karla Gottschalk (a.k.a Belle Starr)Eliminated in round 1Write-In - Daniel C KapplerEliminated in round 1Write-In - John E. FitchEliminated in round 1

Runoff Rounds

This Sankey diagram shows the votes of each remaining candidate at each round, as well as the breakdown of votes transferred when each candidate was eliminated.

Note that the tabulation (but not the winner) may differ from the official count. You can read more about why this is.

Round 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Ed LeeFrancisco HerreraAmy Farah WeissStuart SchuffmanKent GrahamReed MartinWrite-In - Michael PetrelisWrite-In - Robert L. Jordan, Jr.Write-In - Karla Gottschalk (a.k.a Belle Starr)Write-In - Daniel C KapplerWrite-In - John E. FitchExhaustedEd LeeFrancisco HerreraExhausted

Pairwise Preferences

For every pair of candidates, this table shows the fraction of voters who preferred one to the other. A preference means that either a voter ranks a candidate ahead of the other, or ranks one candidate but does not list the other. Ballots which rank neither candidate are not counted towards the percent counts.

Less-preferred Candidate
Preferred Candidate
Ed Lee
Francisco Herrera
Amy Farah Weiss
Stuart Schuffman
Kent Graham
Reed Martin
Write-In - Michael Petrelis
Write-In - Robert L. Jordan, Jr.
Write-In - Karla Gottschalk (a.k.a Belle Starr)
Write-In - Daniel C Kappler
Write-In - John E. Fitch
Ed Lee 67.3% 66.5% 71% 85.4% 88.2% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Francisco Herrera 32.7% 49.2% 60.3% 72.6% 80.6% 99.9% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Amy Farah Weiss 33.5% 50.8% 61.1% 76% 81.5% 99.9% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Stuart Schuffman 29% 39.7% 38.9% 65.9% 74.3% 99.9% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Kent Graham 14.6% 27.4% 24% 34.1% 59.1% 99.8% 100% 100% 99.9% 100%
Reed Martin 11.8% 19.4% 18.5% 25.7% 40.9% 99.8% 100% 100% 99.9% 100%
Write-In - Michael Petrelis 0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.2% 0.2% 84.7% 86.2% 74.6% 86.2%
Write-In - Robert L. Jordan, Jr. 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 15.3% 50% 36% 50%
Write-In - Karla Gottschalk (a.k.a Belle Starr) 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 13.8% 50% 36% 56.3%
Write-In - Daniel C Kappler 0% 0% 0% 0% 0.1% 0.1% 25.4% 64% 64% 66.7%
Write-In - John E. Fitch 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 13.8% 50% 43.8% 33.3%

First Alternate

For every pair of candidates, this table shows the fraction of voters who ranked one candidate first ranked the other candidate second.

Second Choice
First Choice
Ed Lee
Francisco Herrera
Amy Farah Weiss
Stuart Schuffman
Kent Graham
Reed Martin
Write-In - Michael Petrelis
Write-In - Robert L. Jordan, Jr.
Write-In - Karla Gottschalk (a.k.a Belle Starr)
Write-In - Daniel C Kappler
Write-In - John E. Fitch
Exhausted
Ed Lee 8.6% 10.5% 4.4% 5.6% 3.1% 0% 0% 0% 67.8%
Francisco Herrera 7.2% 36.9% 26.3% 5.2% 6.7% 17.7%
Amy Farah Weiss 8.1% 37% 23.7% 9.9% 6.5% 0% 0% 14.7%
Stuart Schuffman 7% 28.3% 35.1% 6.5% 5.5% 0% 0% 17.6%
Kent Graham 12.7% 12.5% 20.1% 15.2% 10.1% 0% 29.3%
Reed Martin 12.3% 14.2% 27.8% 13.5% 13.8% 0% 18.3%
Write-In - Michael Petrelis 5.4% 18.9% 18.9% 18.9% 5.4% 32.4%
Write-In - Robert L. Jordan, Jr. 14.3% 14.3% 14.3% 14.3% 42.9%
Write-In - Karla Gottschalk (a.k.a Belle Starr) 33.3% 16.7% 16.7% 16.7% 16.7%
Write-In - Daniel C Kappler 33.3% 16.7% 50%
Write-In - John E. Fitch 20% 20% 60%

Final Vote by First Choice

This table tracks which candidate ballots were ultimately allocated to, among ballots that ranked an eliminated candidate first.

Final Round Choice
First Round Choice
Ed Lee
Francisco Herrera
Exhausted
Amy Farah Weiss 12.1% 56.3% 31.5%
Stuart Schuffman 10.5% 53.6% 35.9%
Kent Graham 20% 23.4% 56.6%
Reed Martin 19.4% 26.3% 54.3%
Write-In - Michael Petrelis 13.5% 32.4% 54.1%
Write-In - Robert L. Jordan, Jr. 14.3% 14.3% 71.4%
Write-In - Karla Gottschalk (a.k.a Belle Starr) 50% 50%
Write-In - Daniel C Kappler 50% 50%
Write-In - John E. Fitch 20% 80%

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