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2009 Minneapolis Municipal Election Results: Council Member Ward 5
Ranked-choice Voting Tabulation Center Summary Statement
Total votes cast
for the office:
2170 Note: Total votes counted in the first round.
Does not include undervotes or partially defective, totally defective, or spoiled ballots.
Number to be elected: 1  
Threshold: 1086 Note: Half of total votes cast for office + 1, disregarding fractions.
Undervotes: 30 Note: Voter did not rank any candidates for the office.
Partially defective ballots: 0 Note: Unable to determine voter's intent with respect to the office being counted.
Totally defective ballots: 0 Note: Unable to determine voter's intent for any office on the ballot.
Spoiled ballots: 151 Note: Ballot spoiled by voter at polls.
 
Candidate Round 1 Round 2 Round 2 Final Round Percentage
Defeated: Chism, McKnight, Smithrud, Write-ins
First preference votes Vote Change
(+ Added,
- Subtracted)
Grand Total May not sum to 100% due to rounding
Chism 61 -61 0 0.00%
Johnson Lee 652 241 893 41.15%
McKnight 336 -336 0 0.00%
Samuels 1020 111 1131 52.12%
Smithrud 93 -93 0 0.00%
Write-in 8 -8 0 0.00%
Exhausted - 146 146 6.73%
TOTAL 2170   2170  

Last updated Sep. 27, 2011