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Steve Jobs and Bill Gates are the winners after counting 8906 ballots using Scottish STV.
Counting ballots using Scottish STV. There are 5 candidates competing for 2 seats. The number of ballots is 8906 and there were 7644 valid ballots and 1262 empty ballots.
The bar charts below show the vote counts for each candidate in each round. Place the mouse over a bar to see the number of votes.
A candidate's votes in a round is the sum of the yellow and green bars. Since the green and red bars represent votes being transferred, the sum of the green and red bars is the same.
The exhausted bar represents votes where the voter did not indicate a next preference and thus there were no candidates to transfer the vote to.
Count of first choices. No candidates have surplus votes so candidates will be eliminated and their votes transferred for the next round.
Count after eliminating Richard Branson and transferring votes. No candidates have surplus votes so candidates will be eliminated and their votes transferred for the next round.
Count after eliminating Warren Buffet and transferring votes. Candidates Steve Jobs and Bill Gates have reached the threshold and are elected.
Winners are Steve Jobs and Bill Gates.
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