OpaVote Demonstration Poll

This is a demonstration poll to show some of the features of OpaVote. There are five contests in this demonstration:

  1. Eat Dessert First? A traditional ballot where voters can only select one choice.

  2. Favorite Ice Cream Flavor (IRV). Uses instant runoff voting with a ranked simple ballot.

  3. Ordering Pizza (STV). Uses the single transferable vote to elect two candidates with a ranked enhanced ballot.

  4. Favorite Ice Cream Flavor (Condorcet). Uses another type of ranked voting called Condorcet voting.

  5. Favorite Ice Cream Flavor (Approval). Uses approval voting where voters can approve of any number of candidates.

Eat Dessert First?

This is the first contest in this poll. Here, we are selecting one candidate using plurality voting. In this example, the voter is required to select a candidate, but you can also allow voters to cast empty votes.

Pizza Ice Cream

 

Instructions: Click to select or unselect a choice. You must select exactly 1 choice.

Favorite Ice Cream Flavor (IRV)

This is the second contest in this poll, and it shows an example of the ranked simple ballot. Here, we are electing one candidate using instant runoff voting.

Instructions: Drag the choices to arrange them in order of preference with your most preferred at the top and your least preferred at the bottom.

Ordering Pizza (STV)

This is the third contest in this poll, and it shows an example of the ranked enhanced ballot. Here, we are electing two candidates using the single transferable vote.

Instructions: Use the buttons to add choices to the ballot, and then drag to arrange them in order of preference with your most preferred at the top and your least preferred at the bottom.

Favorite Ice Cream Flavor (Condorcet)

This is the fourth contest in this poll, and it is a repeat of the favorite ice cream flavor except that the winner is chosen using Condorcet voting.

Instructions: Drag the choices to arrange them in order of preference with your most preferred at the top and your least preferred at the bottom.

Favorite Ice Cream Flavor (Approval)

This is the fifth contest in this poll, and it is a repeat of the favorite ice cream flavor except that the winner is chosen using approval voting.

Instructions: Click to select or unselect a choice.

Instructions: Double check your ballot. Then click the "Vote!" button to cast your vote.

Preliminary results are available here (updated every 5 minutes).