Plurality Voting

#voting_systems

Plurality voting is a voting system with the highest number of votes wins, and voters may only vote for a single candidate.

When voting for a single candidate, this is also known as first-past-the-post.

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Here, even though most voters agree with policies in the upper-right quadrant, blue wins because those voters are split.

Referenced By

Instant Runoff Voting