Election Data from the German Pirate Party (Piratenpartei)

All of these elections used Approval Voting. Nearly all of them were single-winner elections.

Federal Party Elections 2011.1

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National Chairman

Ballots cast: 609 Invalid ballots: 2 Invalid ballot ratio: 0.33% Valid votes: 607 Candidate 1 (Matthias Pfuetzner): 56 – Rank: 6 (9.2%) Candidate 2 (Sebastian Nerz): 368 – rank: 1 (60.6%) Candidate 3 (Stefan Schimanowski): 63 – Rank: 5 (10.4%) 4 candidate (novel Schmitt): 73 – rank: 4 (12.0%) 5 candidate (Christopher Lauer): 239 – rank: 2 (39.4%) 6 candidate (Daniel Flaxen Hair): 195 – rank: 3 (32.1%) Candidate 7 (Dietmar Moewes): 22 – Rank: 8 (3.6%) Candidate 8 (Marcel Schmenk): 36 – Rank: 7 (5.9%) Sebastian Nerz is chosen and accepts the election. Approvals per valid ballot: 1.73

Deputy Federal Chairman

Ballots cast: 524 Invalid ballots: 0 Invalid ballot ratio: 0.00% Candidate 1 (novel Schmitt): 104 (19.85%) – rank: 3 Candidate 2 (Daniel Flaxen Hair): 269 (51.34%) – Rank: 2 Candidate 3 (Matthias Pfuetzner): 66 (12.60%) – rank: 6 Candidate 4 (Bernd Schloemer): 324 (61.83%) – Rank: 1 Candidate 5 (Olaf Wegner): 80 (15.27%) – rank: 4 Candidate 6 (Roland Baldenhofer): 75 (14.31%) – rank: 5 Bernd Schloemer is elected and accepts the election. Approvals per valid ballot: 1.75

General Secretary

Ballots cast: 512 Invalid ballots: 2 Invalid ballot ratio: 0.39% Candidate 1 (Wilm shoemaker): 437 votes (85.69%) Candidate 2 (Gerwald Claus): 144 votes (28.24%) Wilm shoemaker is elected and accepts the election. Approvals per valid ballot: 1.14

Political Director

Ballots cast: 522 Invalid ballots: 1 Invalid ballot ratio: 0.19% Candidate 1 (Daniel Flaxen Hair): 224 votes (42.99%) – rank: 3 Candidate 2 (Mirco da Silva): 47 votes (9.02%) – rank: 6 Candidate 3 (Jürgen Stemke): 26 votes (4.99%) – rank: 7 (—– Candidate 4 (withdrew)): 12 votes (2.30%) – rank: 8 Candidate 5 (Nicolai Fleckenstein): 87 votes (16.70%) – rank: 4 Candidate 6 (Carsten Eckart): 258 votes (49.52%) – Rank: 2 Candidate 7 (Matthias Pfuetzner): 72 votes (13.82%) – rank: 5 Candidate 8 (Marina Weis Band): 351 votes (67.37%) – Rank: 1 Marina Weis band is selected and accepts the election after the party has been promised on demand to support them in their work. Approvals per valid ballot: 2.07

Ballot assessor 1

Ballots cast: 498 Invalid ballots: 2 Invalid ballot ratio: 0.40% Candidate 1 (Marcel Schmenk): 27 (5.44%) – rank: 11 Candidate 2 (Mark Barenhoff): 203 (40.93%) – rank: 3 Candidate 3 (Mirco Da Silva (Korbinian)): 53 (10.69%) – rank: 10 Candidate 4 (Gefion Thürmer): 234 (47.18%) – Rank: 2 Candidate 5 (Knut Bänsch): 86 (17.34%) – rank: 8 6 candidate (novel Schmitt): 140 (28.23%) – rank: 5 Candidate (—– 7 (withdrawn)): 6 (1.21%) – rank: 13 Candidate 8 (Benjamin Siggel): 152 (30.65%) – rank: 4 Candidate 9 (Matthias Schrade): 291 (58.67%) – Rank: 1 Candidate 10 (Gerwald Claus): 139 (28.02%) – rank: 6 Candidate (—– 11 (withdrawn)): 9 (1.81%) – rank: 12 Candidate 12 (Olaf Wegner): 110 (22.18%) – rank: 7 Candidate 13 (Roland Baldenhofer): 73 (14.72%) – rank: 9 Matthias Schrade is elected and accepts the election. Approvals per valid ballot: 3.07

State convention in Bavaria 2011.1

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Election of the Chairman

Number of ballots: 108 to 107 accredited pirate [we're not sure what this means; this was translated from German]
Number of valid ballots: 107 Invalid ballot ratio: 9.93%
There are more votes cast are accredited as pirates. Since the result is pretty clear, is to dispense with a new election.
Votes for Simon: 23
Votes for Stefan: 88
Stefan is thus chosen. Stefan takes the election. Thus Stefan’s new state chairman. Approvals per valid ballot: 1.04

Announcement of the result of election of Vice Chairman

Number of Votes ballots: 100
Number of valid ballots: 99
Votes for Martin: 79

Votes for Simon: 35
This is Martin elected. Martin takes the election. Approvals per valid ballot: 1.15

Announcement of the result of political choice to CEO

Number of ballots: 94
Number of valid ballots: 92

Invalid ballot ratio: 2.13%
Votes for Leo: 27 Votes for Anita: 31 Votes for Aleks: 77
ALEKS is thus chosen. Aleks accepts the election. ALEKS is so new political director. Approvals per valid ballot: 1.47

Announcement of the result to the choice of assessors

[apparently a two-winner election in which winners must get majority approval]

Number of ballots: 101
Number of valid ballots: 101

Invalid ballot ratio: 0.00% Heath: elected 67 votes, it is so. Heath takes the election.
Anita: 43 votes Florens: 39 Leo: 41
Mark: 45 The others do not have enough votes. There is a second ballot. Approvals per valid ballot: 2.33

Result of the second Ballot for the assessor

Number of ballots: 93
Number of valid ballots: 93

Invalid ballot ratio: 0.00% Anita: 44
Florens: 34
Leo: 41
Mark: 50
Mark has the most votes Approvals per valid ballot: 1.82

Third National Congress elections in Bavaria 2009.8.29

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Election of chairman

Number of valid ballots: 195 Invalid ballot ratio: 0.00%

Klaus Mueller: 128 votes

Roland Jungnickel: 97 votes Klaus Mueller was elected and accepted.
Approvals per valid ballot: 1.15

Managing political director

We couldn’t make sense of the Google translation below, but it was clear that there were 272 approvals from 177 votes, meaning 1.54 approvals per ballot.  

Choice for managing political Stood as a candidate for political Wandersleb CEO Leo, Ralph Dog Erlach, Michael and Boris Schönitzer Turovskiy available. In total 177 votes ballots accounted for Leo Wandersleb 87 votes, on Ralph dog Erlach 53 votes to 96 votes and Michael Schönitzer to Boris Turovskiy 36 votes. Schönitzer Michael, a student from Munich, was thus to policy operations elected managing director. He accepted the election

Replacement judge

Number of ballots: 75 Peter Rauland: 39 votes Christoph Klingl: 48 votes Christopher Klingl was elected to replace Judge. He accepted the election Approvals per ballot: 1.16

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