- If a candidate wins 75.5% or more of the
primary vote, the second place finisher is not listed.
- U means that this candidate ran
in the primary unopposed (that is, with no other candidates appearing
on the ballot but him/her). Please note that write-ins do NOT count
as such "other candidates on the ballot" but the appearance of
"Uncommitted" (or equivalent, such as "None of the Above") on a
- L indicates a landslide majority [60.5 to
75.4% of the primary vote] for the winner.
- D indicates a decisive majority [52.5 to 60.4%
of the primary vote] for the winner.
- N indicates a narrow majority [50.0(+1 vote)
to 52.4% of the primary vote] for the winner.
- Where a winning (or, in a runoff State, leading)
candidate has failed to gain at least a majority of the
primary vote, the winner(leader) of the primary and the candidate who
came in second are both listed with their respective percentages of
the primary vote rounded up or down to the nearest whole integer.
- C indicates the Party's nominee was chosen by a Party-run process other than the Primary (State Convention, Party Central Committee or equivalent).
- P indicates Primary cancelled / nomination by
default because nominee was the only candidate to have filed for this
Party's Primary for this office. P also applies to
nominees-to-be by apparent Party consensus (i.e. no opposition at an
- R indicates any Runoff which has been scheduled for this date.