2017 Minneapolis Council Ward 6 election results

Official Winner: Abdi Warsame. See the results, ranked-choice vote tabulation, and recount results of the 2017 City Council Ward 6 race.

November 7, 2017

Municipal Election

This was a ranked-choice voting (RCV) race. Voters were asked to rank up to 3 different candidates. After one round of tabulation, Abdi Warsame was elected.

Council Member Ward 6
CandidateFinal round votesPercentage
Abdi Warsame 3,629 50.17%
Mohamud Noor 3,390 46.86%
Fadumo Yusuf 183 2.53%
Tiffini Forslund 6 0.08%
Undeclared Write-ins 26 0.36%


Ballots cast summary
Total votes cast 7,234 Total votes counted in the first round. Does not include undervotes, overvotes, defective, or spoiled ballots.
Tabulation threshold 3,618

The number of votes sufficient for a candidate to be elected. Half of votes cast for office + 1, disregarding fractions.

Undervotes 163

Ballots where the voter did not rank any candidates for the office.

See the ranked-choice voting tabulation below for more details.

Vote totals by round

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