Eugene Library Yes Vote Indexed

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The purpose of an index is to provide a standard to compare relative performance. As a rule of thumb, an index above 125 is high or an index below 80 is low. By that standard wards 1 and 3 were significantly above average and ward 6 was significantly below average.

Source of data: Lane County Elections.

Geographic Orientation:
South Eugene = Wards 1, 2, and 3.
North Eugene = Wards 4 and 5.
West Eugene = Wards 6, 7, and 8.
For a map of council districts: http://eugene-or.gov/index.aspx?NID=2636

Methodology: Index = 100*(Ward %)/(Citywide %)

Note that the citywide index is always = 100.

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