Simple majority

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Simple majority may refer to:

  • Majority, a voting requirement of more than half of all ballots cast
  • Plurality (voting), a voting requirement of more ballots cast for a proposition than for any other option
  • First-past-the-post voting, shifts the winner of the election from an absolute majority outcome to a simple majority outcome.
  • Supermajority, a voting requirement of a specified level of support which is greater than the "one half" threshold used for majority.