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For example, in St-Front-de-Pradoux in 2014, these were the second round results (source):

This was an unusual election in that Crouzille and Olivier each got 277 votes. French law requires that ties be broken by age. Crouzille's team had a higher average age and so won the tie-breaker.

Reading the Wikipedia page, I understand for towns with <1,500 pop. (such as this town), there are 15 Municipal Council seats.

Now my question: **What is the formula/method used for divvying up the seats?** Why did the 1st place (with 38.15% of the vote) get 11+2 (municipal/community council) seats, the 2nd-place (also exactly 38.15% of the vote) get 3+1, the 3rd-place (11.98%) got 1+0, and 4th-place (11.70%) got 0+0?

Ah I see. But I still don't understand why for example the 4th-place Crabanac (with 11.70% of the vote) gets 0. – Kenny LJ – 2017-07-06T10:35:01.160

2Because he does not get to. If you put in in terms of votes/seat, you get 92,3 votes/seat for the two most voted lists, and 87 votes/seat for the third. The last one has 85 votes, giving him a seat would mean taking it away from a list with a better proportion of votes. – SJuan76 – 2017-07-06T10:47:54.243