Rob Y has compiled the ballot tallies and gives us this explanation:

The ballots were tabulated using the preferential balloting process as well as the surplus rule as described by Steve Pond at the Wrap. I have detailed the preferential balloting and the surplus rule as it applies to Original Screenplay here.

So here are the results. First round percentages are indicated after each title; the first round percentages are a point of reference and not what ultimately yields the top 5 nominees.

Best Picture

  • Avatar – 20.36%
  • Inglorious Basterds – 16.87%
  • The Hurt Locker – 14.93%
  • Up in the Air – 10.61%
  • Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire – 3.80%
  • Up – 4.83%
  • (500) Days of Summer – 3.49%
  • An Education – 2.11%
  • District 9 – 1.64%
  • A Serious Man – 2.72%

Runners Up

  • Where the Wild Things Are – 2.37%
  • Star Trek – 0.95%
  • A Single Man – 1.64%
  • The White Ribbon – 1.94%
  • Nine – 1.29%

(2318 Votes)
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Best Director

  • The Hurt Locker – 34.94%
  • Avatar – 20.94%
  • Inglorious Basterds – 15.52%
  • Up in the Air – 4.19%
  • Where the Wild Things Are – 3.31%

Runners Up

  • District 9 – 1.98%
  • Precious – 2.07%
  • A Serious Man – 1.47%
  • The White Ribbon – 2.16%
  • Bright Star – 1.75%

(2172 Votes)
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Best Actor

  • Colin Firth – A Single Man – 19.75%
  • George Clooney – Up – 16.99%
  • Jeff Bridges – Crazy Heart – 16.21%
  • Jeremy Renner – The Hurt Locker – 13.06%
  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt – (500) Days of Summer – 3.61%

Runners Up

  • Sam Rockwell – Moon – 4.27%
  • Sharlto Copely – District 9 – 3.61%
  • Viggo Mortensen – The Road – 3.02%
  • Michael Stuhlbarg – A Serious Man – 1.84%
  • Morgan Freeman – Invictus – 2.10%

(1524 Votes)
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Best Actress

  • Meryl Streep – Julie & Julia – 29.12%
  • Carey Mulligan – An Education – 21.12%
  • Gabourey Sidibe – Precious – 9.439%
  • Sandra Bullock – The Blind Side – 5.17%
  • Tilda Swinton – Julia – 5.78%

Runners Up

  • Abbie Cornish – Bright Star – 3.79%
  • Zoe Saldana – Avatar – 4.39%
  • Melanie Laurent – Inglorious Basterds – 3.37%
  • Catalina Saavedra – The Maid – 5.42%
  • Charlotte Gainsbourg – Antichrist – 2.95%

(1662 Votes)
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Best Supporting Actor

  • Christoph Waltz – Inglorious Basterds – 65.48%
  • Woody Harrelson – The Messenger – 3.96%
  • Stanley Tucci – The Lovely Bones – 5.32%
  • Anthony Mackie – The Hurt Locker – 2.80%
  • Alfred Molina – An Education – 2.32%

Runners Up

  • Matt Damon – Invictus – 1.91%
  • Christian McKay – Me and Orson Welles – 2.25%
  • Peter Capaldi – In the Loop – 2.39%
  • Stanley Tucci – Julie & Julia – 2.39%
  • Christopher Plummer – The Last Station – 0.75%

(1466 Votes)
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Best Supporting Actress

  • Mo’Nique – Precious – 45.42%
  • Anna Kendrick – Up in the Air – 10.24%
  • Melanie Laurent – Inglorious Basterds – 9.97%
  • Julieanne Moore – A Single Man – 7.95%
  • Vera Farmiga – Up in the Air – 4.58%

Runners Up

  • Marion Cotillard – Nine – 4.11%
  • Diane Kruger – Inglorious Basterds – 3.30%
  • Penelope Cruz – Nine – 2.16%
  • Samantha Morton – The Messenger – 2.22%
  • Marion Cotillard – Public Enemies – 0.81%

(1484 Votes)
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Best Original Screenplay

  • Inglorious Basterds – 31.69%
  • (500) Days of Summer – 19.24%
  • The Hurt Locker – 14.03%
  • Up – 9.42%
  • A Serious Man – 8.30%

Runners Up

  • Avatar – 4.81%
  • The White Ribbon – 2.44%
  • Bright Star – 1.78%
  • The Messenger – 0.86%
  • The Hangover – 0.59%

(1518 Votes)
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Best Adapted Screenplay

  • Up in the Air – 35.16%
  • District 9 – 9.30%
  • An Education – 9.63%
  • Precious – 11.02%
  • Where the Wild Things Are – 8.58%

Runners Up

  • In the Loop – 5.41%
  • Fantastic Mr. Fox – 4.55%
  • A Single Man – 4.02%
  • Julie & Julia – 2.57%
  • Bright Star – 1.52%

(1516 Votes)
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Best Editing

  • Avatar – 28.60%
  • The Hurt Locker – 27.43%
  • Inglorious Basterds – 14.40%
  • District 9 – 5.69%
  • Up in the Air – 3.43%

Runners Up

  • (500) Days of Summer – 4.80%
  • Star Trek – 1.99%
  • Nine – 1.71%
  • A Serious Man – 1.23%
  • Where the Wild Things Are – 1.03%

(1458 Votes)
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Best Cinematography

  • Avatar – 22.00%
  • Inglorious Basterds – 14.64%
  • The Hurt Locker – 12.01%
  • Where the Wild Things Are – 7.35%
  • Nine – 6.95%

Runners Up

  • The White Ribbon – 6.68%
  • Bright Star – 6.41%
  • A Single Man – 4.25%
  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince – 2.83%
  • Antichrist – 2.56%

(1482 Votes)
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Final Tally:

7 Votes:
Inglorious Basterds
The Hurt Locker
Up in the Air

4 Votes:
An Education
Avatar
Precious

3 Votes:
(500) Days of Summer
District 9
Where the Wild Things Are

2 Votes:
A Serious Man
A Single Man
Up

1 Vote:
Crazy Heart
Julia
Julie & Julia
Nine
The Blind Side
The Lovely Bones
The Messenger

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