A head to head comparison of the 2022 California Primary gives us an idea of the break down of the voters.
Alex Padilla received 64.9% (3.68M votes) beating both Mark Meuser who had 17.79% (1.01M votes) and Cordie Williams who had 8.23% (466732 votes) in the overall count of votes in California if the election were among these 3 candidates.
Alex Padilla wins 54 counties out of the counties in the state of California to support his claims of his movement in the country. Mark Meuser won 4 counties and Joe Biden won just 2 counties in the state of California.
These 10 counties play an important role in these primary elections. If a candidate, can get a sizable majority, it becomes very difficult to win majorities in the smaller counties with out voter out reach and increased voter participation in them.
Cordie Williams vs Mark Meuser
Cordie Williams vs Alex Padilla
Alex Padilla vs Mark Meuser
In a head to head match up on just the total number of votes, Mark Meuser (68.4%) beats Cordie Williams (31.6%). Alex Padilla (88.7%) beats Cordie Williams (11.3%) and Alex Padilla (78.5%) beats Mark Meuser (21.5%).
Alex Padilla simply won the majority of the top 10 counties. Mark Meuser and Cordie Williams could not achieve a victory since Alex Padilla captures so many voters across most counties.