Jeopardy! Round Daily Double statistics for Season 20

Out of 230 Jeopardy! Rounds analyzed:

Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #16.8, on average (standard deviation: 8.49).

Number of times each player found the J! Round DD:
Left podium: 101; middle podium: 65; right podium: 61.

Average scores for each player when J! Round DD found:
Left podium: $3,077 (standard deviation: $2,697); middle podium: $1,733 (standard deviation: $1,749); right podium: $1,550 (standard deviation: $1,715).

In the Jeopardy! Round, players on average risked 61% of their score on the Daily Double (standard deviation: 33%).

Jeopardy! Round Daily Double location breakdown

Row# cor./# rev.% cor.% rev.Avg. wag.Std. dev.Min. wag.Max. wag.Avg. gain/lossTDDsFearfuls
10/00%0%0/00/0
29/1275%5%$1,508$1,232$400$4,400$5251/20/0
350/6577%29%$1,195$535$400$3,200$6454/51/3
447/8059%35%$1,378$848$100$4,600$32316/227/10
548/7069%31%$1,436$951$200$5,000$63610/138/15
All154/22768%99%$1,350$833$100$5,000$52231/4216/28

On average, the J! Round DD was located 3.92 clues down from the top of the board (standard deviation: 0.9).

Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double statistics for Season 20

Out of 230 Double Jeopardy! Rounds analyzed:

First Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #11.97, on average (standard deviation: 6.84).

Number of times each player found the first DJ! Round DD:
Left podium: 97; middle podium: 47; right podium: 79.

Average DJ! Round first DD wager: $2,362 (standard deviation: $1,472); wager range: $78 to $10,000; average gain/loss: $793

Average scores for each player when first DJ! Round DD found:
Left podium: $9,406 (standard deviation: $5,689); middle podium: $5,427 (standard deviation: $3,856); right podium: $5,614 (standard deviation: $4,067).

Second Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #22.38, on average (standard deviation: 6.23).

Number of times each player found the second DJ! Round DD:
Left podium: 92; middle podium: 57; right podium: 74.

Average DJ! Round second DD wager: $2,642 (standard deviation: $1,818); wager range: $100 to $11,200; average gain/loss: $944

Average scores for each player when second DJ! Round DD found:
Left podium: $12,844 (standard deviation: $7,544); middle podium: $7,439 (standard deviation: $5,180); right podium: $7,654 (standard deviation: $5,014).

In the Double Jeopardy! Round, players on average risked 32% of their score on the first Daily Double (standard deviation: 25%) and 31% of their score on the second Daily Double (standard deviation: 28%). Among all Daily Doubles, the average wager as a percentage of the player's score was 42% (standard deviation: 32%).

Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double location breakdown

Row# cor./# rev.% cor.% rev.Avg. wag.Std. dev.Min. wag.Max. wag.Avg. gain/lossTDDsFearfuls
10/00%0%0/00/0
227/3773%8%$2,919$2,039$400$7,200$1,4161/11/1
378/12861%28%$2,402$1,655$100$11,200$8034/610/29
4113/17565%39%$2,467$1,615$78$10,000$9074/718/50
572/11364%25%$2,472$1,588$100$10,000$7000/415/34
All290/45364%98%$2,502$1,658$78$11,200$8689/1844/114

On average, the DJ! Round DDs were located 3.81 clues down from the top of the board (standard deviation: 0.91).

Highest Daily Double wagers of Season 20

WagerTDDPlayer nameGameDDClue #CategoryScoreLeadResponse
1.$11,200YMichael Cudahy#4575, aired 2004-06-25DJ!225COINED WORDS & PHRASES$11,200-$13,400R
2.$10,000Jerry Harvey#4556, aired 2004-05-31DJ!227GYMNASTICS$10,600-$7,000R
$10,000Ken Jennings#4595, aired 2004-07-23DJ!14OSCARS OF THE '70s$16,400$14,000R
4.$8,700Patrick Macaraeg#4491, aired 2004-03-01DJ!226ADD A LETTER$8,800-$10,200R
5.$8,500Paula Filson#4562, aired 2004-06-08DJ!2284-LETTER WORDS$9,000-$19,800R
6.$7,200Ken Jennings#4583, aired 2004-07-07DJ!113THE VICTORIANS$19,800$13,400R
$7,200Ken Jennings#4592, aired 2004-07-20DJ!222____ ON...$27,800$21,400R
8.$7,000Sean Ryan#4394, aired 2003-10-16DJ!117BOOK TITLES$17,800$12,000W
$7,000Jenny Taylor#4516, aired 2004-04-05DJ!222CHARACTERS IN PLAYS$8,000-$10,000W
10.$6,800Ken Jennings#4591, aired 2004-07-19DJ!124MAPS$23,200$13,200R
11.$6,600YLiese Tamburrino#4593, aired 2004-07-21DJ!230WALKING THE DOG$6,600-$20,200W
12.$6,400Ken Jennings#4585, aired 2004-07-09DJ!227KENNEDY FAMILY MEMBERS$28,600$23,200R
$6,400Ken Jennings#4589, aired 2004-07-15DJ!224"S" TOUGH$23,600$13,000R
14.$6,300Ken Jennings#4584, aired 2004-07-08DJ!115SHAKESPEARE, THE SITCOM$18,700$12,700R
15.$6,200Ken Jennings#4590, aired 2004-07-16DJ!229WANDS, CUPS, SWORDS, PENTACLES$33,800$30,600R
$6,200Ken Jennings#4595, aired 2004-07-23DJ!27DEAR JUNTA$28,800$26,400R
17.$6,000Bobby Greenfeld#4423, aired 2003-11-26DJ!230SIGNS & SYMBOLS$9,800-$5,800R
$6,000YBrad Ritter#4443, aired 2003-12-24DJ!123FURNITURE$6,000-$6,000W
$6,000YMicah Morken#4447, aired 2003-12-30DJ!14RELIGIOUS WORKS$6,000-$4,200R
$6,000Kim McShane#4473, aired 2004-02-04DJ!227IOWA$6,600-$13,600W

Season 20 games in which the Jeopardy! Round Daily Double was not uncovered

#4377, aired 2003-09-23 Miri Baker vs. Courtney Biscan vs. Max Siegel 2003 Back to School Week game 2.
#4545, aired 2004-05-14 Tim Russert vs. Christie Whitman vs. Tavis Smiley 2004 Power Players Week game 5. From Washington, D.C. Senator...
#4542, aired 2004-05-11 Anderson Cooper vs. Maria Bartiromo vs. Kweisi Mfume 2004 Power Players Week game 2. From Washington, D.C.

Season 20 games in which one Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double was not uncovered

#4402, aired 2003-10-28 John Lindquist vs. Sara Uehlein vs. Gary Conley
#4370, aired 2003-09-12 Aimee deLaricheliere vs. Bernie McGorrey vs. Jill Kaiser
#4520, aired 2004-04-09 Scott Renzoni vs. Deborah White vs. Michael Memberg Scott Renzoni game 2.
#4399, aired 2003-10-23 Russ Schumacher vs. Mike Garabedian vs. Elana Rosen Russ Schumacher game 5.
#4544, aired 2004-05-13 Al Franken vs. Gretchen Carlson vs. Keith Olbermann 2004 Power Players Week game 4. From Washington, D.C.
#4542, aired 2004-05-11 Anderson Cooper vs. Maria Bartiromo vs. Kweisi Mfume 2004 Power Players Week game 2. From Washington, D.C.
#4541, aired 2004-05-10 Bob Woodward vs. Peggy Noonan vs. Tucker Carlson 2004 Power Players Week game 1. From Washington, D.C.
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