Jeopardy! Round Daily Double statistics for Season 36

Out of 153 Jeopardy! Rounds analyzed:

Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #14.35, on average (standard deviation: 8.05).

Number of times each player found the J! Round DD:
Left podium: 59; middle podium: 45; right podium: 49.

Average scores for each player when J! Round DD found:
Left podium: $2,205 (standard deviation: $2,123); middle podium: $1,661 (standard deviation: $1,612); right podium: $1,871 (standard deviation: $1,899).

In the Jeopardy! Round, players on average risked 75% of their score on the Daily Double (standard deviation: 29%).

Jeopardy! Round Daily Double location breakdown

Row# cor./# rev.% cor.% rev.Avg. wag.Std. dev.Min. wag.Max. wag.Avg. gain/lossTDDsFearfuls
11/1100%1%$2,000$0$2,000$2,000$2,0000/00/0
29/1656%10%$1,713$1,157$600$5,000$3132/40/0
328/4267%27%$1,836$1,003$400$5,400$75511/160/1
442/5675%37%$1,747$998$400$6,000$99318/243/4
522/3858%25%$1,658$725$500$3,000$2958/110/1
All102/15367%100%$1,747$947$400$6,000$69039/553/6

On average, the J! Round DD was located 3.75 clues down from the top of the board (standard deviation: 0.97).

Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double statistics for Season 36

Out of 153 Double Jeopardy! Rounds analyzed:

First Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #9.87, on average (standard deviation: 6.46).

Number of times each player found the first DJ! Round DD:
Left podium: 56; middle podium: 35; right podium: 57.

Average DJ! Round first DD wager: $3,402 (standard deviation: $1,734); wager range: $100 to $10,600; average gain/loss: $968

Average scores for each player when first DJ! Round DD found:
Left podium: $7,541 (standard deviation: $4,067); middle podium: $5,910 (standard deviation: $3,759); right podium: $6,242 (standard deviation: $4,313).

Second Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #19.32, on average (standard deviation: 6.48).

Number of times each player found the second DJ! Round DD:
Left podium: 64; middle podium: 40; right podium: 44.

Average DJ! Round second DD wager: $3,481 (standard deviation: $1,912); wager range: $5 to $9,812; average gain/loss: $969

Average scores for each player when second DJ! Round DD found:
Left podium: $10,871 (standard deviation: $6,065); middle podium: $7,901 (standard deviation: $5,192); right podium: $8,297 (standard deviation: $5,718).

In the Double Jeopardy! Round, players on average risked 52% of their score on the first Daily Double (standard deviation: 29%) and 41% of their score on the second Daily Double (standard deviation: 30%). Among all Daily Doubles, the average wager as a percentage of the player's score was 56% (standard deviation: 33%).

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
232/4768%16%$3,906$2,383$1,000$13,000$1,8893/70/0
353/8165%27%$3,278$2,054$5$10,600$1,2508/113/6
461/10658%35%$3,361$1,570$100$8,615$2995/95/11
540/6760%22%$3,505$1,774$1,000$9,800$1,0396/90/4
All186/30162%98%$3,441$1,823$5$10,600$96822/368/21

On average, the DJ! Round DDs were located 3.65 clues down from the top of the board (standard deviation: 1).

Highest Daily Double wagers for Season 36

WagerTDDPlayer nameGameDDClue #CategoryScoreLeadResponse
1.$13,000MacKenzie Jones#8161, aired 2020-02-17DJ!119ART SUBJECTS$13,800$2,600R
2.$10,600YJames Holzhauer#8094, aired 2019-11-14DJ!14BEASTLY NORTH AMERICAN GEOGRAPHY$10,600$5,800R
3.$9,812James Holzhauer#8094, aired 2019-11-14DJ!210LAWYERS, LAW & LEGALITY$24,800$18,800R
4.$9,800YTerry Heard Jr.#8160, aired 2020-02-14DJ!127TREES GROW ON MONEY$9,800$2,800R
5.$9,066James Holzhauer#8092, aired 2019-11-12DJ!26VISIONARIES$14,200$7,800R
6.$8,615James Holzhauer#8095, aired 2019-11-15DJ!214"R"CHITECTURE$19,200-$400W
7.$8,600YEmma Boettcher#8095, aired 2019-11-15DJ!19FEMALE FIRSTS$8,600-$7,400R
8.$8,000Jason Zuffranieri#8050, aired 2019-09-13DJ!216SAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE$28,800$26,400R
$8,000Geoff Duncan#8069, aired 2019-10-10DJ!2274-LETTER PLACES$15,200$7,600R
$8,000Francois Barcomb#8090, aired 2019-11-08DJ!220BODIES OF WATER$24,300$14,700R
$8,000Francois Barcomb#8093, aired 2019-11-13DJ!216TROPIC OF CAPRICORN$9,600-$5,800R
$8,000MacKenzie Jones#8163, aired 2020-02-19DJ!216MYTHICAL CREATURES$11,400-$8,800R
13.$7,700Sathvik Namburar#8098, aired 2019-11-20DJ!123I GOT RELIGION$8,600-$13,200R
$7,700Brooke MacKenzie#8159, aired 2020-02-13DJ!216TRIAL MIX$9,000-$6,600R
15.$7,600YJason Zuffranieri#8053, aired 2019-09-18DJ!16CLASSIC METAL BANDS$7,600$1,000R
16.$7,000Jason Zuffranieri#8051, aired 2019-09-16DJ!18WHICH PRESIDENT?$14,400$8,000R
$7,000Sam Leon#8163, aired 2020-02-19DJ!17A DISASTER AREA$10,400$3,800R
$7,000MacKenzie Jones#8166, aired 2020-02-24DJ!223ONLY THE GOOD CHARACTERS DIE YOUNG$8,000-$8,800R
19.$6,400YGabe Brison-Trezise#8060, aired 2019-09-27DJ!219SOME STERN WORDS$6,400-$11,200R
$6,400YGreg Bacon#8147, aired 2020-01-28DJ!229"A"NTONYM$6,400-$12,800R

Season 36 games in which one Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double was not uncovered

#8194, aired 2020-04-02 Hemant Mehta vs. Tiffany Eisenhauer vs. Felicity Flesher
#8193, aired 2020-04-01 Leanne Gonzalez-Singer vs. Hemant Mehta vs. Kami Narayan
#8181, aired 2020-03-16 Jessica Babbitt vs. Sarah Schmitt vs. Sid Katz
#8161, aired 2020-02-17 Terry Heard Jr. vs. Tom Ellison vs. MacKenzie Jones MacKenzie Jones game 1.
#8066, aired 2019-10-07 Kara Skinner vs. Ben Hamman vs. Jessica Garsed
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