Final Jeopardy! Round statistics for Season 14

DJ! FinisherAll gamesRegular play games
1st127/229(55.46%)100/186(53.76%)
2nd121/229(52.84%)97/186(52.15%)
3rd122/218(55.96%)100/175(57.14%)
All370/676(54.73%)297/547(54.30%)

Number of regular play games in which two challengers played Final: 173

Out of those 173 games, number of games in which the returning champion at the far left podium finished Double Jeopardy! with a zero or negative score: 1 (0.58%)

Out of those 173 games, number of games in which the challenger at the far right podium gave the correct response: 97 (56.07%)

Out of those 97 games, number of games in which the challenger at the middle podium also gave the correct response: 65 (67.01%)

Out of the 173 regular play games in which two challengers played Final, number of games in which the challenger at the middle podium gave the correct response: 96 (55.49%)

Out of those 96 games, number of games in which the challenger at the far right podium also gave the correct response: 65 (67.71%)

Out of the 172 regular play games in which all three players (two of them challengers) played Final, number of games in which all three players gave the correct response: 41 (23.84%)

Out of the 172 regular play games in which all three players (two of them challengers) played Final, number of correct Final responses given by challengers: 192 (55.81%)

Out of the 172 regular play games in which all three players (two of them challengers) played Final, number of games in which none of the three players gave the correct response: 27 (15.70%)

370 correct Final responses have been supplied out of 676 possible responses in the 229 archived games analyzed. This represents a 54.73% chance of supplying the correct Final response.

Out of the 132 regular play games in which the leader going into Final Jeopardy! did not have a lock and was not tied with another player, he or she wagered to cover the second-place player 116 times (87.88%).

Distribution of Final responses by score position out of the 218 games in which all three players played Final:

RRR = 54
WWW = 34
RWR = 29
WRW = 26
WWR = 21
RWW = 18
RRW = 18
WRR = 18

Distribution of Final responses by score position out of the 11 games in which two players played Final:

RR = 5
RW = 3
WW = 3

Distribution of Final responses by podium position out of the 218 games in which all three players played Final:

RRR = 54
WWW = 34
WRR = 30
WRW = 23
RWW = 23
RWR = 22
WWR = 19
RRW = 13

The average winner's score amongst 229 archived games was $10,802.

Highest Final Jeopardy! wagers of Season 14

WagerPlayer nameGameCategoryScoreLeadResponseWin
1.$11,700Eric Prosser#3122, aired 1998-03-10EPITAPHS$11,800$100RY
2.$11,600Tom Clancy#3042, aired 1997-11-18FLAGS$11,600$5,100W
3.$11,300Steve Hettinger#3122, aired 1998-03-10EPITAPHS$11,700-$100R
4.$11,000Pam Mifflin#2996, aired 1997-09-15COMPOSERS$11,600$5,700RY
$11,000Andrew Hoenig#3124, aired 1998-03-12MEDIEVAL DRAMA$11,000-$700R
6.$10,899Bob Cameron#3174, aired 1998-05-21AROUND THE WORLD$10,900-$400W
7.$10,501Louis Cohen#3174, aired 1998-05-21AROUND THE WORLD$11,300$400RY
8.$10,301Bob Ryffel#3124, aired 1998-03-12MEDIEVAL DRAMA$11,700$700RY
$10,301Lew Taylor#3191, aired 1998-06-15MACBETH$11,300$500W
10.$10,200John Skelton#3203, aired 1998-07-01WORLD CAPITALS$20,800$16,800RY
11.$10,000Lyn Payne#3102, aired 1998-02-10ENGLISH LITERATURE$10,000-$2,400R
$10,000Jason Alexander#3156, aired 1998-04-27WEIGHTS & MEASURES$11,400$3,200W
$10,000William Toren#3213, aired 1998-07-15U.S. RETAILING$14,400$2,800WY
14.$9,800Michael Collin#3134, aired 1998-03-26U.S. PRESIDENTS$9,800$1,400RY
15.$9,400Pete Vodola#3005, aired 1997-09-26U.S. GOVERNMENT$9,400-$3,600RY
16.$9,301Ed Lee#3178, aired 1998-05-27COMPOSERS$10,500$600W
17.$9,200James Fraleigh#3012, aired 1997-10-07THE BIBLE$9,200$3,000W
18.$9,000Dan Girard#3207, aired 1998-07-07PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS$15,400$12,500WY
19.$8,901Susan Fritsch-Cohen#3113, aired 1998-02-25ASIA$11,900$1,500W
20.$8,600Pam Mifflin#2995, aired 1997-09-12LAW ENFORCEMENT$8,700$600RY
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