Final Jeopardy! Round statistics for Season 24

DJ! FinisherAll gamesRegular play games
1st118/230(51.30%)100/195(51.28%)
2nd113/230(49.13%)94/195(48.21%)
3rd107/221(48.42%)87/187(46.52%)
All338/681(49.63%)281/577(48.70%)

Number of regular play games in which two challengers played Final: 184

Out of those 184 games, number of games in which the returning champion at the far left podium finished Double Jeopardy! with a zero or negative score: 2 (1.09%)

Out of those 184 games, number of games in which the challenger at the far right podium gave the correct response: 94 (51.09%)

Out of those 94 games, number of games in which the challenger at the middle podium also gave the correct response: 52 (55.32%)

Out of the 184 regular play games in which two challengers played Final, number of games in which the challenger at the middle podium gave the correct response: 81 (44.02%)

Out of those 81 games, number of games in which the challenger at the far right podium also gave the correct response: 52 (64.20%)

Out of the 182 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: 31 (17.03%)

Out of the 182 regular play games in which all three players (two of them challengers) played Final, number of correct Final responses given by challengers: 173 (47.53%)

Out of the 182 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: 34 (18.68%)

338 correct Final responses have been supplied out of 681 possible responses in the 230 archived games analyzed. This represents a 49.63% chance of supplying the correct Final response.

Out of the 158 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 136 times (86.08%).

Distribution of Final responses by score position out of the 221 games in which all three players played Final:

RRR = 41
WWW = 40
RWW = 26
WRW = 24
RRW = 24
WWR = 23
RWR = 23
WRR = 20

Distribution of Final responses by score position out of the 9 games in which two players played Final:

WR = 3
RW = 3
WW = 2
RR = 1

Distribution of Final responses by podium position out of the 221 games in which all three players played Final:

RRR = 41
WWW = 40
RWW = 32
RWR = 28
WRR = 23
WWR = 21
WRW = 20
RRW = 16

The average winner's score amongst 230 archived games was $20,271.

Highest Final Jeopardy! wagers of Season 24

WagerPlayer nameGameCategoryScoreLeadResponseWin
1.$22,200Danielle Zsenak#5457, aired 2008-05-06THE 7 WONDERS OF THE WORLD$22,200$2,800RY
2.$21,000Larissa Kelly#5472, aired 2008-05-27FILMS OF THE 1950s$21,800$1,600RY
3.$20,199Jennifer Goldberg#5472, aired 2008-05-27FILMS OF THE 1950s$20,200-$1,600R
4.$20,001Debbie Barnes#5483, aired 2008-06-11MOVIE STARS$21,200$600RY
5.$19,399Zia Choudhury#5396, aired 2008-02-11THE 50 STATES$50,000$34,200WY
6.$18,797Larissa Kelly#5470, aired 2008-05-23RELIGION$18,800-$1,800RY
7.$18,601Alonzo Alexander#5477, aired 2008-06-03BUSINESS$22,200$1,800W
8.$18,000Paul Glaser#5323, aired 2007-10-31ANIMALS$18,800$18,700WY
$18,000Mary Kay Schmidt#5467, aired 2008-05-20CHILDREN'S AUTHORS$18,800-$23,400R
$18,000James Therry#5514, aired 2008-07-24FAMOUS NAMES$18,400-$2,600R
11.$17,798Wilson York#5288, aired 2007-09-12MILITARY MEN$17,800-$5,200R
12.$17,400John Byrne#5426, aired 2008-03-24THE SOCIAL SCIENCES$17,400-$1,500W
13.$17,001Sara Orel#5470, aired 2008-05-23RELIGION$20,600$1,800W
14.$16,800Larissa Kelly#5471, aired 2008-05-26DEMOGRAPHICS$16,800-$200RY
15.$16,601Heather Vance#5471, aired 2008-05-26DEMOGRAPHICS$17,000$200W
$16,601Daniel Weissman#5511, aired 2008-07-21NONFICTION$33,000$8,200W
17.$16,598Melissa Prusi#5387, aired 2008-01-29PUBLISHING$16,600-$1,400RY
18.$16,400Hunter Brown#5402, aired 2008-02-19STATE CAPITALS$16,400-$11,400W
19.$16,300Donna Vogel#5483, aired 2008-06-11MOVIE STARS$20,600-$600W
20.$16,000Lisa Schumaker#5426, aired 2008-03-24THE SOCIAL SCIENCES$18,900$1,500W
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