Final Jeopardy! Round statistics for Season 36

DJ! FinisherAll gamesRegular play games
1st38/66(57.58%)30/56(53.57%)
2nd25/66(37.88%)18/56(32.14%)
3rd24/65(36.92%)20/55(36.36%)
All87/197(44.16%)68/167(40.72%)

Number of regular play games in which two challengers played Final: 55

Out of those 55 games, number of games in which the returning champion at the far left podium finished Double Jeopardy! with a zero or negative score: 0 (0.00%)

Out of those 55 games, number of games in which the challenger at the far right podium gave the correct response: 25 (45.45%)

Out of those 25 games, number of games in which the challenger at the middle podium also gave the correct response: 5 (20.00%)

Out of the 55 regular play games in which two challengers played Final, number of games in which the challenger at the middle podium gave the correct response: 14 (25.45%)

Out of those 14 games, number of games in which the challenger at the far right podium also gave the correct response: 5 (35.71%)

Out of the 55 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: 3 (5.45%)

Out of the 55 regular play games in which all three players (two of them challengers) played Final, number of correct Final responses given by challengers: 39 (35.45%)

Out of the 55 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: 15 (27.27%)

87 correct Final responses have been supplied out of 197 possible responses in the 66 archived games analyzed. This represents a 44.16% chance of supplying the correct Final response.

Out of the 33 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 32 times (96.97%).

Distribution of Final responses by score position out of the 65 games in which all three players played Final:

WWW = 16
RRW = 11
RWR = 11
RWW = 9
RRR = 6
WRW = 5
WWR = 4
WRR = 3

Distribution of Final responses by score position out of the 1 game in which two players played Final:

RW = 1

Distribution of Final responses by podium position out of the 65 games in which all three players played Final:

RWR = 17
WWW = 16
RWW = 7
WWR = 7
RRR = 6
RRW = 5
WRW = 4
WRR = 3

The average winner's score amongst 66 archived games was $24,734.

Highest Final Jeopardy! wagers of Season 36

WagerPlayer nameGameCategoryScoreLeadResponseWin
1.$20,199Colin Kennedy#8052, aired 2019-09-17NATIONAL ANTHEMS$20,300-$2,700W
2.$20,000Ed Condon#8073, aired 2019-10-16WORLD LEADERS$22,600$4,000RY
3.$19,000Elise Nussbaum#8101, aired 2019-11-25BUSINESS 2019$19,800-$1,600W
4.$18,600John Hancock#8073, aired 2019-10-16WORLD LEADERS$18,600-$4,000W
5.$18,201Beth Stewart#8101, aired 2019-11-25BUSINESS 2019$21,400$1,600RY
6.$17,700Jason Zuffranieri#8052, aired 2019-09-17NATIONAL ANTHEMS$23,000$2,700WY
7.$17,000Emma Boettcher#8095, aired 2019-11-15INTERNATIONAL DISPUTES$21,600$3,815RY
8.$16,399Anthony Giordano#8082, aired 2019-10-291950s CINEMA$16,400-$5,600R
9.$15,797Dave Bein#8083, aired 2019-10-30WORLD CAPITALS$15,800-$1,000W
10.$15,399Erin Barry#8072, aired 2019-10-1520th CENTURY AMERICAN WOMEN$15,400-$15,200W
11.$15,201Laurel Lathrop#8061, aired 2019-09-30SYMBOLIC OBJECTS$17,600$1,200RY
12.$14,801Steve Moulds#8083, aired 2019-10-30WORLD CAPITALS$16,800$1,000RY
13.$14,001Jason Marsden#8061, aired 2019-09-30SYMBOLIC OBJECTS$16,400-$1,200R
14.$14,000Jason Zuffranieri#8050, aired 2019-09-13PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES$44,400$38,800RY
15.$13,500Jennifer Quail#8109, aired 2019-12-05HOLIDAY SONGS$16,100$2,300RY
16.$13,200Emma Boettcher#8094, aired 2019-11-14OLD TESTAMENT BOOKS$13,200-$24,212R
17.$12,801Laurel Lathrop#8060, aired 2019-09-27EPITAPHS$18,400$2,800RY
$12,801Francois Barcomb#8093, aired 2019-11-13ITALIAN INVENTORS$22,000$4,600RY
19.$12,714Mushtaq Gunja#8079, aired 2019-10-24THE HISTORY OF FRANCE$21,700$4,500W
20.$12,000Valerie Nolan#8047, aired 2019-09-101960s TV HISTORY$12,200-$13,100R
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