Jeopardy! Round Daily Double statistics for Season 28

Out of 230 Jeopardy! Rounds analyzed:

Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #16.52, on average (standard deviation: 8.45).

Number of times each player found the J! Round DD:
Left podium: 88; middle podium: 70; right podium: 67.

Average scores for each player when J! Round DD found:
Left podium: $2,547 (standard deviation: $2,145); middle podium: $2,121 (standard deviation: $1,791); right podium: $1,975 (standard deviation: $1,750).

In the Jeopardy! Round, players on average risked 66% of their score on the Daily Double (standard deviation: 30%).

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
218/2475%11%$1,425$752$200$3,000$7505/61/1
340/5080%22%$1,370$678$300$3,200$77812/162/3
455/7871%35%$1,491$734$500$4,000$65524/322/3
545/7362%32%$1,733$902$600$5,000$2645/137/7
All158/22570%98%$1,536$791$200$5,000$56646/6712/14

On average, the J! Round DD was located 3.89 clues down from the top of the board (standard deviation: 0.98).

Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double statistics for Season 28

Out of 230 Double Jeopardy! Rounds analyzed:

First Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #10.82, on average (standard deviation: 6.04).

Number of times each player found the first DJ! Round DD:
Left podium: 77; middle podium: 75; right podium: 70.

Average DJ! Round first DD wager: $2,986 (standard deviation: $1,697); wager range: $150 to $14,200; average gain/loss: $1,350

Average scores for each player when first DJ! Round DD found:
Left podium: $7,829 (standard deviation: $3,941); middle podium: $6,295 (standard deviation: $3,572); right podium: $6,225 (standard deviation: $3,688).

Second Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #21.56, on average (standard deviation: 5.96).

Number of times each player found the second DJ! Round DD:
Left podium: 74; middle podium: 73; right podium: 75.

Average DJ! Round second DD wager: $3,170 (standard deviation: $2,420); wager range: $5 to $18,000; average gain/loss: $813

Average scores for each player when second DJ! Round DD found:
Left podium: $11,546 (standard deviation: $5,745); middle podium: $9,069 (standard deviation: $4,906); right podium: $8,742 (standard deviation: $4,834).

In the Double Jeopardy! Round, players on average risked 47% of their score on the first Daily Double (standard deviation: 28%) and 33% of their score on the second Daily Double (standard deviation: 24%). Among all Daily Doubles, the average wager as a percentage of the player's score was 49% (standard deviation: 31%).

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
238/5273%12%$3,064$1,944$150$10,800$1,5804/62/2
387/12868%28%$2,915$1,651$400$9,000$1,2639/143/10
4111/17663%39%$3,235$2,343$10$18,000$1,16012/139/26
553/9655%21%$3,001$2,141$5$14,200$4463/67/17
All289/45264%98%$3,078$2,090$5$18,000$1,08628/3921/55

On average, the DJ! Round DDs were located 3.7 clues down from the top of the board (standard deviation: 0.93).

Highest Daily Double wagers of Season 28

WagerTDDPlayer nameGameDDClue #CategoryScoreLeadResponse
1.$18,000YRoger Craig#6246, aired 2011-11-14DJ!29LANGUAGES$18,000$10,600R
2.$16,400YJoon Pahk#6217, aired 2011-10-04DJ!221PLUS 8$16,400$7,000R
3.$14,200YJoon Pahk#6221, aired 2011-10-10DJ!16"A" IN MATH$14,200$11,000R
4.$13,600YTerry Kent#6391, aired 2012-06-04DJ!221SCIENCE GRAB BAG$13,600-$400W
5.$13,000Rich Beimer#6262, aired 2011-12-06DJ!212NUMERIC PLACES$20,000$15,600W
6.$10,800Rob Landolfi#6215, aired 2011-09-30DJ!217BLUE RAYS$11,200-$9,600R
7.$10,000Roger Craig#6245, aired 2011-11-11DJ!223ETHICS$16,800$5,400R
$10,000Kendra Anspaugh#6255, aired 2011-11-25DJ!218HALOGENS$18,000$3,200R
9.$9,000YRoger Craig#6246, aired 2011-11-14DJ!18NOVELS$9,000$1,600R
10.$8,600YLaura Sikes Jambon#6419, aired 2012-07-12DJ!223HOW NOVEL!$8,600-$11,800R
11.$8,000YJack McClintock#6276, aired 2011-12-26DJ!113BOOKS' FIRST LINES$8,000-$8,400R
$8,000Dan Adkison#6360, aired 2012-04-20DJ!113THE MIDWEST$11,400-$2,600R
13.$7,800YJan Zasowski#6258, aired 2011-11-30DJ!112WEATHER$7,800-$400R
14.$7,400YRoger Craig#6245, aired 2011-11-11DJ!120TERMS OF ART$7,400-$2,800R
15.$7,200Ann Thurlow#6254, aired 2011-11-24DJ!219HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER$7,600-$7,000R
16.$7,000Rich Beimer#6262, aired 2011-12-06DJ!18"HAB" A CLUE$11,400$7,000R
$7,000Matt Olson#6307, aired 2012-02-07DJ!12MATHEMATICS$10,800$6,600R
$7,000Michael Gurshtein#6334, aired 2012-03-15DJ!113FORMER SOVIET REPUBLICS$9,200-$1,400R
$7,000Sean Hansen#6353, aired 2012-04-11DJ!22621st CENTURY TONY AWARDS$8,400-$6,600R
$7,000Doug Thornton#6429, aired 2012-07-26DJ!227BARONS & BARONESSES$9,000-$10,600R

Season 28 games in which the Jeopardy! Round Daily Double was not uncovered

#6384, aired 2012-05-24 Joel Pool vs. Ursula Rodgers vs. Julie Zukowski Joel Pool game 4.
#6380, aired 2012-05-18 Anderson Cooper vs. Kelly O'Donnell vs. Thomas L. Friedman 2012 Power Players Week game 5. From DAR Constitution Hall...
#6378, aired 2012-05-16 Dr. Mehmet Oz vs. Katty Kay vs. Chris Wallace 2012 Power Players Week game 3. From DAR Constitution Hall...
#6377, aired 2012-05-15 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar vs. Dana Perino vs. David Faber 2012 Power Players Week game 2. From DAR Constitution Hall...
#6291, aired 2012-01-16 Brandon Libby vs. Betsy Schroeder vs. Mike Hatch

Season 28 games in which one Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double was not uncovered

#6377, aired 2012-05-15 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar vs. Dana Perino vs. David Faber 2012 Power Players Week game 2. From DAR Constitution Hall...
#6376, aired 2012-05-14 Chris Matthews vs. Lizzie O'Leary vs. Robert Gibbs 2012 Power Players Week game 1. From DAR Constitution Hall...
#6359, aired 2012-04-19 Dan Adkison vs. Nathan Fuller vs. Carol Golliher
#6331, aired 2012-03-12 Jessamine Price vs. Richard Elepano vs. Reid Rodgers
#6330, aired 2012-03-09 Jessamine Price vs. Galen Benshoof vs. Marion Baumgarten
#6287, aired 2012-01-10 Dan McShane vs. Bryan Barnett vs. Jennifer Osorio Dan McShane game 3.
#6260, aired 2011-12-02 Jan Zasowski vs. Bhibha Das vs. Suzanne Judson-Whitehouse
#6249, aired 2011-11-17 Ellen Lewis vs. Matt Andelman vs. Glenn Sullivan
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