Jeopardy! Round Daily Double statistics for Jeopardy!: The Greatest of All Time

Out of 8 Jeopardy! Rounds analyzed:

Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #6.88, on average (standard deviation: 3.98).

Number of times each player found the J! Round DD:
Left podium: 3; middle podium: 3; right podium: 2.

Average scores for each player when J! Round DD found:
Left podium: $2,250 (standard deviation: $1,820); middle podium: $1,775 (standard deviation: $1,732); right podium: $500 (standard deviation: $868).

In the Jeopardy! Round, players on average risked 100% of their score on the Daily Double (standard deviation: 0%).

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
20/00%0%0/00/0
32/367%38%$2,800$2,030$1,000$5,000-$5331/20/0
40/10%13%$1,000$0$1,000$1,000-$1,0000/10/0
54/4100%50%$2,000$1,244$1,000$3,800$2,0003/30/0
All6/875%100%$2,175$1,491$1,000$5,000$6754/60/0

On average, the J! Round DD was located 4.13 clues down from the top of the board (standard deviation: 0.99).

Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double statistics for Jeopardy!: The Greatest of All Time

Out of 8 Double Jeopardy! Rounds analyzed:

First Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #4.88, on average (standard deviation: 4.67).

Number of times each player found the first DJ! Round DD:
Left podium: 1; middle podium: 1; right podium: 6.

Average DJ! Round first DD wager: $5,050 (standard deviation: $3,574); wager range: $2,000 to $13,600; average gain/loss: $100

Average scores for each player when first DJ! Round DD found:
Left podium: $8,550 (standard deviation: $2,516); middle podium: $8,700 (standard deviation: $2,920); right podium: $3,275 (standard deviation: $1,466).

Second Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #9.63, on average (standard deviation: 5.55).

Number of times each player found the second DJ! Round DD:
Left podium: 2; middle podium: 4; right podium: 2.

Average DJ! Round second DD wager: $9,475 (standard deviation: $5,824); wager range: $2,800 to $20,200; average gain/loss: $8,775

Average scores for each player when second DJ! Round DD found:
Left podium: $12,950 (standard deviation: $7,216); middle podium: $11,375 (standard deviation: $4,301); right podium: $1,600 (standard deviation: $1,660).

In the Double Jeopardy! Round, players on average risked 95% of their score on the first Daily Double (standard deviation: 15%) and 100% of their score on the second Daily Double (standard deviation: 0%). Among all Daily Doubles, the average wager as a percentage of the player's score was 98% (standard deviation: 9%).

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
20/00%0%0/00/0
31/1100%6%$8,600$0$8,600$8,600$8,6001/10/0
45/956%56%$7,889$6,120$3,000$20,200$4,5565/90/0
54/667%38%$6,100$4,293$2,000$13,600$3,5672/40/0
All10/1663%100%$7,263$5,197$2,000$20,200$4,4388/140/0

On average, the DJ! Round DDs were located 4.31 clues down from the top of the board (standard deviation: 0.6).

Highest Daily Double wagers for Jeopardy!: The Greatest of All Time

WagerTDDPlayer nameGameDDClue #CategoryScoreLeadResponse
1.$20,200YJames Holzhauer#8, aired 2020-01-14DJ!219SURPRISE ME, TREBEK$20,200$400R
2.$15,200YKen Jennings#7, aired 2020-01-14DJ!211THE ARTS$15,200$2,000R
3.$13,600YJames Holzhauer#3, aired 2020-01-08DJ!111AROUND THE WORLD$13,600$6,000R
4.$9,200YKen Jennings#5, aired 2020-01-09DJ!26GOVERNMENT IN CRISIS$9,200-$400R
5.$8,600YKen Jennings#1, aired 2020-01-07DJ!24BEFORE, DURING & AFTER$8,600-$1,200R
6.$8,400YKen Jennings#3, aired 2020-01-08DJ!213THE GREATEST OF ALL MINDS$8,400-$18,800R
$8,400YJames Holzhauer#4, aired 2020-01-08DJ!23"G"EOGRAPHY$8,400$1,600R
8.$5,000YJames Holzhauer#6, aired 2020-01-09J!7GEMSTONES! MEET THE GEMSTONES!$5,000$5,000W
$5,000Ken Jennings#8, aired 2020-01-14DJ!15VICE PRESIDENTS$8,800-$1,000R
10.$4,800YBrad Rutter#7, aired 2020-01-14DJ!17BRITISH STUFF$4,800-$9,200W
11.$4,000YBrad Rutter#1, aired 2020-01-07DJ!11DANCING WITH THE CZARS$4,000-$3,800W
12.$3,800YBrad Rutter#2, aired 2020-01-07DJ!11LET'S JAZZ UP THIS PLACE$3,800-$4,400W
$3,800YBrad Rutter#4, aired 2020-01-08DJ!11I JUST TOOK A DNA TEST$3,800-$3,000W
$3,800YKen Jennings#7, aired 2020-01-14J!10THE GOOD DOCTOR$3,800$1,600R
15.$3,400YBrad Rutter#5, aired 2020-01-09DJ!11WORD ORIGINS$3,400-$4,200W
16.$3,000YBrad Rutter#6, aired 2020-01-09DJ!214MUSIC & LEGEND$3,000-$9,400R
17.$2,800YBrad Rutter#2, aired 2020-01-07DJ!27PHILOSOPHERS$2,800-$7,800W
18.$2,400YKen Jennings#2, aired 2020-01-07J!5GREATEST OF ALL TIME TRAVELERS$2,400$1,400R
19.$2,000Brad Rutter#6, aired 2020-01-09DJ!112THE DAM BILL$1,000-$11,400R
20.$1,800YBrad Rutter#1, aired 2020-01-07J!15MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS$1,800-$3,400R
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