Survivor: David vs. Goliath

Episode 2 Stats

Rob Brodeur breaks down all the Episode 2 stats!

Each week Inside Survivor contributor Rob Brodeur will be collecting various Survivor related statistics and information based off the latest episode of Survivor: David vs. Goliath.

Tribal Council

  • Jessica was voted out 5-4.
  • She holds the record for the latest that the first person was voted out of the game, which happened on day 6.
    • The previous record holder was Nina Acosta who was voted out on day 5 in One World after Kourtney Moon was evacuated on day 3.
    • Jessica and Nina share the distinction of being the first person voted out of a season but not be voted out in the first episode.
  • Jessica is the lowest ranking teenager to play Survivor, placing 19th. The other teenagers to play Survivor are as follows:
    • Spencer Duhm (19) – Tocantins – 12th Place
    • Julia Sokolowski (19) – Kaoh Rong – 7th Place
    • Will Wahl (18) – Millennials vs. Gen X – 8th Place
    • Michael Yerger (18) – Ghost Island – 9th Place
      • Spencer and Jessica are the only ones that were voted out pre-merge.
        • They also are both from Florida.
  • Jessica’s placement is the same as her age (19).
    • She’s the only person in Survivor history whose placement is the same as their age.
  • Jessica is the second person to be voted out first and come in 19th place. The other person coincidentally is Jessica deBen in Fiji.
  • She’s the youngest player ever to be voted out first from a season.
  • Jessica is the third person named Jessica to be the first person voted out of a season.
    • Jessica deBen in Fiji
    • Jessica “Sugar” Kiper in Heroes vs. Villains
  • This episode is the latest that the first tribal council of a season has ever occured, on day 6.
  • Jessica Lewis is the only Jessica to play Survivor and be on the jury.
    • Sugar made it to the jury phase in Gabon but was one of the final three.
    • Jessica Johnston made it to the merge in Heroes vs. Healers vs. Hustlers, but didn’t make it to the jury.


  • Every season filmed in Fiji that started with two tribes (with the exception of Millennials vs. Gen X) has had the first two immunity challenges lost by the same tribe.
    • Ravu lost the first two in Fiji
    • Mana lost the first two in Game Changers
    • Malolo lost the first two in Ghost Island
    • David lost the first two in David vs. Goliath
  • When an orange tribe was present in a season filming in Fiji, they lost the second immunity challenge.
    • Ravu lost in Fiji
    • Vanua lost in Millennials vs. Gen X
    • Malolo lost in Ghost Island
    • David lost in David vs. Goliath


  • Christian and Natalie had the most confessionals this episode with 5.
  • Alison and Bi had the least amount of confessionals with 0 each.
    • This is the second episode in a row where Alison and Bi had the least amount of confessionals.

Hidden Immunity Idol/Advantage

  • Both people who have found idols so far this season have been men whose names start with the letter D.
    • Dan found on in episode 1, and Davie found one in episode 2.

Immunity Challenge – “Another Brick in the Wall”

  • This challenge name is based on a song by Pink Floyd.


Episode Title

  • The episode title “The Chicken Has Flown the Coop” was said by Christian when talking about the plan to vote out Jessica at tribal council.
    • Christian has had the first two episode titles this season.

Written by

Rob Brodeur

Rob hails from Boston, MA. He studied Architectural Engineering at college and has been following Survivor since the first season. Rob is married and has a dog named Snoopy. He also used to host Survivor ORGs (Online Reality Games) on Facebook. Rob writes Inside Survivor’s weekly Survivor Stats feature.

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