This list details statistics of contestants by state. The list includes the total number of contestants from each state, as well as highest, lowest and average placements.


  • California was the first state to have 25 representatives.
  • California was the first state to have 50 representatives.
  • After Survivor: Samoa, California had more than 75 competitors. 
  • After Survivor: South Pacific, California had more than 100 competitors
  • Survivor has yet to have a contestant from the following six states: Alaska, Hawaii, New Mexico, North Dakota, West Virginia and Wyoming.
  • 17 states have yet to have a returning player from the state.