Most favourite Pokémon revealed in a big survey

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A survey done on Pokemon Subreddit revealed the most favourite Pokemon.

The Pokémon franchise was founded in 1995 and since then it is evolving with a lot of new games, manga and anime series. At present, there are 809 Pokémon from seven generations in the franchise. With the release of new-gen Pokémon game “Sword and Shield”, the franchise will have its first three eight-gen Pokémon as starters.

In the past 24 years, Pokémon has made a huge fan base comprises from adult to children. As a result of it, Pokemon community is flooded with an endless debate on favourite Pokemon and if you read them then you might also indulge in them.

To get a little hint about the most favourite choice of Pokemon a Reddit user, u/mamamia1001 posted a survey on 14 June on r/pokemon subreddit with over 1.6m members. The survey was about to vote for the favourite Pokémon.

The post became much viral on Reddit that it got 6.0k upvotes with over 2.0k comment. As a result, the user collected 52000 unique responses. He also posted an exciting data related to the survey on June 16. Let’s take a look.

Most Favourite Pokémon Survey Result Summary

Among 812 Pokémon, only 4 didn’t get any vote.

Pokémon Votes
Silcoon 0
Gothita 0
Eelektrik 0
Yungoos 0

As you can see, Silcoon, Gothita, Eelektrik and Yungoss are most unpreferred Pokémon but people like their evolutionary relatives.

Pokémon Votes
Wurmple 12
Beautifly 2
Cascoon 2
Dustox 5
Gothorita 5
Gothitelle 16
Tynamo 6
Eelektross 49
Gumshoos 4

Among 52k responses, 8 people have a unique choice of their most favourite Pokémon.

Pokémon Votes
Exeggcute 1
Baltoy 1
Skorupi 1
Patrat 1
Sewaddle 1
Alomomola 1
Trumbeak 1
Cosmoem 1

Alomomola is the only Pokémon whose evolutionary species didn’t get any vote so it is the least loved evolutionary or uniquely voted line.

Here are the top 10 list of most voted Pokémon in the race of most favourite Pokémon.

Top 10 voted Pokémon

Pokémon Votes Rank
Charizard 1107 1
Gengar 1056 2
Arcanine 923 3
Bulbasaur 710 4
Blaziken 613 5
Umbreon 607 6
Lucario 604 7
Gardevoir 585 8
Eevee 581 9
Dragonite 551 10

Fire-type, Charizard with 1107 votes top the list having a difference of 500 votes from Umbreon who second the list.

Pareto Graph

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The number of votes follow the Pareto principle, which states that ” roughly 80% of the effects come from 20% of the causes. ” – In this context 80% of the votes should be for 20% of the Pokémon – which is roughly true (80% of the votes were for ~27% of Pokémon)

The user also provided a list of votes according to the generation.

Votes Gen Average per Pokémon in gen
18289 1 121.1
9115 2 91.2
9469 3 70.1
7531 4 70.4
4391 5 28.1
2154 6 29.9
1776 7 20.2

The results show a nostalgic side of people who are with the Pokémon since its beginning.

So, what do you think about Charizard being the most favourite Pokémon ?? Do you also like it or not ??

Source: Reddit