Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments rating

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Why does Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments have a rating of 6.6 when the lowest rating by episode is 8.0
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Glenn

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Posted 10 months ago

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Steve Crook, Champion

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Hello Glenn
Read all of the user ratings
The lowest rating are the 2,608 people who gave it a rating of just 1. 
 
41,206 IMDb users have given a weighted average vote of 6.6 / 10 
 
Check out the link that explains what a weighted average represents. 
 
    Steve



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Dan Dassow, Champion

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Hi Glenn,

In addition to what Steve Crook wrote:

Typically fans of a series are more likely to rate episodes than non-fans. Fans generally rate the series and individual episodes higher than non-fans.

In the case of Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments (2016– ), 41,209 IMDb users rated the series.
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4145054/ratings

The highest rated episode, Erchomai (2018), was rated by 1,850 IMDb users.
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7262868/ratings

The lowest rated episode, The Mortal Cup (2016), was rated by 3,780 IMDb users.
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4601794/ratings

IMDb does not use the ratings of individual episodes to calculate the overall rating of the series.

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