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'Dancing With the Stars': Breaking down 20 seasons by the numbers

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Tonight, the 20th season of Dancing With the Stars premieres on ABC. And so for the 20th time, viewers will watch as actors, singers, athletes, reality stars, and more parade around the ballroom wearing more fringe than they’ve probably ever seen in their lives. Because that’s the Dancing way.

So to honor the 20th season, we did a bit of digging into the show’s past. Just how many athletes have won the show—do they really have an advantage? What’s the male-to-female ratio for contestants on the show? What’s the age range for contestants?

We found answers to all that and more for our Dancing With the Stars by the numbers: 

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Dancing With the Stars premieres tonight at 8 on ABC.