Kim Johnson - Survivor: Africa
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Seasons: 1 | Days: 39 | Wins: 0 | Final Two: 1

Survivor: Africa (2001) - 2nd place, two jury votes.

  • Received 2 jury votes, to finish 2nd (5-2), in Episode 13, "The Final Four - No Regrets" (Day 39).

Kim Johnson - Career statistics
Challenge stats Tribal council stats Jury stats
Season ChW ChA ChW% VFB VAP TCA TC% wTCR JVF TotJ JV% SurvSc SurvAv
S3: Africa 2.87 13.29 0.22 11 1 11 1.00 5.60 2 7 0.29 1.50 10.18
Career 2.87 13.29 0.22 11 1 11 1.00 5.60 2 7 0.29 1.50 10.18
Kim Johnson - Challenge record
  • S3 logo Africa challenges
    Caught in the Web - Ep 4 RC
    Spear-It Hunt - Ep6 IC

    Tribal/team challenge record (5-for-12):

    • Africa Ep. 1 RC/IC: "Trail Blazer" - Helps push the car. Boran loses as Diane passes out at the end.
    • Africa Ep. 2 RC: "Stairway to the Stars" - Follows along, but falls down at the end, costing Boran the win.
    • Africa Ep. 2 IC: "Safari Supper" - Drinks her first-round shot of blood, but Kelly loses the tiebreaker. Boran loses.
    • Africa Ep. 3 RC: "Rock 'n Roll" - Helps roll the boulder. Boran wins easily.
    • Africa Ep. 3 IC: "Distress Signal" - Boran wisely builds their SOS in an open area, Boran wins.
    • Africa Ep. 4 RC: "Caught in the Web" - Matched up against KimP. Falls second time through, Boran loses.
    • Africa Ep. 4 IC: "Movin' on Up" - With Kelly, an "architect" directing placement, Boran wins.
    • Africa Ep. 5 RC: "Get Your Goat" - Now with New Boran, which wins.
    • Africa Ep. 5 IC: "Puzzle of Shields" - New Boran "loses" as Kim & Ethan throw the IC to boot Silas.
    • Africa Ep. 6 RC: "Africa 102" - New Boran loses again, this time unintentionally.
    • Africa Ep. 6 IC: "Spear-It Hunt" - Hits one of Boran's five targets, and Boran wins at shooting flaming arrows.
    • Africa Ep. 9 RC: "Obstacle Course" - Paired with Ethan; beats Lex/Teresa in first heat, but loses in finals.


    Fallen Comrades - Final 4 IC
    Hard Idol - Final 3 IC

    Individual challenge record (2-for-11): (Mean % finish: 53%)

    • Africa Ep. 7 IC: "When It Rains, It Pours" - Second out, immediately after Kelly, at 14 minutes (9th/10).
    • Africa Ep. 8 RC: "Stomp-ede" - Apparently ahead of Kelly's 1, below Frank's 5 (tie-6th/9).
    • Africa Ep. 8 IC: "Box Your Mind" - One of three people eliminated on first item (tie-7th/9).
    • Africa Ep. 9 IC: "Light It Up" - Not shown making any fire (tie-6th/8).
    • Africa Ep. 10 IC: "African Folklore" - One of five people tied for third with four straps (tie-3rd/7).
    • Africa Ep. 11 RC: "Know Your Loved One"- Tied with Tom with two matched answers (tie2nd/6).
    • Africa Ep. 11 IC: "Pot Shots" - Hits four pots, one of which is her own (2nd/6).
    • Africa Ep. 12 RC: "Swahili Scramble" - Manages just four words found, far behind Lex (tie-3rd/5).
    • Africa Ep. 12 IC: "Second Chance" - With Teresa, pulling the cart as Lex wins (tie-4th/5).
    • Africa Ep. 13 F4 IC: "Fallen Comrades" - Despite Lex also getting the last answer correct, Kim wins! (1st/4).
    • Africa Ep. 13 F3 IC: "Hard Idol" - Hangs on for 3 hrs, 21 minutes to outlast both Ethan and Lex. Kim wins (1st/3).


    Redemption/Exile Island duel record (0-for-0):

    • None.
Career challenge totals
  • Team/tribal challenges
    Wins: 5
    Played: 12
    Win%: 0.42
    Sat out: --
  • Individual challenges
    Wins: 2
    Played: 11
    Win%: 0.18
    Mean% Finish: 53%
  • Duels
    Wins: 0
    Played: 0
    Win%: --
    Mean% Finish: --
Kim Johnson - Tribal Council record
  • S3 logo Africa Tribal
    Ep2 Tribal Council
    Ep1 Tribal Council

    Idols held/played: (0/0)

    • Africa: None.


    VFB - Votes for the person booted (11/11):


    VAP - Votes against (1):

    • Africa, Ep. 10: One vote, from Frank.


    Jury votes received (2/7):

    • Africa, Ep. 13: Received two jury votes, from Brandon Quinton and Kim Powers, but lost, 5-2.
Career Tribal Council totals
  • Hidden idols
    Found: 0
    Played: 0
    Votes voided: --
  • Voting record
    VFB: 11
    Tribals: 11
    VAP: 1
  • Jury votes
    Made: 0
    Received: 2
    Total jurors: 7
Kim Johnson - Pictures
  • S3 logo Africa image gallery
Kim Johnson - Interviews
  • S3 logo Africa interviews

    Pre-game interviews

    • None found?


    Post-game interviews

    • None found, either?
Kim Johnson - Bio
  • S3 logo Africa bio

    From her official CBS Survivor: Africa cast bio page:


    "Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Kim Johnson grew up in Annapolis, Maryland and has lived in New York for the past twenty years, currently on Long Island's Oyster Bay. She attended Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and Monmouth University in Long Branch, New Jersey, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education.


    Though now retired as an elementary school teacher, Johnson has since worked as the League/Tournament Coordinator for an indoor tennis club and was the owner of a sportswear clothing boutique.


    In her free time, Johnson enjoys exercising (running, tennis and free weights), camping, hiking, fishing, sailing, golfing, horseback riding, thoroughbred horse racing and playing games of any kind. She describes herself as nutty, logical and determined. She is extremely proud of her family; she is especially proud of being the grandmother of two, with another one on the way. She is fluent in sign language, and has volunteered her services over the years for the blind and deaf.


    Kim Johnson is a lifetime member of Pi Beta Pi Sorority, the U.S. Tennis Association and the U.S. Platform Tennis Association. She has been married to Ted for 37 years and has three children, Wendy, Kerry and Ted, Jr. Her birth date is Sept. 18."