Miscellaneous is a LEGO category that had 243 sets released in 1988, 1991, 1994-1995, 1998-1999 & 2003-2022. This page details statistics of this theme, derived from all of the reviews Brick Insights has gathered and interpreted. You'll find a breakdown of the following:
Let's get the best part done first. These are the highest rated Miscellaneous sets of all time.
Just for fun - these are the worst rated Miscellaneous sets.
is the average rating of all Miscellaneous sets.
This rating is the average of all 54 scored sets in Miscellaneous. Compared to other categories this is average. 189 unscored sets are not included. 22% of all sets in this category are scored. Here's the distribution of all categories and where Miscellaneous is in relation to the others.
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Years without scored sets are not included.
Alright, so that's the rating. But are the sets generally recommended? The data we've collected shows that the majority of Miscellaneous sets are considered not recommended:
Total: 111 / 243
Not all sets in our database are marked as recommended or not. We currently have 132 sets in Miscellaneous that are considered unknown. They are excluded from these calculations.
Since part prices vary a lot depending on part types, Brick Insights attempts to group similar categories together. We call these meta-categories comparable categories. Miscellaneous is bundled into System along with these:
The average price per part (PPP) of all System sets is 0.21. The average PPP for Miscellaneous is 0.16. Meanwhile, the average price per minifig (PPM) in System is 16.82 and the average PPM for Miscellaneous is 25.60.
All prices are adjusted for inflation.