LEGO is a LEGO category that had 29 sets released in 1966-1973, 1975, 1977, 1980-1982, 1984-1985, 1987, 1990-1991, 1997 & 2000. 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 LEGO sets of all time.
is the average rating of all LEGO sets.
This rating is the average of all 6 scored sets in LEGO. Compared to other categories this is average. 23 unscored sets are not included. 21% of all sets in this category are scored. Here's the distribution of all categories and where LEGO is in relation to the others.
To know what it takes for a set to get a score and thus be included in these calculations, check out the FAQ.
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 LEGO sets are considered not recommended:
Total: 22 / 29
Not all sets in our database are marked as recommended or not. We currently have 7 sets in LEGO 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. LEGO is bundled into System along with these:
The average price per part (PPP) of all System sets is 0.21. The average PPP for LEGO is 0.35. Meanwhile, the average price per minifig (PPM) in System is 16.92 and the average PPM for LEGO is 29.69.
All prices are adjusted for inflation.