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Do answers to your own question not contribute towards your accept rate? My accept rate is lower than I'd expect it to be for my 'accepted answers:total questions' ratio.

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It says now in SO 90% accept rate - do you expect it to be higher? –  Shadow Wizard Feb 16 '11 at 13:12
    
It's probably about right now, actually. Yesterday though I'd accepted 9 from 11 and it was showing 80%I know it would only be about 82% but someone picked up on me not accepting enough answers so I was just wondering if your own answers contributed or not. It looks like they do. –  Scott Brown Feb 16 '11 at 14:02

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Your accept rate recalculation takes time to reflect on your profile. Just give it around a day's time and your accept rate will be recalculated and updated.

Your own answers to your own questions also are considered in accept rate calculations.

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I knew about the catch-up time but thanks for the clarification and the answer to my question. –  Scott Brown Feb 16 '11 at 14:03

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