Epoch 228 (06 November - 11 November) network parameters:
|k|d|Total stake|Registered pools|
The stake snapshot for epoch 228 occurred on Sunday 01 November. The total staked ADA increased by 0.28% since the last epoch, up to 54.53%. We saw an increase in the number of active pools this epoch - up 9 pools to 1130. The minimum stake required in order to expect to make a block decreased slightly to 1.54M ₳, leaving 66% of pools below this threshold. The number of pools falling into the 0-slot bin increased by 5 pools this epoch.
[745 \/ 1130 pools fall into the 0-slot bin](https://preview.redd.it/pp98ndggxpw51.png?width=640&format=png&auto=webp&s=cbbdf10e9ea147f6036d9118b55bc36e09077500)
[This plot omits the pools in the 0-slot bins](https://preview.redd.it/4iv5qyuhxpw51.png?width=640&format=png&auto=webp&s=e8e24cd256402ddc1d21db8a78d34f32d452a9d5)
*See the interactive version of this plot at* [*https://adafolio.com/portfolio/072a4afc-025c-11eb-ab11-a45e60be653b*](https://adafolio.com/portfolio/072a4afc-025c-11eb-ab11-a45e60be653b)
To see the post for the current epoch, 227, see our post [here](https://www.reddit.com/r/cardano/comments/jjbom5/delegation_analysis_for_epoch_227/).
For more information about the concepts and math behind this and past analyses (e.g. the meaning of k and d), as well as the full table that this chart was generated from, see our full post [here](https://viperstaking.com/ada-pools/expected-epoch-blocks).
Please also see our recent post showing how fees are taken out of stake pool block rewards [here](https://www.reddit.com/r/cardano/comments/i9pyqh/stake_pool_block_rewards_breakdown/).
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