is a rare method of elimination in which a contestant chooses to leave the game without being voted out. Although not technically deemed to be quits, some contestants have also chosen to leave the game due to issues in real life or have explicitly requested that they be voted out at Tribal Council.
The first quit occurred in . During Day 6, Survivor: Russia Charlie Trelli decided to quit the game after his tribe won the tribe challenge. He didn't wish to play any longer, so he asked to be medevaced.
In , on Day 8, Survivor: Russia DuskofSkulls fell ill and claimed he needed to leave the season because he didn't feel well. He returned for .
Survivor: Jamaica In , on Day 12, Survivor: Russia Brian Long173311 asked to be voted out after not feeling the game anymore, although he was set to leave at that very tribal.
In , Survivor: Singapore Thatdragonguy quit the game on Day 6 as Chameleon777 was leaving the game via vote out. He pleaded for her to stay, but it was already too late.
Ebos272 also attempted to quit, but he was voted out that very tribal so it was counted as a vote out.
Pratyyyyy also attempted to quit several times, but asked to think it over every time.
In , Survivor: Singapore Amoline quit the game due another game, and being fed up with the community. She was given a day or two to return, but she was declared evacuated on Day 15.
In , Survivor: Japan Broyate quit the game once merge began, due to real life issues. His departure changed the season from a 7 person jury and a Final 3 to a 7 person jury and a Final 2.
In , Survivor: Japan XxXMidget In a BikiniXxX quit on Day 32 due to personal issues.
In , Survivor: Majorca DestructiveMilkshake quit aka medevac to save another ally from going home.
In , Survivor: Sicily AnaVanderbilt quit Day 2 due to personal time restraints, making this the fastest quit in Canadienne ORG history.
Tal98 attempted to quit in , but was asked to think about it before proceeding. He was voted out that tribal before he could give his final verdict.
Survivor: Krakatoa In , Survivor: Pine Barrens Gabbym12 quit Day 4 due to her being sick of people talking to her. So she left the game.
In , Survivor: Turkestan Penguinxd123 quit on Day 21.
In , Survivor: Heroes vs Villains Kyshes quit the game on Day 15 after a fight with another castaway.