Your customer satisfaction hasn't changed but its calculation has changed.
This change in calculation method will, therefore, lower your CSAT score if you compare it with your current satisfaction rate.
But this doesn't mean that visitors are less satisfied. The gradual deployment is there to give you time to adapt to this new method.
How was the old satisfaction score calculated?
The overall satisfaction is then calculated by averaging the 3 ratings:
Overall satisfaction = (quality of the agent's welcome + response time + quality of answers) / 3
The overall satisfaction of several conversations is the average of all global satisfaction.
How is the new satisfaction score calculated?
The CSAT calculation method makes this indicator much easier to use! It indicates the percentage of satisfied customers. Therefore, it allows you to identify areas for improvement more quickly.
CSAT Score = (Number of satisfied clients + Number of very satisfied clients) / (total number of responses)
Here is an example :