The chart below shows pass rates by state for 2007. For the nation, 67% of those who took the bar exam passed. To be sure you pass, a great MBE test preparation program, such as AdaptiBar, can greatly increase your chances of passing.

*These stats are for all bar examinees nationwide, not AdaptiBar statistics.

State Total Taking Total Passing Percent Passing
Alabama 777 494 64%
Alaska 129 78 60%
Arizona 1,063 748 70%
Arkansas 363 254 70%
California 13,318 6,471 49%
Colorado 1,419 976 69%
Connecticut 1,187 916 77%
Delaware 240 148 62%
District of Columbia 587 318 54%
Florida 4,566 3,024 66%
Georgia 1,862 1,392 75%
Guam 17 13 76%
Hawaii 345 243 70%
Idaho 211 161 76%
Illinois 3,990 3,266 82%
Indiana 816 622 76%
Iowa 379 313 83%
Kansas 448 390 87%
Kentucky 624 481 77%
Louisiana 888 540 61%
Maine 210 169 80%
Maryland 1,936 1,290 67%
Massachusetts 2,824 2,168 77%
Michigan 1,248 950 76%
Minnesota 1,090 956 88%
Mississippi 374 302 81%
Missouri 1,155 972 84%
Montana 145 129 89%
Nebraska 127 105 83%
Nevada 819 495 60%
New Hampshire 193 149 77%
New Jersey 4,127 2,995 73%
New Mexico 382 298 78%
New York 14,445 9,267 64%
North Carolina 1,402 912 65%
North Dakota 65 45 69%
N. Mariana Islands 8 7 88%
Ohio 1,745 1,329 76%
Oklahoma 471 399 85%
Oregon 795 589 74%
Palau - - -
Pennsylvania 2,728 1,961 72%
Puerto Rico 1,149 477 42%
Rhode Island 255 192 75%
South Carolina 755 600 79%
South Dakota 93 79 85%
Tennessee 957 682 71%
Texas 3,913 2,973 76%
Utah 434 350 81%
Vermont 107 71 66%
Virgin Islands 48 27 56%
Virginia 2,098 1,404 67%
Washington 1,353 1,040 77%
West Virginia 313 196 63%
Wisconsin 334 297 89%
Wyoming 124 77 62%
Total 81,451 54,800 67%