The chart below shows pass rates by state for 2014. For the nation, 64% 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 752 464 62%
Alaska 119 79 66%
Arizona 1,064 709 67%
Arkansas 355 223 63%
California 13,082 6,208 47%
Colorado 1,238 911 74%
Connecticut 735 552 75%
Delaware 192 121 63%
District of Columbia 561 223 40%
Florida 4,529 2,942 65%
Georgia 1,885 1,331 71%
Guam 22 15 68%
Hawaii 286 191 67%
Idaho 165 112 68%
Illinois 3,382 2,680 79%
Indiana 818 562 69%
Iowa 350 289 83%
Kansas 345 283 82%
Kentucky 586 447 76%
Louisiana 1,160 722 62%
Maine 180 128 71%
Maryland 2,104 1,444 69%
Massachusetts 2,775 2,012 73%
Michigan 1,634 1,048 64%
Minnesota 972 768 79%
Mississippi 294 233 79%
Missouri 1,054 887 84%
Montana 180 117 65%
Nebraska 213 149 70%
Nevada 556 319 57%
New Hampshire 222 180 81%
New Jersey 4,312 3,058 71%
New Mexico 340 282 83%
New York 15,227 9,167 60%
North Carolina 1,825 1,097 60%
North Dakota 120 75 63%
N. Mariana Islands 8 7 88%
Ohio 1,613 1,185 73%
Oklahoma 428 327 76%
Oregon 689 451 65%
Palau 17 3 18%
Pennsylvania 2,701 1,909 71%
Puerto Rico 1,221 474 39%
Rhode Island 224 163 73%
South Carolina 734 500 68%
South Dakota 110 79 72%
Tennessee 1,114 731 66%
Texas 4,081 2,872 70%
Utah 437 349 80%
Vermont 108 72 67%
Virgin Islands 30 22 73%
Virginia 1,924 1,261 66%
Washington 1,220 922 76%
West Virginia 267 194 73%
Wisconsin 270 199 74%
Wyoming 83 60 72%
Total 80,913 51,808 64%