The New York Bar Exam Results

The chart below contains New York Bar Exam results for recent years. A good bar review course coupled with AdaptiBar's online MBE preparation program will maximize your chances of passing the New York Bar Exam.

To learn more about bar exam statistics, check out the National Conference of Bar Examiners website.

New York Bar Exam Pass Rates

Please note that these bar exam statistics are for all bar examinees in the state, not AdaptiBar's statistics.

Year Total Taking Total Passing Percent Passing
2015 14,668 8,209 56%
2014 15,227 9,167 60%
2013 15,846 10,163 64%
2012 15,745 9,680 61%
2011 15,063 9,607 64%
2010 15,588 10,060 65%
2009 15,092 9,787 65%
2008 14,765 10,128 69%
2007 14,445 9,267 64%
2006 14,013 8,893 63%
2005 13,388 8,334 62%
2004 12,806 7,927 62%
2003 12,700 8,063 63%
2002 12,860 7,884 61%

Learn More About The New York Bar Exam

Planning on taking the New York Bar Exam? To learn more about the New York Bar Exam, visit our state bar exam information page for New York: New York Bar Exam