# Percentile rank?

Hi Brilliant staff,

What does percentile rank mean?

Note by Mahdi Raza
1 year, 1 month ago

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The percentile rank of a score is the percentage of scores in its frequency distribution that are equal to or lower than it. For example, a test score that is greater than 75% of the scores of people taking the test is said to be at the 75th percentile, where 75 is the percentile rank.

It may mean the same thing in Brilliant too

- 1 year, 1 month ago

Thanks!

- 1 year, 1 month ago

I just saw this question and realized that I haven't found this word on Brilliant, where is it? Also, I wish to know how levels are categorized in Brilliant because I feel both percentile and levels are somewhat related, although I still don't remember any place where I could see my percentile rank. Thanks for asking this question!

- 1 year, 1 month ago

Since you have premium, go to stats and at the bottom you will see something like this

- 1 year, 1 month ago

I don't know if there is some problem with my browser, but I can't see any section like that!

- 1 year, 1 month ago

Go to the top right section, Click The grey icon with three lines. Go down and select the Stats button. You will be redirected to another tab. Go at the bottom of this page.

- 1 year, 1 month ago

No, I mean I can't see any percentile section like that.

- 1 year, 1 month ago

- 1 year, 1 month ago

Now I even tried it with the View Mobile Site and couldn't see there also.

- 1 year, 1 month ago

All I see is this:

Current streak: Quizzes finished: Problems solved:

Then all the courses and their meter that shows how much I've done

Then problems tried where I can click on any day to see the problems I tried.

- 1 year, 1 month ago

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I don't think you are in the top 100 (or some other number) percentile

That's why you can't find it @Vinayak Srivastava

- 1 year, 1 month ago

@Hamza Anushath, maybe that is the case. Can you see the section?

- 1 year, 1 month ago

No, because I do not use Brilliant Premium

- 1 year, 1 month ago

And I most likely will not be in the top $n$ (whatever $n$ is)

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- 1 year, 1 month ago

Yes, i have seen this

- 1 year, 1 month ago

Can you tell me the steps for the stats you were speaking about?

- 1 year, 1 month ago

"steps for stats"?

- 1 year, 1 month ago

Yes, maybe I am doing something else..

- 1 year, 1 month ago

I don't understand what do you mean by "steps for stats"? Are you talking about how to reach the stats page?

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- 1 year, 1 month ago

Yes, go down to problems tried, and tap on a date.From the dropdown there will be outcome coloumn which will show how much your rating has changed. Positive means better and vice-verse

- 1 year, 1 month ago

Yes, I see that but I can't see my percentile.

- 1 year, 1 month ago

Maybe what I'd said is true...

- 1 year, 1 month ago

Sorry that I couldn't help @Vinayak Srivastava

- 1 year, 1 month ago

Oh, no problem, you are also quite new like me! No sorry!

- 1 year, 1 month ago