# Percentile rank?

Hi Brilliant staff,

What does percentile rank mean?

Note by Mahdi Raza
7 months, 1 week 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

- 7 months, 1 week ago

Thanks!

- 7 months, 1 week 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!

- 7 months, 1 week ago

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

- 7 months, 1 week ago

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

- 7 months, 1 week 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.

- 7 months, 1 week ago

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

- 7 months, 1 week ago

- 7 months, 1 week ago

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

- 7 months, 1 week 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.

- 7 months, 1 week ago

- 7 months, 1 week ago

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

- 7 months, 1 week ago

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

- 7 months, 1 week ago

No, because I do not use Brilliant Premium

- 7 months, 1 week ago

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

- 7 months, 1 week ago

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- 7 months, 1 week ago

Yes, i have seen this

- 7 months, 1 week ago

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

- 7 months, 1 week ago

"steps for stats"?

- 7 months, 1 week ago

Yes, maybe I am doing something else..

- 7 months, 1 week ago

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

- 7 months, 1 week ago

- 7 months, 1 week 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

- 7 months, 1 week ago

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

- 7 months, 1 week ago

Maybe what I'd said is true...

- 7 months, 1 week ago

Sorry that I couldn't help @Vinayak Srivastava

- 7 months, 1 week ago

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

- 7 months, 1 week ago

@Mahdi Raza,have you paid subscription.

- 6 months, 3 weeks ago