National Ranks for Subscores

(based on ACT-tested high school graduates from 2013, 2014, and 2015 and reported on score reports during 2015–2016)

Find one of your subscores in the far left column. Read across to the column for that subject area to locate the national rank for that subscore.

For example, the national rank for a Usage/Mechanics subscore of 11 is 65. This means 65 percent of recent high school graduates who took the ACT achieved a Usage/Mechanics subscore of 11 or below.

Subscore English Mathematics Reading
Usage/
Mechanics
Rhetorical
Skills
Pre-Alg./
Elementary
Algebra
Algebra/
Coord.
Geometry
Plane
Geometry/
Trig.
Social
Studies/
Sciences
Arts/
Literature
18 99 99 99 99 99 99 99
17 96 98 96 99 99 97 96
16 91 97 92 98 99 92 91
15 87 92 88 96 95 87 85
14 83 86 82 90 89 81 79
13 78 79 76 82 82 75 73
12 72 71 67 72 74 67 66
11 66 61 58 63 63 57 58
10 56 51 50 51 52 49 49
09 46 41 42 37 40 38 41
08 37 31 34 24 26 29 32
07 29 21 24 14 15 19 24
06 21 15 11 08 09 11 17
05 14 10 05 04 06 05 10
04 08 05 02 02 03 02 05
03 04 02 01 01 02 01 02
02 01 01 01 01 01 01 01
01 01 01 01 01 01 01 01