In 2017 24,844 candidates sat the UKCAT.
2017 is the first year that the Decision Making subtest has been operational. Please bear in mind the
following information when interpreting the data below:
- In 2015 the test comprised 4 subtests (Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, Abstract
Reasoning and Decision Analysis); the total score ranged from 1200 to 3600.
- In 2016 the test comprised 3 subtests (Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning and
Abstract Reasoning); the total score ranged from 900 to 2700.
|Verbal Reasoning||Decision Making||Quantitative Reasoning||Abstract Reasoning||Decision Analysis||Total Score|
|2017(end of testing)||570||647||695||629||N/A||2540|
|2016(end of testing)||573||N/A||690||630||N/A||1893|
|2015(end of testing)||577||N/A||685||640||629||2531|
The following table gives the decile ranges of candidates. Each decile represents 10% of candidates
based on their overall test performance. The 1st decile represents a score at the 10th percentile; the
2nd decile represents a score at the 20th percentile, and so on.
|Decile||2017(end of testing)||2016(end of testing)||2015(end of testing)|
|Band 1||Band 2||Band 3||Band 4|
|2017 (end of testing)||28%||42%||21%||9%|
|2016 (end of testing)||26%||44%||22%||9%|
|2015 (end of testing)||24%||45%||22%||9%|