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President2021 Final ScoreCategory Rankings2021 Overall Rankings
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Abraham Lincoln81.912231
George Washington80.521122
Franklin D. Roosevelt75.435513
Theodore Roosevelt75.044444
William J. Clinton73.6533519
Dwight D. Eisenhower72.366885
John F. Kennedy67.977698
Harry S. Truman67.68101076
Barack Obama64.698NANA10
John Adams63.91015151115
Thomas Jefferson62.411139137
Woodrow Wilson62.11297613
William McKinley62.11311121414
John Quincy Adams61.01417161617
Ronald Reagan60.5151617219
James K. Polk60.01614141018
James Monroe59.91718132012
Lyndon B. Johnson58.51812111211
William Howard Taft58.31920191823
James Madison57.12019181516
Calvin Coolidge56.02122202624
Grover Cleveland50.02224211925
George H. W. Bush49.82321232321
Richard M. Nixon49.52423221731
Andrew Jackson49.32526302422
James A. Garfield49.22629293027
Chester A. Arthur47.92731262730
Ulysses S. Grant47.52827323720
Rutherford B. Hayes47.22925242233
Zachary Taylor46.33028252935
Benjamin Harrison45.03132282832
Warren G. Harding44.73235363637
Gerald R. Ford42.93330272528
Donald J. Trump42.734NANANA41
George W. Bush42.2353640NA29
Millard Fillmore40.33634343238
Jimmy Carter37.83733353326
Franklin Pierce37.33841383842
Martin Van Buren37.23940333434
John Tyler36.24039313139
William Henry Harrison32.74138393940
Andrew Johnson30.84237373543
James Buchanan27.84342424044
Herbert Hoover26.24443414136

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