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President2021 Final ScoreCategory Rankings2021 Overall Rankings
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George Washington83.512432
Lyndon B. Johnson80.7212111
Franklin D. Roosevelt80.533123
Abraham Lincoln78.944341
Thomas Jefferson73.055557
Dwight D. Eisenhower72.466775
Theodore Roosevelt71.677664
Ronald Reagan68.488889
James Monroe66.99991012
William McKinley65.2101010914
John F. Kennedy62.0111212138
James Madison60.91213151716
James K. Polk60.71311111118
Harry S. Truman59.6141416156
Calvin Coolidge57.41518181924
Ulysses S. Grant56.71620213120
George H. W. Bush55.11715202021
Woodrow Wilson55.01816171413
Gerald R. Ford54.61919131228
William Howard Taft54.62023232823
George W. Bush54.1212536NA29
John Adams52.92224282215
William J. Clinton52.22317193619
Andrew Jackson51.92421141622
Grover Cleveland51.62522271825
James A. Garfield51.12627222327
Chester A. Arthur50.72729252730
Martin Van Buren49.42828242534
John Quincy Adams49.02932313517
Benjamin Harrison48.83026262432
Rutherford B. Hayes48.53130352133
Barack Obama46.93239NANA10
Warren G. Harding45.43334342637
Jimmy Carter44.93433323326
Millard Fillmore43.93536332938
Herbert Hoover43.93631303436
Zachary Taylor43.83735293235
Richard M. Nixon40.03837373031
Franklin Pierce37.03940393742
William Henry Harrison36.24038383940
John Tyler30.54141403839
Donald J. Trump28.642NANANA41
James Buchanan25.64342414044
Andrew Johnson15.24443424143

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