# Global GMAT and GRE Statistics

Delivered April 17, 2020. Contributor: Cliff K.

### Goals

To identify the total number of GMAT and GRE exam takers for year 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 globally. Also, to provide the five-year forecast growth rate for both GMAT and GRE globally.

### Early Findings

- In 2018, the total number of GMAT exam takers globally was 242,714.
- In 2017, total global GMAT exam takers were 250,761.
- In 2016, there were 260,328 people who sat for GMAT exams globally.
- In 2015, global GMAT exam takers were 248,917.
- In 2014, global GMAT exam takers were 244,280.
- The five-year (2014-2018) global growth rate of GMAT exam takers was -0.2 percent
- The global mean age of GMAT exam takers was 25.9 years (2014), 25.8 years (2015), 25.8 years (2016), 25.8 years (2017), and 25.7 years (2018).
- From 2014-2018, more men than women have taken the GMAT exam globally.

### Summary of Findings

During the first hour of research, data regarding the total number of global GMAT exam takers for years 2014 through to 2018 was found. Additionally, the five-year (2014-2018) historical global growth rate was identified. Similarly, some additional statistics were provided for GMAT exam takers globally. However, the total number of GRE exam takers for years 2014-2018 was not identified.

## Proposed next steps:

You need to be the project owner to select a next step.