In political studies, historical rankings of Presidents of the United States are surveys conducted in order to construct rankings of the success of individuals who have served as President of the United States. Ranking systems are usually based on surveys of academic historians and political scientists or popular opinion. The rankings focus on the presidential achievements, leadership qualities, failures and faults....

Aggregate poll results listed in ranked order...

16 Abraham Lincoln Republican
32 Franklin D. Roosevelt Democratic
01 George Washington None
03 Thomas Jefferson Dem-Repub
26 Theodore Roosevelt Republican
33 Harry S. Truman Democratic
28 Woodrow Wilson Democratic
07 Andrew Jackson Democratic
34 Dwight D. Eisenhower Republican
11 James K. Polk Democratic
35 John F. Kennedy Democratic
02 John Adams Federalist
36 Lyndon B. Johnson Democratic
04 James Madison Dem-Repub
40 Ronald Reagan Republican
05 James Monroe Dem-Repub
44 Barack Obama Democratic
22/24 Grover Cleveland Democratic
25 William McKinley Republican
42 Bill Clinton Democratic