IQ distribution

IQ Levels of Giftedness

With respect to giftedness that may be measured by a child’s intelligence quotient (IQ), here is a guide to how different levels may be described.

Mildly Gifted:  IQ 115 – 129

Moderately Gifted:  IQ 130 – 144

Highly Gifted:  IQ 145 – 159

Exceptionally Gifted:  IQ 160 – 179

Profoundly Gifted:  IQ 180+