The graphs below show the number of characters played on different ratings separately for the regions US and EU. To guide the eye, we added the current thresholds for
The data presented in these graphs does not rely on statistical information, but is based on exhaustive data provided by the WoW API. Therefore, accuracy shall be very high.
The difference in the form of these graphs compared to arena graphs is caused by the low number of games played. The gaps are caused by the fact that you gain around 192 rating per win at low ratings.
From the graphs below you can determine your personal percentile. First, find your own rating on the x-axis of one of the graphs, then read out your percentile.
Example: At a rating of 1600 you may find the 80th percentile, which means you are in the top 20% of players and exceed 80%.