PMP Exam Blueprint
The PMP Certification Exam is constructed based upon the percentages specified in the PMP Examination Blueprint. The PMP Exam Blueprint can be found in the PMP Handbook . The Exam Blueprint specifies the percentage of questions contained in each PMI category. For example, per the Blueprint, Initiation equals 13%. This 13% means that of the 175 questions that count towards your assessment, approximately 23 of the questions will focus on items categorized by PMI as pertaining to Initiation. The following represents the percentage of questions in each category that will appear on the examination.
|Knowledge Domain||Exam Question Percentage|
|Initiating the project||13%|
|Planning the project||24%|
|Executing the project||31%|
|Monitoring and Controlling the project||25%|