Belfast Telegraph

A-level pass rate broken down by nation and region

Here is the A-level pass rate (students receiving A*-E grades) broken down by nation and by region.

The figure in brackets is the change in percentage points on 2016:

:: England 97.9% (down 0.2)

:: Wales 97.7% (up 0.4)

:: Northern Ireland 98.3% (up 0.1)

:: North-east England 98.2% (down 0.3)

:: North-west England 98.2% (down 0.1)

:: Yorkshire and Humber 97.9% (down 0.2)

:: West Midlands 97.4% (down 0.5)

:: East Midlands 97.7% (down 0.2)

:: Eastern England 97.9% (down 0.2)

:: South-west England 98.0% (down 0.2)

:: South-east England 98.0% (down 0.4)

:: London 97.6% (down 0.1)

:: All UK 97.9% (down 0.2)

Here are the rates for students receiving the top grades (A* and A):

:: England 26.2% (up 0.4)

:: Wales 25.0% (up 2.3)

:: Northern Ireland 30.4% (up 0.9)

:: North-east England 23.3% (up 1.2)

:: North-west England 24.5% (up 0.3)

:: Yorkshire and Humber 23.4% (up 0.1)

:: West Midlands 22.9% (down 0.3)

:: East Midlands 23.3% (up 0.3)

:: Eastern England 26.8% (up 0.4)

:: South-west England 26.8% (up 0.2)

:: South-east England 28.9% (down 0.1)

:: London 28.7% (up 1.3)

:: All UK 26.3% (up 0.5)

Belfast Telegraph Digital

Popular

From Belfast Telegraph