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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics Examination achievements of pupils in Year 11/aged 15 by gender

This cube covers data published in the Welsh Government's annual "Examination Results" release. It provides information on the percentage of pupils in Year 11/aged 15 achieving the key stage 4 key indicators. From 2017, a maximum of two vocational (non-GCSE) qualifications will count towards all threshold measures, depending on size of the qualification (ie no more than 40% of the threshold). From 2017, Literature qualifications no longer count towards the literacy elements in the Level 2 inclusive or Capped 9 score from 2017 onwards, but can still count in the non-subject specific elements. For more information see the Weblinks.

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Click here to sortNumber of pupils aged 15/in Year 11Click here to sortPercentage who achieved Level 1Click here to sortPercentage who achieved Level 2Click here to sortPercentage who achieved Level 2 incl. English/Welsh and mathsClick here to sortPercentage who achieved the Core Subject IndicatorClick here to sortAverage wider points scoreClick here to sortAverage capped wider points scoreClick here to sortCapped 9 Score
[Expand]2008/0937,60788.260.747.246.0378.9....
2009/10[Collapse]All Pupils37,07289.763.849.448.0394.3305.1..
All PupilsBoys18,80087.358.845.945.1373.6291.3..
Girls18,27292.068.953.151.1415.6319.3..
2010/11[Collapse]All Pupils36,08890.367.350.148.7422.9311.6..
All PupilsBoys18,45288.562.746.445.5401.0298.7..
Girls17,63692.272.154.052.0445.8325.0..
2011/12[Collapse]All Pupils35,40491.872.651.148.9465.0323.5..
All PupilsBoys18,18189.867.846.945.1438.8309.9..
Girls17,22393.877.655.552.8492.6338.0..
2012/13[Collapse]All Pupils36,61793.277.852.749.2501.2333.1..
All PupilsBoys18,86791.673.748.745.5475.0320.1..
Girls17,75094.882.157.053.2529.0346.9..
2013/14[Collapse]All Pupils35,16894.082.355.452.6524.5340.8..
All PupilsBoys18,07592.578.651.448.7497.1327.8..
Girls17,09395.686.359.756.8553.4354.5..
2014/15[Collapse]All Pupils34,00494.484.157.954.8530.7343.5..
All PupilsBoys17,40593.280.954.351.7506.9332.3..
Girls16,59995.787.561.858.0555.6355.2..
2015/16[Collapse]All Pupils32,24895.384.060.357.6529.3344.6..
All PupilsBoys16,61493.980.756.153.7504.2333.2..
Girls15,63496.787.664.761.8555.9356.7..
2016/17[Collapse]All Pupils31,37994.467.054.6..458.7325.8350.9
All PupilsBoys16,14893.161.850.7..434.9313.7338.2
Girls15,23195.972.558.8..483.9338.7364.3

Metadata

Title
KS4 examination results - Key Performance measures

Last update
December 2017 December 2017

Next update
December 2018 (provisional)

Publishing organisation
Welsh Government

Source 1
Welsh Examinations Database, Welsh Government (via Awarding Organisations and a contracted collection body)

Source 2
Pupil Level Annual School Census (PLASC), Welsh Government

Contact email
school.stats@gov.wales

Designation
National Statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation
Local authorities

Geographical coverage
Wales

Languages covered
English and Welsh

Data licensing
You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence

General description
This cube covers data published in the Welsh Government's annual "Examination Results" release. It provides information on the percentage of pupils in year 11/aged 15 achieving the key stage 4 key indicators. For more information see the Weblinks.

Data collection and calculation
The figures in this table are based on information collected from awarding organisations for the school performance exercise and have been checked by schools. Further information on the collection and calculation of this data can be found in the notes section of the Examination Results release (See Weblinks)

Frequency of publication
Annual

Data reference periods
The data shown is collected annually after the end of year exams have been completed. The data is shown from 1996 and is updated each year to show the latest academic year's results. Each year refers to the academic year, for example from 1st of September 2014 to the 31st August 2015.

Users, uses and context
For more Information see the notes section of the Examination Results release (See Weblinks)

Rounding applied
Where applicable, numbers have been rounded to 1 decimal place.

Statistical quality
Please find this information in the related statistical publication, as per the given weblink.

Keywords
GCSE; Level thresholds; KS4