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GCSE: Analysis of Results 1994-97

Baroness Blatch asked Her Majesty's Government:

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Baroness Blackstone: The information requested in respect of GCSE achievements is shown in the following tables.

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GCSE achievements of 15 year-old pupils in schools

1993-941994-95 1995-96 1996-97
BoysGirlsTotalBoysGirlsTotalBoysGirlsTotalBoysGirlsTotal
LEA Maintained Comprehensive
Number of 15 year-olds155.1150.4305.5168.1163.5331.6172.6168.5341.1169.2164.7333.8
Number of schools1,9501,9341,9281,915
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics353535343434353636363736
English375646355445365445355344
English literature324941345142345243345243
Any science363636373737383838383838
Single award science222122122121
Double award science343333343434353535353535
Physics111211212212
Chemistry111111212212
Biology211211222222
French142620142620142620142620
History152017141917141916141917
Geography201819201819212021212021
Voluntary Comprehensive
Number of 15 year-olds30.331.561.832.933.266.132.934.167.032.933.866.7
Number of schools428425419417
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics424141403940424242434343
English476456456354456354446253
English literature405648426051416050426051
Any science434242434343444544444545
Single award science233233233232
Double award science383737383737373838393939
Physics322323433433
Chemistry322323433433
Biology323323434433
French183225183125183125173124
History182421182421172320182321
Geography222021232022252324242323
Grant Maintained Comprehensive
Number of 15 year-olds37.634.572.141.038.179.243.240.183.343.241.084.2
Number of schools465478489495
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics424242414141434444454545
English446353436252436253436252
English literature375445405949415950416050
Any science424142444444454545464646
Single award science232233333222
Double award science383838393939404140414241
Physics212322323423
Chemistry212322323423
Biology212322323423
French162922183023173024172923
History172320182220182220182220
Geography232222232323252424252424
CTC Comprehensive
Number of 15 year-olds0.70.71.40.90.91.81.11.02.11.11.12.2
Number of schools12121414
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics383235414141524448545052
English406150396250506557597366
English literature274737314940486255526459
Any science413940444344554852595456
Single award science132343232333
Double award science413739404141484346514850
Physics100433856856
Chemistry111333856957
Biology111333856957
French91512122217142117212724
History141916121815141816151716
Geography141313181918231620191416
All Comprehensive Schools
Number of 15 year-olds223.7217.1440.8242.9235.6478.6249.9243.7493.6246.4240.6486.9
Number of schools2,8552,8492,8502,841
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics373737363636383838393939
English405849385747385748385647
English literature345143365445365445365445
Any science383838393939404040404141
Single award science222222222122
Double award science353435363536363636373737
Physics211212222322
Chemistry211212222222
Biology212212222322
French152721152721152721152721
History162118152118152018152018
Geography201920211920222122222122
LEA Maintained Selective
Number of 15 year-olds1.53.85.21.74.46.11.54.35.81.54.15.6
Number of schools51514744
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics949494919392919393929493
English949897929796909795909795
English literature839390879593809591879492
Any science909090899190899190919191
Single award science544544834433
Double award science547167577167506763617269
Physics321419281518332023271519
Chemistry271418271518312023271619
Biology321520281519332024271619
French617974607370577268536763
History455250405148384846404946
Geography494546513942514950514748
Voluntary Selective
Number of 15 year-olds1.71.02.61.71.02.71.81.02.81.71.12.9
Number of schools21212121
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics969495979696969596979697
English969897969897969997979898
English literature879489919793919693919793
Any science909291949594949494959394
Single award science836513514513
Double award science426550508664447756427656
Physics41193341829471335501537
Chemistry40223340828471535501637
Biology41223441828461535501536
French647668677570677871617265
History435547455448454645515151
Geography494548584753575556565254
Grant Maintained Selective
Number of 15 year-olds4.93.98.75.94.410.36.34.811.16.75.312.0
Number of schools879296103
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics959495939393949494949594
English959896939895949795939795
English literature899592869490879289879591
Any science929292919292919191929292
Single award science756433323212
Double award science467660487560517260537262
Physics391327381428361728351827
Chemistry371226371427361727351928
Biology391328381528361728351928
French727573677470667268637066
History505653505351474948495050
Geography564852574954605055594754
Selective Schools
Number of 15 year-olds8.08.616.69.29.919.19.510.119.710.010.520.5
Number of schools159164164168
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics959495949393949494949594
English959897939795939795949896
English literature879491879591869490889591
Any science919191919291919191929292
Single award science746434523322
Double award science477360507463507160537263
Physics381425371425381827371726
Chemistry361425351424371827361727
Biology381526361425371827361726
French687773667470657369616965
History485451475250454947485049
Geography534649564550585054574852
LEA Maintained Modern
Number of 15 year-olds6.56.813.36.97.114.06.56.813.36.36.713.1
Number of schools11310799100
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics252425242323262525262526
English295039264737274838264737
English literature193728234233234132234434
Any science252425282727292929282929
Single award science354444455444
Double award science221920242223252324252525
Physics000000000000
Chemistry000000000000
Biology000000000000
French71813102015102116122218
History71210814117131091311
Geography131313121212141314141213
Voluntary Modern
Number of 15 year-olds0.50.51.00.50.61.10.40.50.90.50.61.1
Number of schools12121113
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics212222211920252223212222
English284737225037294839285241
English literature183728233530253731304739
Any science232524232725262626273029
Single award science386211322121
Double award science201819212624232424262827
Physics000000000000
Chemistry000000000000
Biology000000000000
French41610519125151071612
History9131151298131111910
Geography787899101111111312
Grant Maintained Modern
Number of 15 year-olds2.62.65.23.22.86.03.43.26.63.53.06.5
Number of schools42444647
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics252224252022272425292728
English335242304939294939285038
English literature244133274334274536294637
Any science232122292427302628312729
Single award science354365687555
Double award science201718261822241922262224
Physics000000000000
Chemistry000000000000
Biology000000000011
French81913102116122217142519
History7119812108121081210
Geography141314141213151615161616
All Modern Schools
Number of 15 year-olds9.69.919.510.610.521.110.310.520.810.310.420.7
Number of schools167163156160
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics252324242223262425272626
English305040274837274838274837
English literature203830244233244233254535
Any science242424282627292828292929
Single award science354354465444
Double award science211920252123252223252425
Physics000000000000
Chemistry000000000000
Biology000000000000
French71813102015112116132318
History71210813118131081311
Geography131313131212141414141314
All Maintained Schools
Number of 15 year-olds247.6238.7486.2270.9259.8530.7278.7268.6547.3275.8265.9541.7
Number of schools4,1684,2994,2924,303
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics383838363737383938394039
English405849385748395748385647
English literature345243365445365445375546
Any science383838394040404141404241
Single award science232222222222
Double award science343434353635353736353736
Physics322322323423
Chemistry322322323423
Biology322322323423
French162822162822162822162822
History162219162118162018162118
Geography211920212021222122232122
Independent Schools
Number of 15 year-olds24.621.546.125.322.247.524.622.246.823.621.345.0
Number of schools1,0601,0621,0611,053
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics808181798180808281808281
English798783788782788682788681
English literature707974708075708075708075
Any science747675777978767977767978
Single award science354354354344
Double award science173023264032274033284235
Physics482939442635422634412533
Chemistry463340422836422936412835
Biology453741403236403236403136
French667470667369647268637066
History474546464545454243444243
Geography484245484145484346494346
All Schools
Number of 15 year-olds272.1260.1532.3296.2282.0578.2303.3290.7594.0299.5287.2586.7
Number of schools5,2285,3615,3535,356
Percentage achieving grades A*-C in
Mathematics424242404040414242424343
English446152426050425950415950
English literature385446395647395648395748
Any science424242424343434444434444
Single award science232232232222
Double award science323433343635343736353836
Physics745745745745
Chemistry745645745645
Biology756645656645
French203226213226203226203125
History192421182321182220182220
Geography232122242123252324252324

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