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GCSE Results

November 28, 2001

Question written on 28/11/2001

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills if she will provide a nationwide breakdown of GCSE results in 2001 by gender.

Answered by Ivan Lewis

The GCSE results for 15-year-old pupils in schools in England in 2001 by gender are:BoysGirlsTotalPercentage achieving five or more grades A*-C44.855.450.0Percentage achieving five or more grades A*-G86.991.088.9Percentage achieving no passes6.54.45.5Average GCSE/GNVQ point score36.642.139.3