Official Statistics

November GCSE and Level 1/Level 2 Certificates Entries in England

This publication presents the number of entries by subject for GCSE and Level 1/Level 2 certificates (also known as IGCSE) in England.

Documents

November GCSE and Level 1/Level 2 Certificates Entries in England: Main Text

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November GCSE and Level 1/Level 2 Certificates Entries in England: Data Tables

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November GCSE and Level 1/Level 2 Certificates Entries in England: Pre-Release Access List

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Detail

The key findings for this release are:

  • The overall entry for GCSEs in England in November 2014 is down in comparison with November 2013 from 282,000 to 59,000 – a decline of 79 %
  • The overall number of GCSE entries from students in year 11 and below in November 2014 has decreased by 94 % from 233,000 in November 2013 to 13,000
  • Post-year 11 students form the majority of the GCSE entry for this November at 78 %

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