National statistics

Revised GCSE and equivalent results in England: 2015 to 2016

Revised statistics on the achievements of young people at the end of key stage 4 in England, including attainment by pupil characteristics.


Main text: SFR03/2017

Main national tables: SFR03/2017

Characteristics national tables: SFR03/2017

Main local authority tables: SFR03/2017

Subject tables: SFR03/2017

Alternative provision tables: SFR03/2017

Underlying data: SFR03/2017

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This statistical first release (SFR) provides information on the achievements in GCSE examinations and other qualifications of young people in the 2015 to 2016 academic year. This typically covers those starting the academic year aged 15.

It also includes data broken down by pupil characteristics including:

  • gender
  • ethnicity
  • eligibility for free school meals
  • disadvantage
  • special educational needs (SEN)
  • English as a first language

The information is taken from data collated for the 2016 secondary school performance tables.

Attainment statistics team


Telephone: Raffaele Sasso 07469 413 581

Published 19 January 2017
Last updated 14 July 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated parliamentary constituency underlying data table to correct figures in columns 'EBACC_E', 'KS4_LEVEL2_EM_16' and 'KS4_P8PUP_16'. Also updated school location underlying data table to correct figures in columns 'EBACC_E'.

  2. First published.