2016 NECO GCE Statistics: Over 60% made Credits In Maths, English

 
The
National Examination Council (NECO) has released the 2016 November
/December External Senior School Certificate Examination results. (CHECK YOUR 2016 NECO RESULT HERE TODAY)

The
Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of NECO, Prof. Charles Uwakwe,
who announced this in Minna, said a total of 47,941 candidates
registered, out of which 47,118 sat for the examinations, and the number
of candidates with five credits including Mathematics and English
Language put at 28,530 (60.55%).

Out of 46,024 candidates that sat
for English language,  33,303 representing 72.34% obtained credit pass,
while out of the 45,574 that sat for Mathematics, a total of 39,454
candidates got credit pass representing 86.54%.
Analysis of
students’ performance at state level with five credits and above,
including Mathematics and English shows Ogun state topping the chat with
91.13% while Zamfara state records the worst result with only 59
candidates obtaining 5 credits and above representing 25.65%.
While
putting the number of candidates with malpractice cases at 7,699
representing16.3%, Abia state records the highest case with 953
candidates representing 12.37%, with Edo state as least state in
malpractices recording only 8 case representing 0.10%. English has the
highest case with 1,162 candidates involved.

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