Data set from A level and other 16 to 18 results

Maths and science percent entered by region and local authority

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Percent of A level students entered for STEM subjects, by region or local authority and student gender.

Data set details

School and college outcomes and performance
A level and other 16 to 18 results
Release type
Geographic levels
Local authority, Regional
  • Number of A level students
  • Percent entered for biology
  • Percent entered for chemistry
  • Gender
Time period
2017/18 to 2019/20

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
201718Academic yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandE12000001North East390E08000037GatesheadAll genders85624.83.514.111.310.91.3
201718Academic yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandE12000001North East390E08000037GatesheadFemale478191.916.910.33.10.2
201718Academic yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandE12000001North East390E08000037GatesheadMale378325.610.612.720.62.6
201718Academic yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandE12000001North East391E08000021Newcastle upon TyneAll genders210619.33.515.316.79.22.2
201718Academic yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandE12000001North East391E08000021Newcastle upon TyneFemale120913.21.216.315.34.40.6

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 8 variables
Variable nameVariable description
number_alev_studentsNumber of A level students
pc_entered_BiologyPercent entered for biology
pc_entered_ChemistryPercent entered for chemistry
pc_entered_ComputingPercent entered for computing


  1. Includes students triggered for inclusion in performance tables who completed A levels during 16-18 study, after discounting of exams. Totals include pending awards.

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