Data set from Key stage 4 performance

Key stage 2 to 4 transition matrices GCSE subjects

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National level distributions of GCSE grades achieved compared with KS2 scaled scores achieved broken down by subject, gender, disadvantage, special educational needs (SEN) and English as an additional language (EAL). Pupils in state-funded mainstream and special schools, hospital schools and non-maintained special schools.


Data set details

Theme
School and college outcomes and performance
Publication
Key stage 4 performance
Release type
Geographic levels
National
Indicators
  • Total number of GCSE grades achieved
  • Total number of GCSE double grades achieved
  • Number of GCSE pupils with grade 1 achieved
Filters
  • GCSE subject entered
  • Key stage 2 scaled score group
  • Pupil characteristic disaggregation
Time period
2022/23

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
time_periodtime_identifiergeographic_levelcountry_codecountry_nameversioncharacteristic_typecharacteristic_valuesubjectsks2_scaled_score_groupnum_Unum_1num_2num_3num_4num_5num_6num_7num_8num_9num_Xnum_covid_impactedall_gradesperc_1perc_2perc_3perc_4perc_5perc_6perc_7perc_8perc_9perc_Uperc_Xper_covid_impactednum_11num_21num_22num_32num_33num_43num_44num_54num_55num_65num_66num_76num_77num_87num_88num_98num_99num_UUnum_XXnum_covid_impacted_doubleall_double_gradesperc_UUperc_11perc_21perc_22perc_32perc_33perc_43perc_44perc_54perc_55perc_65perc_66perc_76perc_77perc_87perc_88perc_98perc_99perc_XXper_covid_impacted_double
202223Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandRevisedAll PupilsAll PupilsAncient HistoryLess than 80610001000010911.100011.1000066.711.10zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz
202223Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandRevisedAll PupilsAll PupilsAncient History80 - 89.511412000000101921.15.310.500000057.95.30zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz
202223Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandRevisedAll PupilsAll PupilsAncient History90 - 95.5209144811000005715.824.67141.81.800035.100zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz
202223Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandRevisedAll PupilsAll PupilsAncient History96 - 99.5141084662400005418.514.87.411.111.13.77.40025.900zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz
202223Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandRevisedAll PupilsAll PupilsAncient History100 - 10210614797630000629.722.611.314.511.39.74.80016.100zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 67 variables
Variable nameVariable description
all_double_gradesTotal number of GCSE double grades achieved
all_gradesTotal number of GCSE grades achieved
characteristic_valuePupil characteristic disaggregation - Filter by Pupil characteristic disaggregation
ks2_scaled_score_groupKey stage 2 scaled score group - Filter by Key stage 2 scaled score group
num_1Number of GCSE pupils with grade 1 achieved

Footnotes

  1. z = When an observation is not applicable
  2. Grade U refers to pupils' results which are ungraded or unclassified.
  3. Grade X refers to pupils who were absent or whose results are pending.
  4. For pupils at the end of KS4 in 2022/23, where pupils achieved qualifications in subjects between January 2020 and August 2021, we will not use results from these qualifications and these results are shown as covid impacted. The entries into the qualifications are still counted. 

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