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Please read the guidance notes below, and be sure to provide any relevant clarifications when presenting the data outside the context of this website.
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This page allows you to view geographical patterns in academic activity and attainment for various GCSE and A-level subject combinations.
GCSE data show the number of students achieving grades A*-B in all subjects.
A-level data show the number of students entered for all subjects irrespective of the grades they achieved.
- Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the data presented here, but we cannot accept responsibility for errors or omissions however caused. If any of the information is important to you then please verify it independently.
- In line with DfE rules, certain small values have been rounded in order to protect student anonymity. This makes little difference to most analyses, but may sometimes result in anomalies where very low numbers are involved.
- A white map means that there is little or no difference between areas (eg, they all have a value of zero). Grey areas indicate that no data are available.
- Sample sizes indicate numbers of schools
The 'Single subject' tab above contains a companion page that allows you to explore a wider range of data at the level of individual subjects. Please refer to the notes on that page for further information.
This mapping tool is one of a number of tools that are available on SEEdash - Science and Engineering Data in Education Dashboard. The aim of SEEDash (and these tools) is to help educators, policymakers and others to better understand the state of STEM education in England. While the focus is on STEM qualifications, it includes information on other qualifications and non-STEM subjects studied by students between the ages of 14 and 18.