NECO Result Statistics 2021
NECO Result Statistics: Check the 2021 National Examinations Council (NECO) June/July Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) result statistics that was held between Monday 5th July and ended on Monday 16th August 2021.
The National Examination Council on Friday released the NECO results for 2021 Senior School Certificate Examinations internals and the statistics of the SSCE result.
According to the Council’s Registrar, Prof. Dantana Wushishi, 878,925 candidates, or 71.64 percent, received five credits, which included Mathematics and English language.
Prof. Wushishi told reporters at the Council’s headquarters in Minna that only 1,209,992 of the 1,233,631 candidates who registered for the exam actually took it.
According to him, 687,389 males and 576,242 females were among the 1,233,631 candidates who registered for the exam.
He added that the candidates who made five credits and above, including English Language and Mathematics, was 878,925, representing 71.64 per cent, when compared to 2020 of 894,101, representing 73.89 per cent, a decrease of 2.25 per cent.
Wushishi also disclosed that the number of candidates who made five credits and above irrespective of English Language and Mathematics is 1,226,796, representing 91.04 per cent when compared to 2020 June/July SSCE figures of 1,112,041, representing 91.91 per cent.
The Registrar said: “The number of candidates involved in various forms of malpractice in 2021 is 20,003, representing 1.63 per cent, whereas 33,470, representing 2.61 per cent cases recorded in 2020.
Wushishi also stated that the registration fee for subsequent examinations will be increased as a result of exchange rate.
He also revealed that 20 supervisors had been placed on the no-fly list for a variety of reasons, including poor supervision, aiding and abetting, connivance with candidates to write answers on the chalkboard, compromise, and extortion.
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