BREAKING: NECO Releases 2023 Results  - The Top Society

BREAKING: NECO Releases 2023 Results 

61.60% candidates secure five credits, including English and Mathematics 


The National Examination Council (NECO) unveiled the results of the 2023 Senior School Certificate Examination today.

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According to Prof. Dantani Wushishi, the Registrar of NECO, an impressive 61.60% of candidates achieved a significant milestone by scoring five credits, which must include both English and Mathematics. This marks a notable improvement from the previous year, with only 12,030 students, constituting 0.07% of candidates, achieving this feat in 2023, compared to 13,594, or 0.13%, in 2022.

A staggering 1,205,888 students registered for the examination, demonstrating the scale of the educational event. Out of this massive number, 1,196,985 candidates took their seats to participate in the exams.

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Gender-wise, 616,398 males and 580,587 females participated in the examination, highlighting a relatively balanced distribution between the sexes.

The report also disclosed that a total of 737,308 candidates secured at least five credits, including English and Mathematics, showcasing their strong academic performance.

Notably, a substantial 1,013,611 candidates, constituting 84.68% of the total, achieved five credits or more, regardless of English and Mathematics.

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