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A Level Politics Exam Statistics for 2018

  • Levels: A Level
  • Exam boards: AQA, Edexcel

Here is an overview of some key results statistics for A Level Politics in 2018.

A LEVEL POLITICS

Note: this data is for the last main sitting of the legacy Government & Politics specifications.

The total number of entries for A Level Politics exams in 2018 was 17,964. This represented an increase of 441 entries (2.5%).

The total number of entries for A Level Politics by major awarding body in 2018 compared with 2017 is shown in the chart below. Note, OCR no longer offers A Level Politics.

The cumulative percentage of candidates for each grade awarded by each awarding body in 2018 was:

AS POLITICS

Summer 2018 was the first sitting of the new standalone AS Politics qualification.

The total number of entries for AS Level Politics exams in 2018 was 10,108. This represented a decrease of 13,803 entries (57.7%) on the number of candidates who sat the legacy AS Politics papers in 2017.

The total number of entries for AS Sociology by major awarding body in 2018 compared with 2017 is shown in the chart below:

The cumulative percentage of candidates for each grade awarded by each awarding body in 2018 for the new AS qualification was:

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