Leaving Certificate (Ireland)

Analysis of Leaving Certificate entrants in physics

What is this data?
This data in the links below provides an overview of Leaving Certificate entrants in physics analysed against various parameters, including by gender and against comparable subjects. Entrants are defined as the number of students completing either a Higher or Ordinary Leaving Certificate in physics in a given year in Ireland (figures for mathematics including Foundation level entrants). The data includes all students taking a Leaving Certificate in physics in each academic year. Data is available in whole or in part from 2001 onwards, and from 1999 in terms of the numbers of physics entrants.

Where is this data from?
This data is published annually by the Ireland’s State Examinations Commission.

Physics Leaving Certificate entrants 2001-2016

Physics Leaving Certificate entrants by gender 2001-2016