Check 2018 NECO Result Statistics
Finally, the long awaited NECO Result for 2018 has been released by NECO Management board and we are glad to present to you the official 2018 NECO Result statistics.
Below are the 2018 NECO result statistics as approved by the Acting Registrar of NECO, Abubakar Gana, 1,041,536 candidates registered For the examination, while 1,032,729 candidates actually sat for the examination.
Abubakar Gana also said that 939,733 candidates, representing 90.47 per cent, scored five credits and above without English and Mathematics.
Abubakar Gana Further added that 875, 464 candidates, representing 84.77 per cent, scored credits in English Language; while 850,331 candidates, representing 82.34 per cent, scored credits in Mathematics.
Furthermore, he said that a total of 742,455 candidates, representing 71.48 per cent, scored five credits and above, including English language and Mathematics.
Gana said that in 2017, 70.85 per cent of the candidates had five credits and above, including in English and Mathematics, as against 71.48 per cent in 2018, showing 0.63 per cent improved performance in the current result.
According to him, a total of 20,181 candidates were involved in examination malpractice — 3,269 candidates in Mathematics and 2,177 candidates in English Language. He decried the fact that 838 candidates were absent from the examinations, yet had answer scripts.