West African Examination Council (WAEC) board has announced that 1,003,668 candidates out of 1,538,445 students that sat for the 2020 WASSCE examination – representing about 65.24%, obtained at least a credit pass in a minimum of five subjects, that includes English and Mathematics.
What you should know about WAEC 2020 Result
Joecrackconcept had earlier reported that WAEC is set to release the 2020 SSCE result today being November 2, 2020.
- The latest figure indicates a marginal improvement of 1.06% when compared to the WASSCE 2019 results, where only 64.18% of the candidates that sat for the examinations recorded a minimum of a credit pass in English and Mathematics.
- Further breakdown of the result for the 2020 examination showed that, out of the over 1.3 million that recorded a minimum credit pass in English and Mathematics, 506,529 were female candidates representing about 50.47%, while 479,139 were male candidates.
WAEC Examination and Result Statistics
- 1,538,445 candidates sat for the examinations out of 1,549,740 students that registered, indicating 99.3% turn out.
- Out of the 1,538,445 that sat for the examinations, 780,660 were male students (50.74%), while 757,785 were female candidates (49.26%).
- 19,129 recognized secondary schools in Nigeria participated in the examinations
- 1,456,727 candidates representing 94.69% of the candidates that sat for the examinations have their results fully processed.
- 1,338,348 candidates representing 86.99% obtained a minimum of credits in any five subjects with or without English and/or Mathematics.
- The result of 215,149 candidates (about 13.98%) that sat for the examination has been withheld, in connection to various reported cases of examination malpractice, which is currently being investigated.
How to check 2020 WAEC Result online
Checking of 2019 waec results online is very easy all you need to do is to follow the steps listed below here.
To check your waec result 2019 you have to Enter your 10-Digit WAEC Examinations.
For those who want to check it themselves follow the steps below; WASSCE portal to check result for the 2019 Waec Results has been activated.
You can now access your Waec Results 2019 via SMS or ONLINE.
For online: Go to waec result checking portal via www.waecdirect.org
1. Enter the 4 Digits of your Examination Year
2. Select the Type of Examination
3. Enter the Card Serial Number found on the reverse side of your Scratch card
4. Enter the Personal Identification Number (PIN) on your Scratch card
5. Click on ‘Check My Results’. The portal will load your result if it’s ready.
Send an SMS in the format:
WAEC*Exam Number *PIN * Exam Year to 32327.(MTN, Airtel, Glo and Etisalat Subscribers Only)
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