ZIMSEC Pass Rates

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Zimbabwe School Examinations Council
Zimbabwe Schools Examination Council ZIMSEC logo.png
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Examination Council overview
Formed1994
HeadquartersNumber 3 Ainsle House, Cnr 4th/Josiah Tongogara Avenue, Harare
Minister responsibleLazaraus Dokora
Parent departmentMinistry of Primary and Secondary Education
Footnotes
Contact 263-4-792844 ,263-4-701563,

The article below, seeks to show the pass rates of the various levels of examinations that are taken in Zimbabwe. Despite the leaking of exam papers that have taken place, Zimsec still claims that it is credible and should be relied on by parents, educational institutions and employers.[1]

Grade 7 Pass Rates

  • 2005: 65.42%
  • 2006: 68.03%
  • 2007: 70.45%
  • 2008: 51:50%
  • 2009: 39:30%[1]
  • 2011: 28.89%
  • 2012: 31.5%

Ordinary Level Pass Rates

  • 2013: 20.72%
  • 2012: 18.4%[2]
  • 2011: 19.50%
  • 2010: 16.5%
  • 2009: 19.33%
  • 2008: 14.44%
  • 2007: 14.32%
  • 2006: 20.16%[1]
  • 2000: 13.88%

Advanced Level Pass Rates

  • 2014: 82%
  • 2013: 81.6%
  • 2012: 82.09%
  • 2009: 76.88%
  • 2008: 67.43%
  • 2007: 75.71%
  • 2006: 20.16%[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Hazvinei Mwanaka, Zimbabwe examinations body defends credibility, The Standard, Published: 8 Dec 2013, Retrieved: 26 Jan 2015 Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "colrat" defined multiple times with different content Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "colrat" defined multiple times with different content
  2. V. Langa, Results best in 12 years: Coltart,NewsDay, published:9 Feb 2011,retrieved:23 Jan 2015"