2021 NECO June/July Results Statistics | 71.64% Pass Recorded

2021 NECO SSCE Internal (June/July) Results Statistics: National Examination Council (NECO) June/July Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) Internal Results Statistics for 2020/2021 Academic Session | 71.64% Obtained Five Credits (C's) and Above.

The National Examination Council (NECO), has announced the release of results of the 2021 June/July Senior School Certificate Examination (Internal)


NECO Registrar and Chief Executive Officer, Dantali Wushishi, disclosed this during the release of the 2021 June/July Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) results in Minna, saying that a total of 1,233,631 registered for the examination.

Further breakdown of the statistics are contained below:

  • Number of candidates that actually sat for the examination is 1,226,63.
  • Number of candidates who made five (5) Credits and above including English Language and Mathematics is 945,853
  • Number of candidates who made five (5) Credits and above irrespective of English Language and Mathematics is 1,094,291
  • Number of candidates who made five credits and above irrespective of English language and Mathematics was 1,226,796, representing 94.04 per cent
  • Number of candidates who made five credits and above including English and Mathematics was 878,925 representing 71.64 per cent. Compared with 2020 SSCE internal figures of 894,101,which was 73.89 per cent, a 2.2 percent decrease was noted
  • Number of candidates involved in various forms of malpractice in 2021 is 20,003, representing 1.63 per cent. Whereas 33,470 representing 2.63 percent cases were recorded in 2020.

The registrar who reiterated the council’s zero tolerance for examination malpractices said appropriate standards and excellence were maintained right from the planning stage to the release of the results.

He said the reduction in the level of malpractices was as a result of deepened monitoring of the examination by members of the governing board, management and senior staff of the council.

The registrar then called on candidates to access the approved NECO Website: www.neco.gov.ng only, while warning candidates and parents against the activities of fraudsters.

“NECO has abolished the use of cards in all its operations as every transaction is now 100 percent online,” he said.

Candidates can now check their results online via the outlined guidelines: NECO June/July (SSCE) Examination Results Checker.

Also Read: NECO GCE (Nov/Dec) Registration Form 2021 | SSCE External.