Analysis of 2022 A-Level Results

2022 A-Level students were the first since before the COVID-19 pandemic to sit their exams in a hall. This has probably contributed the drop in the number of girls achieving […]

Updated Workforce Statistics to Dec 2021

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The latest government workforce data as of end of Dec 2021 shows a positive increase in the percentage of women making up the Core-STEM workforce at 26.6% of the total, […]

Analysis Of 2021 GCSE Core STEM Entrants

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Record STEM GCSE grades for girls although numbers opting for non-core STEM subjects fell considerably.  Girls achieved record top grades in STEM GCSEs with 55% of girls achieving A*-A *(grades […]

Analysis Of 2021 A-Level Core STEM Entrants

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Gap between girls and boys awarded A* in Core-STEM subjects widens  Girls continued to outperform in Core STEM A-levels this year with 52.2% awarded A or A* across all subjects […]

Annual Core-STEM Stats Round Up: 2019-20

There are two lessons which can be drawn from what’s happened in the last year in core-STEM, based on statistics for education, the workforce and boardrooms.  Firstly, incremental progress, although […]

Women on Boards 2019 

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Overall, when it comes to getting women into the boardroom the trends for FTSE 100 companies are positive, with more women overall, more women in executive roles and more companies […]

Core STEM Graduates 2019

Introduction  The number of core-STEM female higher education qualification achievements (Levels 4-6 – henceforth referred to as ‘graduates’ for simplicity) increased between 2018 and 2019, continuing the trend of recent […]