Bhubaneswar: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has declared the class 10 board examination results today at its official website, cbse.nic.in.
Last year the results were declared on May 29, 2019. This year the results have been shifted early based on Delhi High Court’s order. The exams also began early this year and the CBSE class 12 result was declared in a record time of 28 days.
There has been a rise in the pass percentage of 4.40 per cent from last year as the pass percentage reaches 91.1 per cent. This breaks the downwards spell in the pass percentage since 2014, however, the pass percentage is still lower than the pass percentage of CBSE class 10 result 2017 – which was 93.06 per cent.
Girls continued to perform better than boys although the gap is marginally smaller than last year’s. The pass percentage for girls was 92.4%, while boys had a pass percentage of 90.14%.
Trivandrum region, yet again remains top performer. It had outperformed itself. Last year it had a pass percentage of 99.60 per cent and this year it showed the pass percentage of 99.85 per cent. In CBSE class 12 board results too the region was the top performer.
Around 18 lakh students were awaiting class 10 results. Last year, over 16 lakh had given their class 10 exams.
CBSE Class 10 Result 2019 Statistics:
Pass Percentage 91.1%
Toppers: 13 Students Topped with 499/500
All India Topper: Bhavana N Sivadas from Kerala.
Overall pass percentage for CBSE 10th Result 2019
Girls outshine boys in CBSE class 10 results with a pass percentage of 92.45%