[holding answer 18 June 2007]: Information on the performance of pupils in GCSE examinations is available on the Department's website at
This provides information on the achievement of 5 A*-C grades and 5 A*-C grades including English and mathematics at GCSE at local authority and regional level, split by gender.
The proportion of pupils achieving 5 grades A*-C at constituency level is available at
This is not split by gender. Figures for the proportion of pupils achieving 5 A*- C grades at GCSE including English and mathematics at constituency level can be provided only at disproportionate cost.