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									FOREWORD.

The statistics provided in this publication for the 2005 calendar year cover the Cambridge ESOL examinations listed below.
The statistics provided do not include absent, partial absent or ungraded candidates.
Only countries with an annual candidature greater than 40 are listed unless stated otherwise.

Please note that Cambridge ESOL does not publish details of the number of candidate entries for specific countries or regions.
Where special arrangements apply, statistics are based on the application of standard grade thresholds.


CONTENTS.

           Key English Test (KET)
           Preliminary English Test (PET)
           First Certificate in English (FCE)
           Certificate in Advanced English (CAE)
           Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE)
           Business English Certificate, Preliminary (BEC Preliminary)
           Business English Certificate, Vantage (BEC Vantage)
           Business English Certificate, Higher (BEC Higher)
           Young Learners of English, Starters (YLE Starters)
           Young Learners of English, Movers (YLE Movers)
           Young Learners of English, Flyers (YLE Flyers)
           Certificate in English Language Skills, Preliminary (CELS Preliminary)
           Certificate in English Language Skills, Vantage (CELS Vantage)
           Certificate in English Language Skills, Higher (CELS Higher)
           Teaching Knowledge Test, Module 1 (TKT Module 1)
           Teaching Knowledge Test, Module 2 (TKT Module 2)
           Teaching Knowledge Test, Module 3 (TKT Module 3)
           Diploma in English Language Teaching to Adults (DELTA)


Entry and performance statistics for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) are published in the IELTS Annual Review.




 2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                           Key English Test
                                                                (KET)
                                    Average percentages in each grade for all sessions by country.

                                                                                  Grades
                                                                  Pass
                                                                                    Total Narrow
                          Country                                 With     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                    Pass     Fail
                                                                  Merit
                          Andorra                                 18%      55%      73%      8%      18%
                          Argentina                               33%      51%      84%      6%      10%
                          Austria                                 27%      66%      93%      3%       4%
                          Bahrain, Kingdom of                     38%      55%      92%      2%       6%
                          Bangladesh                              24%      52%      77%     10%      13%
                          Brazil                                  32%      50%      82%      6%      11%
                          Chile                                   28%      46%      74%      6%      19%
                          China, People's Republic of             24%      54%      78%      8%      14%
                          Colombia                                20%      58%      78%      6%      16%
                          Croatia                                 71%      28%      99%      1%       0%
                          Cyprus                                  38%      42%      79%      7%      14%
                          Czech Republic                          34%      48%      82%      7%      12%
                          Ecuador                                 13%      55%      68%     15%      17%
                          Egypt                                   69%      25%      95%      2%       3%
                          France                                  25%      52%      78%      6%      16%
                          Germany                                 46%      49%      94%      2%       4%
                          Greece                                  32%      47%      79%      5%      16%
                          Hong Kong                               45%      48%      93%      3%       4%
                          India                                   42%      43%      86%      5%       9%
                          Iran, Islamic Republic of               10%      58%      68%      7%      25%
                          Ireland                                 21%      54%      75%      5%      21%
                          Italy                                   23%      51%      75%      8%      17%
                          Japan                                   11%      49%      60%     10%      30%
                          Latvia                                  53%      45%      98%      3%       0%
                          Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (Libya)          11%      43%      54%     11%      35%
                          Malaysia                                45%      48%      93%      4%       3%
                          Mexico                                  27%      53%      81%      6%      13%
                          Myanmar (Burma)                         31%      60%      91%      6%       4%
                          Peru                                    24%      52%      77%      7%      16%
                          Poland                                  23%      48%      71%      8%      21%
                          Portugal                                41%      44%      85%      7%       8%
                          Romania                                 57%      40%      98%      2%       0%
                          Russian Federation                      44%      45%      89%      4%       8%
                          Saudi Arabia                            18%      49%      67%      6%      27%
                          Serbia & Montenegro                     77%      23%     100%      0%       0%
                          Spain                                   27%      54%      81%      7%      11%
                          Sri Lanka                               24%      54%      78%      7%      15%
                          Switzerland                             36%      51%      87%      4%       9%
                          Taiwan                                  14%      56%      70%      9%      21%
                          Thailand                                25%      46%      71%      9%      20%
                          Turkey                                  23%      48%      71%      8%      22%
                          Ukraine                                 25%      62%      87%      4%       9%
                          United Arab Emirates                    17%      53%      70%     13%      17%
                          United Kingdom                          22%      54%      76%      8%      15%
                          Uruguay                                 52%      43%      95%      1%       4%
                          Vietnam                                 31%      48%      79%      6%      15%
                          Yeman Arab Republic                      0%      15%      15%      3%      83%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                    Preliminary English Test
                                                             (PET)
                                    Average percentages in each grade for all sessions by country.

                                                                                  Grades
                                                                  Pass
                                                                                    Total Narrow
                          Country                                 With     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                    Pass     Fail
                                                                  Merit
                          Albania                                 26%      53%      79%      9%      13%
                          Andorra                                 27%      44%      71%     17%      12%
                          Argentina                               28%      59%      87%      7%       6%
                          Australia                               18%      62%      81%      8%      11%
                          Austria                                 47%      44%      91%      5%       4%
                          Bangladesh                              26%      62%      88%      8%       4%
                          Bosnia and Herzegovina                  22%      56%      78%     15%       7%
                          Brazil                                  28%      52%      80%      9%      11%
                          Chile                                   31%      49%      80%      7%      13%
                          China, People's Republic of             14%      51%      65%     12%      23%
                          Colombia                                19%      48%      68%     11%      21%
                          Croatia                                 66%      30%      96%      1%       2%
                          Cyprus                                  22%      48%      69%      9%      21%
                          Czech Republic                          21%      54%      76%      9%      15%
                          Ecuador                                 35%      39%      74%      3%      22%
                          Egypt                                   42%      40%      82%      2%      16%
                          France                                  27%      55%      82%      8%      10%
                          Georgia                                 47%      47%      94%      4%       2%
                          Germany                                 36%      55%      91%      5%       4%
                          Greece                                  15%      48%      64%     10%      27%
                          Hong Kong                               31%      57%      89%      4%       8%
                          Hungary                                 35%      37%      71%     12%      16%
                          India                                   53%      38%      91%      4%       5%
                          Indonesia                               20%      66%      85%      2%      12%
                          Iran, Islamic Republic of               13%      58%      71%     11%      18%
                          Ireland                                 33%      46%      79%      5%      15%
                          Italy                                   29%      53%      82%      7%      10%
                          Japan                                   12%      45%      57%      9%      34%
                          Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (Libya)           7%      44%      51%     17%      32%
                          Malaysia                                40%      53%      93%      3%       5%
                          Mexico                                  23%      55%      78%      9%      12%
                          Myanmar (Burma)                         21%      64%      84%      9%       7%
                          Netherlands                             61%      34%      95%      2%       2%
                          New Zealand                             14%      63%      77%     10%      13%
                          Papua New Guinea                        40%      36%      76%     10%      14%
                          Peru                                    23%      59%      82%      8%      10%
                          Poland                                  21%      55%      76%      7%      17%
                          Portugal                                36%      52%      89%      7%       5%
                          Romania                                 49%      46%      95%      3%       1%
                          Russian Federation                      35%      51%      86%      7%       7%
                          Saudi Arabia                            24%      47%      72%      9%      19%
                          Serbia & Montenegro                     45%      44%      89%      6%       5%
                          Slovenia                                65%      35%     100%      0%       0%
                          Spain                                   20%      59%      79%     10%      10%
                          Sri Lanka                               12%      47%      60%     13%      27%
                          Switzerland                             23%      57%      80%      8%      12%
                          Taiwan                                  12%      48%      60%     13%      28%
                          Thailand                                11%      52%      63%     12%      26%
                          Turkey                                  13%      44%      56%     12%      32%
                          Ukraine                                 30%      56%      87%      6%       7%
                          United Arab Emirates                     2%      46%      48%     24%      28%
                          United Kingdom                          18%      54%      73%     10%      17%
                          Uruguay                                 33%      53%      87%      8%       5%
                          Vietnam                                 20%      52%      72%     11%      17%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                                                  First Certificate in English
                                                                                             (FCE)
                                                                     Average percentages in each grade by session, by country.

                                                        March Grades                                        June Grades                                     December Grades
                                                                 Total                                               Total                                            Total
  Country                              Grade A Grade B Grade C         Grade D Grade E   Grade A Grade B Grade C           Grade D Grade E   Grade A Grade B Grade C        Grade D Grade E
                                                                 Pass                                                Pass                                             Pass
  Albania                                                                                     7%     27%     46%      80%      8%     12%        3%     18%    54%     76%      8%     17%
  Andorra                                                                                     3%     20%     41%      64%     20%     15%
  Argentina                                7%     23%     50%     80%      8%     12%         7%     27%     47%      81%     10%      9%        9%     28%     45%    82%      8%     10%
  Australia                                4%     19%     43%     66%     11%     23%         6%     24%     41%      71%     12%     18%        6%     17%     42%    65%     12%     23%
  Austria                                 21%     29%     40%     91%      4%      5%        16%     37%     37%      90%      5%      5%       14%     36%     37%    87%      6%      7%
  Bahrain, Kingdom of                     13%     20%     20%     53%     20%     27%         0%     18%     42%      60%     13%     28%       10%     16%     34%    60%     12%     28%
  Belarus                                                                                    24%     44%     25%      93%      4%      3%
  Belgium                                  8%     28%     46%     82%      8%     10%         5%     35%     43%      83%      9%      8%       14%     36%     32%    82%      5%     14%
  Bosnia and Herzegovina                   0%     54%     31%     85%      8%      8%        12%     20%     37%      69%      6%     26%       20%     34%     29%    83%      3%     14%
  Brazil                                   8%     13%     52%     73%      3%     23%         8%     27%     42%      77%     10%     13%        8%     23%     43%    74%     10%     17%
  Bulgaria                                                                                   15%     35%     33%      83%      7%     10%       12%     26%     38%    75%      8%     17%
  Canada                                   9%     26%     45%     79%      8%     13%        10%     31%     44%      84%      9%      7%        5%     24%     45%    74%     10%     16%
  Chile                                                                                       9%     24%     29%      62%      9%     28%       19%     31%     35%    85%      6%      9%
  China, People's Republic of                                                                 1%      6%     19%      26%     15%     59%        2%     14%     41%    57%     15%     28%
  Colombia                                11%     29%     39%     79%     11%     10%         8%     12%     28%      48%     24%     28%        4%     16%     35%    55%     10%     36%
  Costa Rica                                                                                 27%     36%     36%    100%       0%      0%       10%     29%     51%    90%      6%      4%
  Croatia                                 32%     32%     29%     93%      4%      4%        33%     38%     24%      95%      3%      2%       21%     35%     42%    97%      1%      1%
  Cyprus                                                                                      3%     14%     29%      45%     11%     44%       10%      9%     27%    46%      5%     49%
  Czech Republic                          12%     37%     40%     89%      5%      5%         9%     34%     39%      82%      8%     10%       15%     33%     37%    85%      6%      9%
  Denmark                                                                                    25%     41%     19%      85%      6%      9%
  Ecuador                                                                                     8%     21%     40%      70%      9%     21%        2%     12%     40%     53%     7%     40%
  Egypt                                   11%      4%     29%     43%     21%     36%         7%     24%     41%      72%      3%     24%        0%      4%     38%     42%    15%     42%
  Estonia                                  7%     26%     37%     70%     11%     19%        14%     29%     57%    100%       0%      0%        0%     14%     86%    100%     0%      0%
  Finland                                                                                    20%     35%     35%      90%      5%      5%       17%     52%     26%     96%     0%      4%
  France                                   6%     19%     42%     68%     12%     20%         6%     20%     44%      71%     13%     16%        5%     19%     44%     68%    11%     21%
  Georgia                                                                                     8%     31%     39%      79%      5%     16%        6%     12%     47%     65%    12%     24%
  Germany                                 24%     35%     32%     91%      4%      5%        17%     37%     33%      88%      5%      7%       17%     34%     34%     85%     6%      9%
  Greece                                                                                      4%     10%     37%      51%     11%     38%        4%     10%     38%     51%    11%     38%
  Hong Kong                                                                                   4%     27%     51%      82%      4%     13%       15%     31%     27%     73%     0%     27%
  Hungary                                 12%     24%     24%     61%      9%     30%         5%     31%     35%      70%      8%     22%        5%     15%     38%     58%    15%     27%
  India                                    0%      0%     29%     29%     29%     43%        19%     29%     19%      68%     16%     16%       20%     32%     33%     85%     2%     12%
  Indonesia                                                                                   0%     26%     58%      84%      8%      8%        4%     10%     51%     65%    16%     18%
  Iran, Islamic Republic of                3%     17%     40%     60%     13%     27%         6%     17%     48%      71%      9%     20%        7%     18%     34%     59%     7%     34%
  Ireland                                  6%     22%     38%     66%     11%     23%         6%     24%     39%      69%     11%     20%        8%     19%     35%     63%    12%     25%
  Italy                                    9%     28%     45%     81%      8%     11%         8%     29%     41%      78%      9%     12%       11%     26%     43%     80%     7%     13%
  Japan                                    0%      0%     17%     17%     17%     67%         3%      6%     53%      63%     11%     27%        1%      6%     19%     26%    13%     61%
  Kazakhstan, Republic of                                                                    12%     19%     62%      92%      4%      4%        0%     44%     33%     78%     7%     15%
  Latvia                                  33%     33%      7%     73%      7%     20%         7%     27%     47%      80%     13%      7%       30%     30%     20%     80%     0%     20%
  Lebanon                                                                                    12%     12%     36%      61%     12%     27%        5%     26%     37%     68%    16%     16%
  Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (Libya)           8%     16%     36%     60%     20%     20%         1%     12%     31%      44%     16%     39%       10%     35%     25%     70%    15%     15%
  Lithuania                                0%     67%     17%     83%      0%     17%        14%     45%     27%      86%      5%      9%        7%     60%     33%    100%     0%      0%
  Luxembourg                                                                                  6%     39%     45%      91%      6%      3%        9%     17%     43%     70%     4%     26%
  FYROM                                                                                      13%     36%     36%      85%      7%      7%       18%     18%     29%     64%    11%     25%
  Malaysia                                                                                   22%     38%     32%      92%      6%      2%       20%     33%     30%     82%     8%     10%
  Malta                                   10%     12%     54%     76%     10%     15%         6%     27%     39%      73%     14%     13%       10%     35%     41%     87%     9%      5%
  Mexico                                   7%     23%     45%     75%      9%     15%         7%     26%     41%      74%     10%     15%        5%     18%     40%     62%    12%     26%

2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                        March Grades                                         June Grades                                       December Grades
                                                                 Total                                                Total                                              Total
  Country                              Grade A Grade B Grade C         Grade D Grade E   Grade A Grade B   Grade C          Grade D Grade E   Grade A   Grade B Grade C        Grade D Grade E
                                                                 Pass                                                 Pass                                               Pass
  Morocco                                                                                    0%     23%       40%      63%     14%     23%        0%       19%     50%    69%     13%     19%
  Mozambique                                                                                11%      0%       33%      44%      0%     56%        0%        3%     32%    34%      0%     66%
  Myanmar (Burma)                                                                           11%      4%       63%      78%      4%     19%       13%       13%     43%    70%      4%     26%
  Netherlands                                                                               28%     42%       23%      94%      4%      3%       20%       27%     30%    77%      7%     16%
  New Zealand                              7%     24%     47%     77%      9%     15%        9%     25%       44%      78%     14%      9%        9%       27%     42%    78%      8%     14%
  Norway                                                                                     9%     35%       41%      85%      9%      6%       40%       15%     30%    85%     10%      5%
  Papua New Guinea                                                                                                                                4%       16%     40%    60%     10%     30%
  Paraguay                                                                                   6%     33%       50%     89%      6%      6%         3%       44%     44%    91%      6%      3%
  Peru                                     3%     20%     44%     67%     11%     22%        9%     30%       41%     81%      7%     13%         7%       20%     41%    68%     11%     21%
  Poland                                   7%     27%     45%     79%      9%     12%        7%     34%       43%     84%      8%      9%         8%       27%     43%    78%      8%     15%
  Portugal                                 8%     24%     50%     83%      7%     11%       12%     37%       37%     86%      6%      7%        10%       24%     45%    79%      9%     12%
  Romania                                 21%     36%     30%     86%      5%      8%       27%     36%       27%     90%      5%      5%        24%       38%     27%    88%      5%      6%
  Russian Federation                       9%     29%     41%     79%      8%     14%        9%     29%       40%     79%      9%     13%         9%       29%     38%    77%      9%     14%
  Saudi Arabia                             4%     16%     41%     62%     15%     23%                                                            13%       33%     47%    93%      0%      7%
  Serbia & Montenegro                                                                       17%     32%       37%     85%      5%     10%        21%       36%     31%    89%      2%      9%
  Singapore                                8%     52%     40%    100%      0%      0%       26%     37%       26%     89%      4%      7%         0%       41%     12%    53%      0%     47%
  Slovakia                                12%     37%     41%     89%      4%      7%       12%     36%       40%     88%      5%      7%        12%       32%     40%    84%      4%     13%
  Slovenia                                27%     34%     27%     88%      3%      9%       19%     36%       34%     88%      5%      7%        22%       30%     35%    87%      9%      5%
  South Africa                             0%     22%     51%     73%     14%     14%       13%     32%       29%     74%     10%     16%         7%       20%     41%    68%     11%     20%
  Spain                                    3%     17%     49%     69%     13%     18%        3%     19%       48%     69%     14%     17%         3%       15%     47%    66%     14%     20%
  Sri Lanka                                                                                  8%     16%       41%     64%     13%     22%         3%       10%     32%    45%     12%     42%
  Sweden                                                                                    40%     34%       19%     93%      2%      5%        19%       35%     30%    84%      5%     12%
  Switzerland                              6%     23%     45%     74%     10%     16%        8%     28%       42%     78%     10%     12%         7%       24%     44%    74%     10%     15%
  Syrian Arab Republic (Syria)                                                               0%      8%       38%     46%     29%     25%         0%       15%     18%    33%     21%     45%
  Taiwan                                                                                     4%      6%       16%     25%     10%     65%         0%        5%     50%    55%      9%     36%
  Thailand                                 9%     36%     41%     86%      5%      9%        2%     10%       38%     50%     13%     38%        11%       22%     22%    56%     11%     33%
  Turkey                                                                                     5%     10%       28%     42%     13%     45%         3%       12%     15%    30%      5%     65%
  Ukraine                                 15%     16%     55%     85%      5%     10%       10%     32%       44%     86%      7%      7%         8%       29%     35%    72%     11%     17%
  United Kingdom                           6%     19%     40%     65%     12%     23%        5%     21%       40%     66%     12%     22%         6%       20%     39%    66%     11%     23%
  United States of America                 6%     35%     31%     72%      7%     20%        6%     30%       45%     82%      9%      9%         4%       33%     42%    80%      6%     14%
  Uruguay                                                                                    3%     19%       47%     70%     14%     16%         7%       23%     45%    75%     11%     14%
  Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of                                                         12%     32%       48%     92%      4%      4%        13%       33%     33%    80%      7%     13%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                                                Certificate in Advanced English
                                                                                              (CAE)
                                                                     Average percentages in each grade by session, by country.

                                                        March Grades                                        June Grades                                     December Grades
                                                                 Total                                               Total                                            Total
  Country                              Grade A Grade B Grade C         Grade D Grade E   Grade A Grade B Grade C           Grade D Grade E   Grade A Grade B Grade C        Grade D Grade E
                                                                 Pass                                                Pass                                             Pass
  Argentina                                0%     20%    57%      76%     10%     14%         5%     18%     54%      77%      9%     13%        6%     16%    55%     77%      9%     14%
  Australia                                4%     11%    53%      68%     11%     21%         5%     13%     51%      69%      7%     23%        9%     14%    46%     69%     10%     20%
  Austria                                 11%     18%    50%      79%      6%     15%        14%     21%     45%      81%      8%     11%       16%     20%    49%     85%      4%     11%
  Belgium                                  6%     19%    63%      88%      0%     13%        16%     19%     51%      86%      6%      8%        6%      6%    41%     53%     18%     29%
  Brazil                                   6%      9%    44%      59%     13%     28%         4%     12%     49%      65%      9%     26%        4%     11%    48%     64%     10%     26%
  Bulgaria                                                                                    7%     19%     50%      75%      8%     16%       11%     14%    46%     72%      8%     20%
  Canada                                   5%     12%     48%     65%      8%     28%         7%     20%     46%      73%      9%     18%        6%     13%    47%     66%     10%     25%
  Chile                                                                                       0%     10%     62%      71%      5%     24%        9%     15%    52%     76%     11%     13%
  China, People's Republic of                                                                 5%     18%     59%      82%      9%      9%        2%      7%    60%     70%      9%     21%
  Croatia                                 18%     16%     33%     67%     11%     22%        13%     23%     44%      81%      6%     13%       10%     19%    47%     76%      5%     19%
  Czech Republic                          14%     23%     43%     81%      7%     12%        10%     22%     50%      83%      6%     11%       16%     18%    46%     79%      7%     14%
  Denmark                                                                                    18%     22%     43%      83%      7%     10%
  Estonia                                  5%     10%     57%     71%     10%     19%         9%     18%     50%      77%     14%      9%        4%      8%     62%    73%     12%     15%
  Finland                                                                                     7%     16%     42%      65%      5%     30%       24%     17%     41%    83%      3%     14%
  France                                  10%     13%     49%     72%     12%     16%         6%     14%     51%      71%     10%     19%        6%     12%     53%    71%     10%     19%
  Germany                                 10%     17%     49%     75%      9%     16%        15%     23%     40%      78%      6%     16%       12%     19%     47%    78%      6%     16%
  Greece                                                                                      2%      7%     34%      44%      9%     48%        2%      4%     35%    42%      9%     49%
  Hong Kong                                                                                   7%     17%     31%      55%     10%     34%        0%     10%     62%    71%     10%     19%
  Hungary                                  8%     28%     34%     70%      8%     23%        10%     12%     46%      68%     10%     22%        7%     12%     54%    73%     10%     17%
  India                                                                                                                                         33%     20%     33%    85%      3%     13%
  Iran, Islamic Republic of                0%      0%     14%     14%     29%     57%        13%     21%      33%     67%         0%   33%       0%     22%     33%    56%      0%     44%
  Ireland                                  4%     12%     42%     58%     13%     29%         4%     14%      43%     61%         9%   30%       7%     14%     40%    61%     10%     29%
  Italy                                    9%     13%     49%     71%     12%     17%         6%     14%      50%     70%        10%   21%       9%     15%     48%    71%     10%     19%
  Japan                                    0%      0%     50%     50%      0%     50%         0%      3%      29%     32%         6%   61%       0%      3%     32%    35%     14%     51%
  Luxembourg                                                                                  4%     35%      30%     70%         0%   30%      11%     21%     37%    68%      5%     26%
  FYROM                                                                                       2%     13%      53%     68%        11%   21%       0%      0%     36%    36%      9%     55%
  Malaysia                                                                                   31%     33%      31%     96%         0%    4%      19%     31%     35%    85%      3%     13%
  Maldives                                                                                                                                       3%      4%     39%    46%      5%     50%
  Malta                                   14%     14%     43%     71%     14%     14%         4%     18%      47%     68%         7%   25%       6%     20%     51%    78%     10%     12%
  Mexico                                   0%      0%     58%     58%      0%     42%         6%     15%      51%     72%        10%   18%       6%     13%     44%    63%     10%     27%
  Netherlands                                                                                19%     22%      46%     88%         4%    8%      18%     24%     40%    82%      7%     11%
  New Zealand                              9%     15%     54%     78%      5%     18%         7%     24%      44%     75%        10%   15%      13%     16%     49%    78%      8%     14%
  Norway                                                                                     15%     18%      50%     84%         7%    9%       9%     18%     45%    73%     18%      9%
  Peru                                                                                        7%     13%      39%     60%        16%   24%       7%     12%     46%    66%     12%     23%
  Poland                                   4%     13%     54%     71%      9%     20%         4%     14%      52%     71%        11%   18%       6%     14%     53%    72%      9%     19%
  Portugal                                 5%     10%     48%     62%     17%     21%         6%     17%      53%     76%         8%   16%       4%     13%     53%    70%     11%     20%
  Romania                                 14%     21%     46%     81%      5%     14%        17%     24%      44%     84%         5%   11%      17%     20%     44%    81%      7%     12%
  Russian Federation                      13%     11%     53%     77%      6%     17%         8%     21%      42%     71%         9%   20%       8%     19%     42%    69%      7%     24%
  Serbia & Montenegro                                                                        10%     12%      48%     70%        10%   20%      13%     21%     46%    79%      7%     14%
  Slovakia                                 8%     11%     56%     75%      7%     18%         9%     20%      57%     86%         0%   14%      12%     21%     41%    75%     11%     15%
  Slovenia                                35%     12%     31%     77%     12%     12%        12%     23%      45%     81%         7%   12%      22%     28%     42%    91%      4%      5%
  South Africa                             7%     21%     36%     64%      7%     29%         3%     20%      57%     80%        13%    7%       6%     22%     52%    80%      6%     14%
  Spain                                    2%      6%     49%     57%     16%     28%         2%     10%      52%     64%        12%   24%       2%      9%     48%    58%     13%     28%
  Sweden                                  17%     22%     44%     83%      7%     10%        17%     25%      42%     84%         5%   10%      18%     20%     47%    85%      7%      8%
  Switzerland                              8%     14%     50%     72%      9%     19%         8%     17%      48%     73%        10%   17%       7%     15%     48%    71%     10%     19%
  Ukraine                                 23%     23%     31%     77%      0%     23%        11%     19%      46%     76%        12%   12%      20%      8%     50%    78%     13%     10%

2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                        March Grades                                         June Grades                                       December Grades
                                                                 Total                                                Total                                              Total
  Country                              Grade A Grade B Grade C         Grade D Grade E   Grade A Grade B   Grade C          Grade D Grade E   Grade A   Grade B Grade C        Grade D Grade E
                                                                 Pass                                                 Pass                                               Pass
  United Kingdom                           7%     13%     44%     64%     10%     26%        5%     11%       42%      59%     10%     31%        8%       14%     44%    66%     10%     25%
  United States of America                 4%     14%     61%     79%      7%     14%        5%     21%       49%      75%      8%     17%        7%       18%     47%    72%     10%     18%
  Uruguay                                                                                    1%      3%       42%      45%     21%     34%        6%       12%     50%    68%      8%     23%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                   Certificate in Proficiency of English
                                                                   (CPE)
                                           Average percentages in each grade by session, by country.

                                                        June Grades                                        December Grades
                                                                 Total                                               Total
Country                           Grade A Grade B Grade C              Grade D Grade E   Grade A Grade B Grade C           Grade D Grade E
                                                                 Pass                                                 Pass
Argentina                              9%        16%     51%      76%     13%     11%        10%       16%    48%     73%      9%     18%
Australia                             11%        14%     46%      71%     14%     14%         8%       18%    44%     70%      9%     20%
Austria                               17%        21%     43%      81%      7%     12%        25%        8%    50%     83%      8%      8%
Belgium                                4%        13%     42%      58%      8%     33%         0%       15%    54%     69%      8%     23%
Brazil                                 3%        12%     43%      58%     14%     28%         8%       13%    44%     64%      9%     27%
Bulgaria                              13%        21%     46%      80%      7%     14%        14%       16%    48%     79%     11%     10%
Canada                                 9%        17%     54%      80%      7%     13%         6%       11%    56%     72%     14%     14%
Croatia                               14%        33%     36%      83%      3%     14%        14%       17%    45%     76%     14%     10%
Cyprus                                 4%         8%     27%      38%     12%     50%         0%        5%    26%     32%     16%     53%
Czech Republic                        20%        23%     43%      86%      6%      8%        12%       37%    42%     91%      0%      9%
France                                 5%        18%     48%      70%      9%     21%        10%       17%    46%     73%     10%     17%
Germany                               13%        17%     44%      74%      7%     18%        16%       18%    44%     77%      7%     16%
Greece                                 3%         3%     38%      43%      9%     48%         3%        3%    38%     44%      8%     48%
Hungary                               11%        29%     29%      68%      7%     25%         6%       16%    22%     45%     12%     43%
Ireland                                7%        18%     45%      69%      5%     26%        16%       19%    40%     76%      5%     19%
Italy                                  7%        13%     43%      63%     10%     26%         7%       15%    44%     66%     12%     22%
Malaysia                              12%        53%     29%      94%      0%      6%        38%       21%    29%     88%      0%     13%
Mexico                                 9%        10%     41%      61%      6%     33%         7%       12%    41%     60%      9%     31%
Netherlands                           23%        19%     38%      80%      9%     11%        26%       21%    38%     85%      6%      9%
New Zealand                            2%        19%     55%      76%      2%     21%        18%       21%    46%     86%      4%     11%
Peru                                  11%         4%     33%      48%     11%     41%         5%       16%    23%     44%      9%     47%
Poland                                 8%        21%     50%      79%      8%     13%         9%       22%    52%     82%      6%     11%
Portugal                               6%        14%     50%      71%      9%     20%        10%       13%    43%     67%     10%     23%
Romania                               15%        22%     47%      84%      5%     11%        22%       22%    39%     82%      7%     11%
Russian Federation                    10%        16%     46%      71%      7%     21%        16%       13%    49%     78%     11%     11%
Serbia & Montenegro                    7%        16%     39%      63%     10%     28%        12%       19%    39%     70%      7%     22%
Singapore                              4%        12%     64%      80%      8%     12%        27%       20%    27%     73%      7%     20%
Slovenia                              24%        27%     33%      85%      9%      6%        27%       32%    27%     86%      0%     14%
Spain                                  2%         8%     46%      57%     15%     28%         4%        9%    50%     63%     13%     24%
Sweden                                20%        26%     44%      89%      7%      4%         9%       25%    44%     78%      9%     13%
Switzerland                           12%        18%     45%      75%     10%     15%         9%       17%    49%     75%     10%     15%
Ukraine                               18%         8%     60%      85%      3%     13%        25%       25%    50%    100%      0%      0%
United Kingdom                         9%        16%     45%      69%     10%     21%         7%       17%    44%     68%     11%     21%
United States of America              16%        13%     48%      77%      3%     19%        13%       19%    38%     69%      6%     25%
Uruguay                                3%         4%     43%      50%     18%     32%         3%        9%    48%     60%     11%     29%




    2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                           Business English Certificate, Preliminary
                                                     (BEC Preliminary)
                                    Average percentages in each grade for all sessions by country.

                                                                                  Grades
                                                                  Pass
                                                                                    Total Narrow
                          Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                    Pass     Fail
                                                                  Merit
                          Argentina                               19%      66%      84%     10%       6%
                          Austria                                 31%      55%      86%      6%       8%
                          Bangladesh                              18%      59%      78%     12%      10%
                          Brazil                                  13%      64%      78%      6%      16%
                          China, People's Republic of              3%      33%      36%     16%      48%
                          Croatia                                 28%      50%      78%     10%      13%
                          Czech Republic                          31%      53%      84%      2%      14%
                          France                                   9%      50%      59%     13%      28%
                          Germany                                 41%      50%      90%      4%       6%
                          Hong Kong                               11%      58%      68%     14%      18%
                          India                                   24%      51%      75%      8%      17%
                          Italy                                   19%      46%      64%     13%      23%
                          Poland                                  25%      53%      78%      7%      15%
                          Russian Federation                      25%      57%      82%     12%       6%
                          Serbia & Montenegro                     41%      50%      91%      2%       7%
                          Slovenia                                48%      43%      91%      4%       4%
                          Spain                                   17%      50%      67%     12%      21%
                          Switzerland                             22%      60%      82%      8%      10%
                          United Kingdom                          22%      49%      71%     12%      17%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                            Business English Certificate, Vantage
                                                      (BEC Vantage)
                                   Average percentages in each grade for all sessions by country.

                                                                               Grades
                                                                                     Total
                      Country                            Grade A Grade B Grade C           Grade D Grade E
                                                                                     Pass
                      Argentina                              11%      21%     50%     82%      7%     10%
                      Australia                              11%      20%     48%     78%      5%     17%
                      Austria                                11%      27%     46%     84%      8%      8%
                      China, People's Republic of             0%       3%     29%     32%     14%     53%
                      Croatia                                 6%      25%     52%     83%      6%     11%
                      Czech Republic                          5%      21%     41%     67%     11%     21%
                      France                                  3%      12%     42%     57%     14%     29%
                      Germany                                15%      28%     41%     84%      7%      9%
                      Hong Kong                               5%       9%     49%     63%     10%     27%
                      India                                  12%      20%     38%     70%      9%     21%
                      Italy                                   4%      20%     47%     71%     11%     18%
                      Netherlands                            13%      13%     37%     64%     11%     25%
                      Poland                                  7%      20%     56%     83%      7%     11%
                      Portugal                               17%      19%     48%     83%     10%      6%
                      Romania                                30%      29%     31%     90%      3%      7%
                      Russian Federation                      5%      27%     44%     76%      8%     16%
                      Slovakia                               14%      15%     53%     81%     12%      7%
                      Slovenia                               13%      36%     35%     83%      6%     11%
                      Spain                                   2%      16%     46%     63%     12%     25%
                      Sweden                                 19%      35%     35%     88%      1%     11%
                      Switzerland                             7%      20%     47%     74%     12%     15%
                      United Kingdom                          8%      17%     41%     65%     12%     22%
                      Uruguay                                11%      28%     47%     86%     13%      2%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                             Business English Certificate, Higher
                                                       (BEC Higher)
                                   Average percentages in each grade for all sessions by country.

                                                                               Grades
                                                                                     Total
                      Country                            Grade A Grade B Grade C           Grade D Grade E
                                                                                     Pass
                      Argentina                               3%      15%     45%     63%     11%     26%
                      Austria                                10%      16%     54%     80%      8%     12%
                      China, People's Republic of             1%       3%     32%     35%     11%     54%
                      Czech Republic                          6%      16%     55%     76%     11%     13%
                      France                                  3%       6%     56%     66%     13%     21%
                      Germany                                14%      23%     42%     79%      6%     15%
                      India                                  25%      21%     34%     80%      8%     12%
                      Italy                                   0%      11%     51%     63%     10%     27%
                      Netherlands                            11%      18%     52%     80%      4%     16%
                      Poland                                  8%      22%     53%     84%      6%     10%
                      Romania                                12%      31%     42%     85%      3%     12%
                      Russian Federation                     10%      14%     51%     76%      7%     17%
                      Slovenia                                5%      13%     63%     80%     10%     10%
                      Spain                                   6%      20%     46%     72%      7%     22%
                      Switzerland                             6%      17%     52%     75%      9%     16%
                      United Kingdom                          6%      20%     41%     67%      8%     25%
                      Uruguay                                 7%      17%     51%     75%     13%     13%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                                         Young Learners of English, Starters
                                                                                  (YLE Starters)
                                                                       Average percentages in each shield by country.

                                                            Listening Shields                    Reading and Writing Shields                   Speaking Shields
                                                       5       4       3        2     1          5       4       3        2     1         5       4       3       2        1
                Country
                                                 Shields Shields Shields Shields Shield    Shields Shields Shields Shields Shield   Shields Shields Shields Shields   Shield
                Albania                             17%     17%     33%       33%   0%        17%     39%     25%       6%   14%       36%     28%     22%     14%       0%
                Argentina                           32%     43%     19%        5%   1%        34%     43%     19%       5%    0%       68%     18%      9%      4%       1%
                Bahrain, Kingdom of                 43%     33%     19%        5%   0%        14%     43%     19%     24%     0%       95%      0%      5%      0%       0%
                Bangladesh                          32%     27%     24%       11%   6%        25%     39%     26%       9%    2%       61%     24%      9%      4%       1%
                Brazil                              35%     36%     21%        7%   1%        23%     41%     28%       7%    1%       62%     23%     11%      4%       0%
                Bulgaria                            84%     12%       2%       2%   0%        65%     30%      2%       0%    2%       79%     12%      7%      2%       0%
                Chile                               31%     48%     15%        5%   0%        23%     44%     26%       6%    1%       62%     22%     11%      5%       0%
                China, People's Republic of         20%     37%     25%       13%   5%        21%     31%     23%     19%     5%       48%     23%     12%     12%       5%
                Colombia                            29%     32%     26%       11%   1%        14%     32%     33%     19%     2%       70%     19%      6%      5%       1%
                Croatia                             61%     26%     11%        2%   0%        37%     31%     25%       7%    1%       84%     11%      5%      0%       0%
                Cyprus                              57%     29%     11%        3%   0%        39%     37%     17%       6%    1%       75%     16%      7%      2%       0%
                Czech Republic                      23%     36%     29%       11%   1%        19%     37%     23%     19%     1%       45%     26%     21%      7%       1%
                Ecuador                             27%     32%     27%       10%   4%        15%     41%     30%     12%     2%       59%     30%      9%      2%       0%
                Egypt                               51%     21%     23%        5%   0%        18%     33%     28%     15%     5%       85%     10%      5%      0%       0%
                France                              41%     29%     17%       10%   2%        22%     33%     25%     17%     3%       54%     18%     13%     11%       3%
                Germany                             58%     28%       7%       7%   0%        35%     25%     23%     13%     3%       70%     25%      3%      2%       0%
                Greece                              48%     31%     14%        6%   1%        42%     37%     16%       5%    1%       77%     14%      6%      3%       1%
                Hong Kong                           48%     28%     15%        6%   2%        16%     31%     28%     19%     6%       77%     12%      7%      3%       1%
                Hungary                             81%     13%       6%       0%   0%        62%     30%      9%       0%    0%       98%      2%      0%      0%       0%
                India                               41%     34%     18%        5%   1%        41%     41%     13%       4%    0%       81%     12%      4%      2%       0%
                Indonesia                           27%     37%     26%        9%   1%        20%     31%     38%     11%     1%       75%     16%      5%      4%       0%
                Iran, Islamic Republic of           62%     27%       9%       1%   1%        31%     46%     17%       5%    0%       62%     29%      5%      5%       0%
                Italy                               30%     33%     24%       11%   2%        23%     35%     27%     13%     2%       52%     22%     14%     10%       3%
                Japan                               23%     33%     27%       14%   2%         3%     15%     32%     35%    15%       42%     24%     18%     13%       3%
                Korea (South), Republic of          47%     41%       9%       3%   0%         7%     34%     27%     26%     7%       60%     32%      6%      2%       1%
                Latvia                              31%     41%     29%        0%   0%         8%     43%     29%     18%     2%       84%      8%      4%      4%       0%
                Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (Libya)      34%     32%     21%       11%   3%        11%     32%     13%     39%     5%       42%     24%     13%     16%       5%
                Lithuania                           53%     25%     19%        3%   0%        36%     31%     28%       6%    0%       92%      6%      3%      0%       0%
                Malaysia                            60%     30%     10%        1%   0%        43%     34%     17%       5%    0%       82%     16%      2%      0%       0%
                Mauritius                           55%     29%     10%        5%   0%        23%     38%     23%     14%     1%       88%      6%      4%      1%       0%
                Mexico                              39%     34%     19%        7%   1%        23%     40%     28%       9%    0%       47%     26%     15%     10%       1%
                Morocco                             17%     28%     34%       19%   2%        17%     36%     32%     15%     0%       62%     26%     13%      0%       0%
                Myanmar (Burma)                     54%     29%     13%        4%   0%        61%     35%      4%       1%    0%       75%     18%      6%      1%       0%
                Pakistan                            42%     30%     16%       11%   0%        18%     37%     27%     15%     2%       77%     20%      3%      0%       0%
                Peru                                40%     47%       9%       4%   0%        44%     44%     10%       1%    0%       72%     23%      5%      0%       0%
                Poland                              40%     42%     13%        5%   0%        34%     37%     22%       7%    0%       78%     15%      6%      1%       0%
                Portugal                            41%     32%     19%        7%   2%        23%     34%     25%     15%     2%       56%     23%     13%      7%       2%
                Romania                             57%     30%       9%       4%   1%        46%     26%     21%       6%    1%       86%     11%      2%      1%       0%
                Russian Federation                  50%     30%     17%        2%   1%        24%     43%     23%       9%    1%       78%     13%      7%      2%       0%
                Saudi Arabia                        25%     31%     23%       13%   7%        14%     15%     22%     27%    21%       50%     23%     15%      9%       3%
                Serbia & Montenegro                 40%     27%     27%        5%   2%        15%     30%     25%     23%     7%       58%     28%     13%      0%       0%
                Slovakia                            29%     57%     14%        0%   0%        36%     43%     21%       0%    0%       79%     21%      0%      0%       0%
                Slovenia                            51%     38%     10%        0%   0%        31%     46%     24%       0%    0%       84%      9%      6%      1%       0%
                Spain                               32%     34%     22%       10%   2%        24%     36%     27%     11%     2%       66%     19%     10%      4%       1%
                Sri Lanka                           28%     35%     20%       12%   5%        26%     32%     22%     15%     5%       57%     23%     12%      6%       2%
                Switzerland                         51%     26%     15%        6%   1%        17%     33%     31%     16%     4%       55%     19%     10%     10%       5%

2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                  Listening Shields                   Reading and Writing Shields                   Speaking Shields
                                             5       4       3        2     1         5       4       3        2     1         5       4       3       2        1
                Country
                                       Shields Shields Shields Shields Shield   Shields Shields Shields Shields Shield   Shields Shields Shields Shields   Shield
                Taiwan                    44%     36%     14%        5%   1%       18%     36%     28%     14%     4%       71%     17%      7%      4%       1%
                Thailand                  30%     30%     20%       16%   3%       14%     30%     25%     22%     9%       49%     21%     13%     12%       4%
                Turkey                    36%     39%     18%        5%   2%       36%     39%     17%       7%    2%       65%     17%     10%      5%       3%
                Ukraine                   57%     32%       7%       4%   0%       25%     32%     39%       4%    0%       86%     11%      4%      0%       0%
                United Arab Emirates      65%     23%     10%        2%   0%       48%     29%     13%       8%    2%       82%     11%      6%      1%       0%
                Uruguay                   30%     35%     25%        8%   1%       37%     36%     21%       6%    0%       69%     20%     10%      2%       0%
                Vietnam                   24%     33%     26%       14%   3%       26%     35%     28%     10%     1%       45%     24%     18%     10%       4%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                                          Young Learners of English, Movers
                                                                                   (YLE Movers)
                                                                       Average percentages in each shield by country.

                                                           Listening Shields                     Reading and Writing Shields                       Speaking Shields
                                                       5       4       3       2      1          5       4       3       2          1         5       4       3       2         1
                Country
                                                 Shields Shields Shields Shields Shield    Shields Shields Shields Shields     Shield   Shields Shields Shields Shields    Shield
                Albania                            35%     19%     19%         23%    3%       6%     32%      35%      19%      6%       58%     29%     13%         0%     0%
                Argentina                          29%     27%     29%         12%    2%      12%     38%      36%      13%      1%       70%     18%     10%         1%     0%
                Bahrain, Kingdom of                14%     43%     39%          4%    0%       7%     25%      54%      14%      0%       93%      0%      7%         0%     0%
                Bangladesh                         32%     29%     22%         13%    5%      16%     29%      38%      14%      3%       42%     32%     21%         4%     1%
                Brazil                             25%     26%     30%         16%    3%      10%     35%      38%      16%      1%       50%     28%     20%         3%     0%
                Bulgaria                           56%     24%     14%          2%    4%      25%     36%      27%      12%      0%       79%     12%      7%         1%     1%
                Chile                              20%     25%     27%         19%    8%       6%     28%      38%      23%      5%       49%     23%     23%         3%     1%
                China, People's Republic of         7%     17%     32%         28%   16%       7%     20%      40%      28%      5%       41%     25%     25%         7%     3%
                Colombia                           15%     32%     32%         16%    5%       6%     28%      41%      22%      3%       67%     18%     12%         2%     1%
                Croatia                            55%     30%     12%          2%    1%      25%     40%      29%       6%      0%       86%     11%      3%         0%     0%
                Cyprus                             28%     32%     26%         11%    2%      19%     32%      32%      15%      2%       70%     18%     10%         2%     1%
                Czech Republic                     14%     35%     33%         15%    4%       1%     20%      50%      26%      3%       60%     23%     13%         5%     0%
                Ecuador                            15%     34%     37%         14%    0%      12%     48%      27%      12%      0%       79%     16%      4%         0%     0%
                Egypt                              31%     22%     39%          8%    0%       3%     31%      53%      14%      0%       83%     17%      0%         0%     0%
                France                             23%     32%     26%         15%    4%       8%     22%      42%      25%      4%       53%     19%     21%         5%     1%
                Germany                            48%     24%     19%          7%    2%      31%     36%      23%       7%      3%       81%     15%      3%         1%     0%
                Greece                             27%     27%     26%         15%    4%      19%     33%      32%      15%      2%       72%     16%     10%         2%     0%
                Hong Kong                          24%     27%     27%         17%    5%      16%     33%      35%      14%      2%       79%     12%      8%         1%     0%
                Hungary                            59%     26%      7%          7%    0%      19%     33%      48%       0%      0%      100%      0%      0%         0%     0%
                India                              34%     29%     22%         11%    3%      33%     37%      24%       6%      0%       67%     22%     11%         1%     0%
                Indonesia                          65%     22%      9%          2%    1%      18%     42%      33%       8%      0%       86%     11%      3%         0%     0%
                Iran, Islamic Republic of          23%     38%     22%         11%    7%      16%     32%      34%      15%      2%       46%     32%     20%         2%     0%
                Ireland                            44%     44%     11%          0%    0%       0%     33%      61%       6%      0%       94%      6%      0%         0%     0%
                Italy                              13%     20%     32%         26%   10%       8%     21%      38%      29%      4%       53%     20%     21%         5%     1%
                Japan                               5%     11%     30%         41%   13%       2%     20%      38%      32%      8%       31%     23%     35%         9%     2%
                Korea (South), Republic of         27%     30%     28%         15%    1%       7%     19%      49%      22%      2%       70%     19%     10%         1%     0%
                Latvia                             24%     42%     23%         11%    0%       8%     32%      48%      11%      2%       79%      9%     11%         2%     0%
                Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (Libya)     38%     29%     18%         12%    3%      15%     26%      29%      24%      6%       53%     21%     26%         0%     0%
                Malaysia                           56%     28%     12%          3%    1%      28%     45%      23%       4%      0%       77%     18%      4%         1%     0%
                Mauritius                          49%     29%     10%         12%    0%      25%     40%      28%       6%      1%       93%      7%      0%         0%     0%
                Mexico                             23%     30%     26%         13%    8%      10%     31%      34%      19%      6%       40%     26%     26%         6%     2%
                Morocco                            14%     14%     37%         27%    8%       4%     18%      37%      29%     12%       61%     24%     12%         2%     0%
                Myanmar (Burma)                    25%     31%     28%         15%    2%      27%     39%      26%       7%      1%       66%     23%     10%         1%     0%
                Pakistan                           38%     26%     25%          7%    4%      17%     39%      33%      10%      1%       82%     15%      3%         1%     0%
                Peru                               33%     33%     27%          7%    0%      17%     50%      25%       7%      1%       68%     24%      7%         1%     0%
                Poland                             41%     26%     23%          8%    2%      26%     31%      33%      10%      1%       74%     19%      6%         1%     0%
                Portugal                           31%     29%     27%         11%    2%      14%     27%      37%      20%      2%       61%     20%     15%         3%     1%
                Romania                            47%     26%     18%          8%    1%      28%     42%      21%       7%      1%       86%     11%      2%         0%     0%
                Russian Federation                 34%     31%     24%         10%    2%      21%     33%      35%      10%      1%       79%     13%      6%         1%     0%
                Saudi Arabia                       26%     29%     32%          9%    4%      11%     20%      35%      26%      8%       53%     28%     17%         0%     1%
                Serbia & Montenegro                43%     20%     25%         13%    0%      17%     27%      38%      15%      3%       72%     24%      5%         0%     0%
                Slovakia                           28%     33%     23%         15%    0%      18%     51%      26%       5%      0%       62%     33%      5%         0%     0%
                Slovenia                           43%     39%     17%          1%    0%      29%     41%      23%       7%      0%       76%     16%      9%         0%     0%
                Spain                              17%     27%     31%         20%    5%       8%     26%      39%      24%      2%       70%     16%     11%         2%     0%
                Sri Lanka                          18%     24%     27%         22%    9%      11%     28%      32%      24%      5%       65%     19%     14%         2%     1%

2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                 Listening Shields                     Reading and Writing Shields                       Speaking Shields
                                             5       4       3       2      1          5       4       3       2          1         5       4       3       2         1
                Country
                                       Shields Shields Shields Shields Shield    Shields Shields Shields Shields     Shield   Shields Shields Shields Shields    Shield
                Switzerland              33%     39%     17%          9%    2%     18%      32%     34%     14%        1%       74%     11%     12%         2%     1%
                Taiwan                   23%     31%     29%         14%    3%     10%      33%     39%     16%        2%       73%     17%      9%         1%     0%
                Thailand                 18%     21%     25%         23%   13%      7%      22%     39%     26%        5%       46%     23%     24%         6%     0%
                Turkey                   26%     25%     29%         18%    3%     12%      31%     37%     17%        2%       64%     19%     13%         3%     1%
                Ukraine                  25%     49%     21%          4%    2%      5%      23%     44%     26%        2%       74%     23%      4%         0%     0%
                United Arab Emirates     33%     47%     16%          5%    0%     22%      31%     34%     13%        0%       94%      6%      0%         0%     0%
                Uruguay                  23%     30%     25%         14%    8%     10%      28%     41%     19%        1%       70%     16%     12%         1%     1%
                Vietnam                  12%     21%     31%         26%    9%     15%      29%     37%     17%        1%       53%     21%     21%         3%     1%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                                               Young Learners of English, Flyers
                                                                                        (YLE Flyers)
                                                                         Average percentages in each shield by country.

                                                           Listening Shields                        Reading and Writing Shields                       Speaking Shields
                                                      5       4       3       2           1         5       4       3       2          1         5       4       3       2         1
               Country
                                                Shields Shields Shields Shields      Shield   Shields Shields Shields Shields     Shield   Shields Shields Shields Shields    Shield
               Albania                            16%     18%      24%         34%     8%       18%      11%     29%      37%       5%       61%     29%     11%         0%     0%
               Argentina                          19%     36%      28%         14%     2%       14%      38%     36%      10%       1%       60%     34%      4%         1%     0%
               Austria                            31%     45%      22%          2%     0%       10%      33%     47%      10%       0%       84%     14%      2%         0%     0%
               Bahrain, Kingdom of                17%     30%      48%          4%     0%        4%       9%     65%      22%       0%       96%      4%      0%         0%     0%
               Bangladesh                         18%     26%      33%         18%     5%       14%      34%     38%      13%       1%       37%     54%      9%         1%     0%
               Brazil                             18%     35%      28%         15%     4%        8%      29%     44%      16%       3%       49%     40%     10%         0%     0%
               Bulgaria                           40%     35%      16%          6%     3%       21%      29%     34%      13%       3%       62%     32%      2%         3%     0%
               Chile                              17%     31%      30%         21%     2%        5%      28%     46%      17%       3%       48%     42%      8%         2%     0%
               China, People's Republic of         4%     12%      37%         36%    10%        5%      16%     31%      36%      12%       37%     40%     15%         7%     1%
               Colombia                            6%     22%      39%         29%     3%        2%      16%     40%      37%       5%       45%     46%      7%         1%     0%
               Croatia                            54%     38%       6%          2%     0%       30%      35%     29%       6%       0%       81%     19%      0%         0%     0%
               Cyprus                             25%     30%      25%         16%     4%       10%      27%     34%      23%       6%       53%     33%      9%         4%     1%
               Czech Republic                      8%     13%      38%         38%     4%        3%      13%     32%      44%       8%       36%     42%     16%         6%     0%
               Ecuador                             6%     12%      40%         35%     7%        6%      26%     44%      22%       1%       49%     41%      9%         1%     0%
               Egypt                              14%     20%      34%         23%     9%        9%      17%     31%      31%      11%       66%     29%      3%         3%     0%
               France                             22%     31%      18%         18%    12%        9%      20%     34%      25%      11%       57%     26%     10%         6%     1%
               Germany                            25%     43%      26%          7%     0%       13%      25%     46%      15%       0%       59%     38%      2%         1%     0%
               Greece                             18%     31%      27%         19%     6%       15%      28%     32%      21%       5%       59%     31%      7%         3%     1%
               Hong Kong                          21%     31%      29%         16%     4%       12%      29%     38%      18%       3%       69%     25%      5%         1%     0%
               Hungary                            10%     70%      20%          0%     0%       20%      35%     30%      15%       0%       70%     20%     10%         0%     0%
               India                              27%     34%      26%         11%     2%       33%      38%     22%       5%       0%       65%     31%      4%         0%     0%
               Indonesia                          53%     31%      11%          4%     0%       22%      44%     29%       5%       0%       82%     18%      0%         0%     0%
               Iran, Islamic Republic of          15%     30%      25%         23%     8%        3%      25%     38%      33%       3%       58%     38%      5%         0%     0%
               Ireland                            56%     25%      13%          6%     0%       13%      53%     31%       3%       0%       72%     28%      0%         0%     0%
               Italy                               7%     20%      30%         31%    12%        7%      19%     35%      32%       7%       43%     39%     13%         4%     0%
               Japan                              17%     13%      26%         24%    20%       11%       7%     46%      30%       7%       26%     46%     28%         0%     0%
               Korea (South), Republic of         21%     35%      33%          9%     2%        7%      30%     42%      21%       0%       44%     49%      7%         0%     0%
               Latvia                             27%     39%      27%          6%     0%       14%      27%     39%      20%       0%       76%     14%     10%         0%     0%
               Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (Libya)     65%     24%      12%          0%     0%       35%      53%      0%      12%       0%       29%     53%     18%         0%     0%
               Malaysia                           46%     38%      14%          3%     0%       34%      44%     19%       2%       0%       71%     27%      2%         0%     0%
               Mauritius                          44%     19%      21%         12%     5%       28%      37%     23%      12%       0%       91%      9%      0%         0%     0%
               Mexico                             13%     32%      35%         17%     4%       10%      28%     41%      19%       2%       28%     48%     18%         6%     0%
               Morocco                             9%     27%      18%         25%    20%        0%      18%     30%      45%       7%       64%     34%      2%         0%     0%
               Myanmar (Burma)                    12%     36%      30%         19%     3%       29%      36%     27%       7%       0%       44%     48%      8%         0%     0%
               Pakistan                           27%     20%      31%         20%     2%       22%      35%     36%       7%       0%       74%     26%      0%         0%     0%
               Peru                               19%     44%      25%         10%     2%       17%      38%     35%       7%       3%       56%     39%      4%         1%     0%
               Poland                             23%     29%      38%          8%     2%       18%      23%     35%      22%       2%       66%     33%      2%         0%     0%
               Portugal                           32%     36%      20%         10%     2%       14%      29%     38%      17%       2%       49%     38%     10%         3%     0%
               Romania                            36%     43%      17%          5%     0%       36%      34%     24%       6%       0%       82%     18%      0%         0%     0%
               Russian Federation                 26%     36%      26%         12%     1%       17%      34%     33%      14%       1%       72%     25%      3%         0%     0%
               Saudi Arabia                       20%     37%      28%         11%     3%       14%      24%     32%      18%      11%       41%     47%     10%         1%     1%
               Serbia & Montenegro                44%     42%      10%          2%     1%       18%      34%     32%      16%       0%       70%     26%      3%         0%     0%
               Slovakia                            9%     18%      32%         32%    10%       12%      25%     36%      22%       5%       51%     39%      7%         3%     0%
               Slovenia                           53%     41%       6%          0%     0%       38%      47%     13%       3%       0%       84%     16%      0%         0%     0%
               Spain                              14%     27%      31%         22%     6%        7%      22%     39%      27%       4%       59%     32%      8%         2%     0%

2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                                  Listening Shields                        Reading and Writing Shields                       Speaking Shields
                                             5       4       3       2           1         5       4       3       2          1         5       4       3       2         1
               Country
                                       Shields Shields Shields Shields      Shield   Shields Shields Shields Shields     Shield   Shields Shields Shields Shields    Shield
               Sri Lanka                 17%     23%      35%         20%     5%       12%      27%     39%     18%        4%       56%     33%      9%         2%     0%
               Switzerland               29%     48%      19%          4%     0%       10%      27%     43%     18%        2%       58%     37%      4%         0%     0%
               Taiwan                    14%     31%      34%         18%     3%        5%      19%     45%     27%        4%       60%     33%      5%         2%     0%
               Thailand                  13%     23%      29%         26%     9%        8%      19%     38%     30%        5%       36%     41%     17%         6%     0%
               Turkey                    15%     24%      25%         26%    10%        8%      19%     36%     31%        6%       48%     35%     11%         5%     0%
               Ukraine                   22%     42%      28%          7%     0%        3%      25%     33%     36%        3%       58%     40%      1%         0%     0%
               United Arab Emirates       4%     39%      48%          9%     0%        9%      25%     57%      9%        0%       57%     43%      0%         0%     0%
               United Kingdom            64%     36%       0%          0%     0%       43%      36%     21%      0%        0%       92%      8%      0%         0%     0%
               Uruguay                   28%     29%      29%         13%     2%       10%      29%     43%     16%        1%       57%     37%      6%         0%     0%
               Vietnam                    5%     14%      30%         35%    16%        8%      26%     43%     20%        3%       41%     42%     13%         4%     0%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                       Certificate in English Language Skills, Preliminary
                                                        (CELS Preliminary)
                                     Average percentages in each grade for all sessions by country.

                                                                             Reading Grades
                                                                   Pass
                                                                                    Total Narrow
                           Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                    Pass     Fail
                                                                   Merit
                           Argentina                               24%      53%      77%       13%    10%
                           Brazil                                  25%      54%      79%       10%    11%
                           Chile                                   30%      45%      75%       14%    11%
                           Germany                                 44%      43%      87%        7%     7%
                           Mexico                                  28%      55%      83%        7%    10%
                           United Kingdom                          22%      50%      71%        9%    20%
                           Uruguay                                 27%      54%      81%       10%     9%

                                                                              Writing Grades
                                                                   Pass
                                                                                    Total Narrow
                           Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                    Pass     Fail
                                                                   Merit
                           Argentina                               41%      51%      92%        1%     7%
                           Brazil                                  18%      61%      78%       12%    10%
                           Mexico                                  33%      44%      77%       10%    13%
                           United Kingdom                          12%      55%      67%        6%    27%
                           Uruguay                                 19%      58%      76%        9%    15%

                                                                             Listening Grades
                                                                   Pass
                                                                                    Total Narrow
                           Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                    Pass     Fail
                                                                   Merit
                           Germany                                 34%      47%      80%        8%    12%
                           Mexico                                  16%      44%      59%       16%    25%
                           United Kingdom                          33%      49%      82%        7%    11%
                           Uruguay                                 34%      50%      84%        7%     9%

                                                                             Speaking Grades
                                                                   Pass
                                                                                    Total Narrow
                           Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                    Pass     Fail
                                                                   Merit
                           Argentina                               18%      79%      97%        3%     0%
                           Brazil                                  19%      75%      94%        5%     1%
                           Italy                                   18%      54%      72%        9%    18%
                           Switzerland                             27%      61%      88%       10%     2%
                           United Kingdom                          21%      73%      94%        3%     3%
                           Uruguay                                 26%      69%      95%        5%     0%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                       Certificate in English Language Skills, Vantage
                                                        (CELS Vantage)
                                    Average percentages in each grade for all sessions by country.

                                                                            Reading Grades
                                                                  Pass
                                                                                   Total Narrow
                          Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                   Pass     Fail
                                                                  Merit
                          Brazil                                  20%      49%      69%       11%    20%
                          Hungary                                  3%      24%      28%       13%    59%
                          Italy                                   25%      40%      64%        9%    27%
                          United Kingdom                           8%      49%      57%       12%    31%
                          Uruguay                                 21%      48%      69%        9%    21%

                                                                             Writing Grades
                                                                  Pass
                                                                                   Total Narrow
                          Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                   Pass     Fail
                                                                  Merit
                          Brazil                                  10%      71%      81%        7%    11%
                          Germany                                 21%      54%      75%        5%    20%
                          Hungary                                  3%      48%      52%       10%    38%
                          Italy                                    8%      59%      67%       12%    22%
                          United Kingdom                          10%      56%      67%        7%    26%
                          Uruguay                                 22%      52%      74%       13%    13%

                                                                            Listening Grades
                                                                  Pass
                                                                                   Total Narrow
                          Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                   Pass     Fail
                                                                  Merit
                          Brazil                                  19%      54%      73%       10%    17%
                          Hungary                                  3%      48%      51%       10%    39%
                          United Kingdom                          22%      53%      74%        9%    17%
                          Uruguay                                 22%      48%      70%        8%    22%

                                                                            Speaking Grades
                                                                  Pass
                                                                                   Total Narrow
                          Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                   Pass     Fail
                                                                  Merit
                          Brazil                                  17%      74%      92%        4%    4%
                          Germany                                  0%      77%      77%       16%    6%
                          Hungary                                 11%      80%      91%        4%    4%
                          Italy                                   29%      59%      88%        6%    6%
                          United Kingdom                          16%      73%      89%        7%    4%
                          Uruguay                                 17%      66%      83%       13%    4%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                        Certificate in English Language Skills, Higher
                                                         (CELS Higher)
                                    Average percentages in each grade for all sessions by country.

                                                                            Reading Grades
                                                                  Pass
                                                                                   Total Narrow
                          Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                   Pass     Fail
                                                                  Merit
                          Brazil                                  11%      50%      61%       10%    29%
                          United Kingdom                           7%      55%      62%       15%    23%
                          Uruguay                                 22%      35%      57%       16%    27%

                                                                             Writing Grades
                                                                  Pass
                                                                                   Total Narrow
                          Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                   Pass     Fail
                                                                  Merit
                          Brazil                                  29%      50%      79%        4%    17%
                          Hungary                                  9%      48%      57%       14%    30%
                          United Kingdom                           6%      51%      57%       18%    24%

                                                                            Listening Grades
                                                                  Pass
                                                                                   Total Narrow
                          Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                   Pass     Fail
                                                                  Merit
                          Brazil                                  18%      41%      59%       18%    24%
                          Hungary                                  5%      44%      49%       10%    41%
                          United Kingdom                          11%      63%      73%       16%    11%

                                                                            Speaking Grades
                                                                  Pass
                                                                                   Total Narrow
                          Country                                 with     Pass                      Fail
                                                                                   Pass     Fail
                                                                  Merit
                          Brazil                                  14%      71%      85%       11%    3%
                          United Kingdom                           6%      81%      87%        8%    5%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                             Teaching Knowledge Test, Module 1
                                                       (TKT Module 1)
                                           Average percentages in each Band by country.

                                                                            Bands
                               Country                            Band 4 Band 3 Band 2 Band 1
                               Argentina                            72%    27%     1%     0%
                               Australia                            28%    71%     1%     0%
                               Brazil                               50%    46%     4%     0%
                               Chile                                32%    67%     1%     0%
                               Italy                                66%    34%     0%     0%
                               Mexico                               37%    61%     2%     0%
                               New Zealand                          28%    64%     9%     0%
                               Peru                                 29%    60%    12%     0%
                               Russian Federation                   58%    40%     2%     0%
                               Thailand                             15%    75%    10%     0%
                               Uruguay                              61%    39%     0%     0%




                                             Teaching Knowledge Test, Module 2
                                                       (TKT Module 2)
                                           Average percentages in each Band by country.

                                                                            Bands
                               Country                            Band 4 Band 3 Band 2 Band 1
                               Argentina                            65%    32%     3%     0%
                               Australia                            32%    68%     0%     0%
                               Brazil                               64%    35%     1%     0%
                               Chile                                40%    57%     3%     1%
                               New Zealand                          36%    61%     3%     0%
                               Peru                                 38%    56%     6%     0%
                               Thailand                             23%    67%    10%     0%
                               Uruguay                              65%    35%     0%     0%




                                             Teaching Knowledge Test, Module 3
                                                       (TKT Module 3)
                                           Average percentages in each Band by country.

                                                                            Bands
                               Country                            Band 4 Band 3 Band 2 Band 1
                               Argentina                            53%    45%     2%     0%
                               Australia                            19%    78%     2%     0%
                               Brazil                               55%    44%     0%     0%
                               Chile                                38%    61%     0%     1%
                               Ecuador                              18%    77%     5%     0%
                               Iran, Islamic Republic of            44%    56%     0%     0%
                               Italy                                57%    43%     0%     0%
                               Japan                                30%    41%    30%     0%
                               Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (Libya)       37%    51%    12%     0%
                               New Zealand                          24%    68%     8%     0%
                               Peru                                 25%    65%    10%     0%
                               Taiwan                               32%    63%     5%     0%
                               Thailand                             22%    59%    17%     1%
                               Uruguay                              50%    49%     1%     0%
                               Vietnam                              37%    62%     1%     0%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics
                                       Diploma in English Language Teaching to Adults
                                                           (DELTA)
                                 Average percentages in each grade for all sessions by country.
                             PLEASE NOTE only listed are countries with a candidature greater than 10.

                                                                              Grades
                                                             Pass with           Total
                        Country                                           Pass               Fail Referral
                                                            Distinction          Pass
                        Brazil                                      0%    70%     70%       10%      20%
                        Czech Republic                              6%    76%     82%        0%      18%
                        Hungary                                     9%    36%     45%        0%      55%
                        Italy                                       0%    53%     53%        0%      47%
                        Poland                                      0%    61%     61%        7%      32%
                        Spain                                       5%    65%     70%        2%      29%
                        Turkey                                      0%    65%     65%        9%      26%
                        United Kingdom                              2%    60%     62%        3%      35%
                        Vietnam                                     0%    67%     67%        0%      33%




2005 Cambridge ESOL Grade Statistics

								
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