GCSE, AS and A Level Dance Statistics

GCSE, AS and A Level and Dance Statistics since 2009:

GCSE

Year Number GCSE Dance Candidates % increase/ decrease on the previous year
2008/09 16,589  –
2009/10 15,884 -4%
2010/11 13,443 -15%
2011/12 12,592 -6%
2012/13 11,856 -6%
2013/14 12,200 3%
2014/15 11,865 -3%
2015/16 10,762 -9%
2016/17 9,401 -13%
2017/18 8,724 -9%
2018/19 9,418 +8%

 

GCSE Dance data is collected from AQA, the Awarding Body for GCSE Dance.

AS-LEVEL

Year Number AS Dance Candidates % increase/ decrease on the previous year
2008/09 3561  –
2009/10 3639 +2%
2010/11 3801 +4%
2011/12 3417 -10%
2012/13 3146 -8%
2013/14 3192 +1%
2014/15 2744 -14%
2015/16 2368 -14%
2016/17 545 -76%
2017/18 232 -57%
2018/19 97 -58%

 

A-LEVEL

Year Number A-Level Dance Candidates % increase/ decrease on the previous year
2008/09 1966  –
2009/10 2261 +15%
2010/11 2284 +1%
2011/12 2085 -9%
2012/13 1979 -5%
2013/14 1892 -4%
2014/15 1875 -1%
2015/16 1582 -16%
2016/17 1455 -8%
2017/18 1316 -10%
2018/19 1102 -16%