A-level results 2019: Classical subjects

These are the trend tables for A-level Classical subjects, 2015-2019.

Compiled by Education Datalab, the tables show entries have fallen, from 5,449 last year to 4,949 this year.

The proportion reaching the top grades has also decreased, with 9.3 per cent getting an A*, down from 9.4 per cent last year, and 34.4 per cent getting an A or A* compared to 35.8 per cent last year. A total of 99.2 per cent got an E or above, up from 98.8 per cent last year.

For other subjects, visit our main subject tables page.

A-level Classical subjects results: England

A-level Classical subjects entries: England

For our own analysis, you can read about the 5 key trends in England’s data, to find out which subjects are increasing or declining in popularity, or our stories on girls overtaking boys in science and Spanish becoming the most popular language.

You can also read our headline story on the slump in top grades, with the proportion of pupils getting A or A* reaching its lowest level in 12 years.