A-level results 2019: Sociology

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

Compiled by Education Datalab, the tables show entries have increased, rising from 32,378 last year to 35,833 this year.

The proportion reaching the top grades has remained largely the same. This year, 4.7 per cent got an A*, down from 4.9 per cent last year, but the proportion getting an A or A* remained unchanged at 18.1 per cent.

For other subjects, visit our main subject tables page.

A-level Sociology results: England

A-level Sociology 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.