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CBSE class XII Results 2016; Girls outperform boys in the exam and Delhi girl scores 99.04 percent

Keeping The Trend Intact, The Girls Once Again Have Outperformed The Boys. Pass Percentage Of Girls Is 88.58 As Compared To That Of Boys Which Is 78.85.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Nivedita R | Updated on: 21 May 2016, 01:09:13 PM
Girls outperform boys in class 12 CBSE examination

New Delhi :

Class XII Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Results 2016 have been declared on Saturday. The exams were conducted in the month of March. This year, a delhi girl, Sukriti Gupta tops the examination with flying colours scoring 99.04 per cent in the exam.

Students can check the results in CBSE’s official website,,, or call the toll free number 1800 11 8004, if there are any queries. 

Besides for the first time, this year, CBSE will provide Class XII digital mark sheets in DigiLocker at, and the results will be available on an android mobile app. 

Also, students can obtain their results through IVRS system by calling Ph: 011- 24300699 and 011 -28127030. 

For the second consecutive year, CBSE has declared results of all ten regions on the same day, said the Board. This year in total 1065179 candidates were registered for class XII examination which amounts to an increase of about 2.38 % candidates over that of last year, said CBSE in a statement. 

Keeping the trend intact, the girls once again have outperformed the boys. Pass percentage of Girls is 88.58 as compared to that of Boys which is 78.85. 

The overall pass percentage this year is 83.05 as compared to last year’s pass percentage of 82. Besides, over all pass percentage of Thiruvanathapuram region is 97.61 which is the highest as compared to other regions, followed by Chennai which is 92.63%. 

CBSE class 12 examination was held from 1 March to 26 April this year.

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First Published : 21 May 2016, 12:39:00 PM