Girls have once again outshone boys in the class XII Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) examination 2012. The results were announced this morning. Once again, Chennai region has the highest pass percentage with 90.59 as compared to other regions.
The overall pass percentage this year has gone down marginally to 80.19 from 80.88 in 2011. While the pass percentage of girls stood at 86.21, the boys could only manage 75.80.
82.51 percent regular students have secured pass marks as compared to 38.85 of private/patrachar candidates.
The results are available on the websites www.results.nic.in, www.cbseresults.nic.in and www.cbse.nic.in. Students can also get their results on email by registering themselves on these websites.
Students can also dial 011-24357276 to get their results. Besides, they can get their results through SMSes.
The results for class X CBSE examination were declared on May 24, which recorded a pass percentage of 98.19. Girls outshone boys by aggregating a pass percentage of of 98.48 per cent as compared to 97.98 per cent in case of boys.