Chemistry - board exam passing rates

Displaying the Chemistry Licensure Exam overall passing rates for each exam, as well as the accumulated passing rate by region.

Overall Passing Rates

Exam Date Passing Rate
(First Timers)
Passing Rate
(Overall)
October 2017 55% 44% passing rates by schools
October 2016 64% 54% passing rates by schools
September 2015 61% 53%
September 2014 66% 59%
September 2013 63% 56%
September 2012 53% 45%
September 2011 58% 52%
September 2010 62% 56%
September 2009 61% 53%
September 2008 - 47%
September 2007 - 50%
September 2006 - 48%


Passing Rates by Regions

Region Passing Rate (first timers only)
Region IV-A (Calabarzon) 74% 323 of 434
NCR (Metro Manila) 70% 1,588 of 2,238
Region VII (Central Visayas) 68% 161 of 236
ARMM (ARMM) 58% 54 of 92
Region XI (Davao) 55% 38 of 68
Region VI (Western Visayas) 53% 123 of 229
Region X (Northern Mindanao) 50% 244 of 481
Region XII (Soccsksargen) 49% 50 of 102
Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) 42% 42 of 100
Region III (Central Luzon) 42% 138 of 321
Region V (Bicol Region) 39% 139 of 354
Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) 39% 85 of 215
Region II (Cagayan Valley) 1% 1 of 59
Region I (Ilocos Region) 0% of 2
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