Social Work - board exam passing rates

Displaying the Social Workers 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)
July 2017 74% 65% passing rates by schools
July 2015 82% 68% passing rates by schools
June 2014 73% 54%
June 2013 75% 55%
June 2012 78% 62%
June 2011 76% 64%
June 2010 71% 58%
June 2009 68% 53%
June 2008 - 53%
June 2007 - 47%
June 2006 - 52%


Passing Rates by Regions

Region Passing Rate (first timers only)
Region V (Bicol Region) 92% 960 of 1,038
ARMM (ARMM) 89% 997 of 1,108
NCR (Metro Manila) 88% 1,147 of 1,293
Region VII (Central Visayas) 85% 325 of 380
Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) 84% 347 of 411
CAR (Cordillera Administrative Region) 82% 622 of 752
Region IV-A (Calabarzon) 81% 410 of 503
Region VI (Western Visayas) 77% 494 of 635
Region IV-B (Mimaropa) 77% 399 of 515
Region XI (Davao) 75% 668 of 890
Region III (Central Luzon) 74% 490 of 654
Region II (Cagayan Valley) 72% 308 of 422
Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) 62% 919 of 1,459
Region X (Northern Mindanao) 62% 426 of 680
Region XII (Soccsksargen) 57% 831 of 1,455
Region I (Ilocos Region) 49% 279 of 564
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