In total 815749 candidates were registered for class XII examination this year. This amounts for an increase of about 5.94% candidates over that of last year.
- Pass percentage of 2011 = 80.88
- Pass percentage of 2012 = 80.19
Girls do better than boys. Pass percentage of girls is 86.21 as compared to that of boys which is 75.80.
Pass percentage of regular students is 82.51 as compared to 38.85 of private/ patrachar candidates.
Over all pass percentage of Chennai Region is 90.59 which is the highest as compared to other Regions.