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Statistics - Higher School Certificate 1971-1978

Total Candidature by Subject

Subject

1971

1972

1973

1974

1975

1976

1977

1978

Mathematics

26,687

29,451

28,605

28,515

30,092

31,565

31,709

32,373

Maths in Society

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Science

23,973

26,377

26,307

26,584

28,581

37,362

5,369

5,074

Science 3/4 unit

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Science Multi PH/CH/BIO

 

 

 

 

 

 

2,113

1,964

Science Multi PH/CH/GEO

 

 

 

 

 

 

232

195

Science (Physics)

 

 

 

 

 

 

7,302

7,842

Science (Chemistry)

 

 

 

 

 

 

7,151

8,073

Science (Biology)

 

 

 

 

 

 

15,247

15,577

Science (Geology)

 

 

 

 

 

 

1,102

1,032

English

28,973

31,864

31,280

31,112

33,097

35,533

35,205

35,292

Agriculture

1,319

1,361

1,209

1,263

1,338

1,384

1,430

1,501

History Modern

12,324

13,357

12,734

12,775

13,568

14,648

13,822

13,658

History Ancient

5,239

6,020

6,256

6,140

6,595

7,258

7,274

6,815

Geography

15,475

17,306

17,407

16,838

17,759

17,044

16,812

16,580

Economics

15,229

16,808

15,153

14,580

15,536

14,873

14,290

14,441

Economics & Society

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Society and Culture

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

French

4,551

4,145

3,673

3,424

3,089

2,847

2,347

2,242

German

1,239

1,209

1,058

1,059

1,069

1,068

985

1,037

Latin

864

685

493

400

329

246

233

187

Greek

44

47

32

31

33

 

 

 

Modern Greek

 

 

 

 

 

149

262

300

Classical Greek

 

 

 

 

 

20

15

18

Italian

117

152

174

154

172

213

230

285

Spanish

34

51

63

58

91

44

74

76

Indonesian

 

 

 

 

 

731

690

619

Bahasa Indonesia

934

997

788

779

793

 

 

 

Russian

43

53

42

36

41

33

33

41

Dutch

37

51

27

26

22

29

15

13

Hebrew

24

10

22

18

27

38

49

44

Chinese

197

157

86

101

120

160

191

213

Japanese

21

24

31

42

51

65

56

68

Slovenian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arabic

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Estonian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Czech

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5

Hungarian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11

Latvian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

20

Lithuanian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

Polish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7

Serbo-Croatian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

31

Serbian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Croatian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Turkish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

22

Ukrainian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

28

Macedonian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vietnamese

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Music (Board)

334

346

344

373

466

455

565

646

Music(AMEB)

586

635

657

628

548

418

277

272

Music (ASCM)

 

 

 

 

 

20

24

 

Art

2,793

3,217

3,586

3,693

4,217

4,419

4,454

4,524

Industrial Arts

2,847

3,132

3,187

2,961

3,240

3,433

3,273

3,117

Industrial Technology

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Engineering Science

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Textiles & Design

506

504

613

595

645

1,203

1,394

1,715

Food & Textile Science

 

 

 

 

 

31

72

15

Home Science

576

709

791

969

1,117

1,983

2,463

3,112

Sheep Husbandry

34

22

18

22

26

34

31

60

Farm Mechanics

38

27

31

34

20

33

29

39

General Studies

22,735

27,100

5,277

26,032

27,431

16,661

18,510

18,947

Rural Technology

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Candidates

30,691

32,840

32,833

32,329

34,899

36,157

35,754

35,654



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