Tamil Nadu class 10 board results have been declared. The overall pass percentage stands at 94.4.
Among districts, virudhunagar has the highest pass percentage at 98.55 followed by Kanyakumari at 98.17%. In Chennai, the figure is 93.86.
Over 38,611 students scored 481 (96%) or more out of a total of 500. 13759 scored a maximum 100% in Mathematics and 17481 in Science. In Social Science, 61, 115 students scored full marks. But none could score 100% in English this time, compared to 51 last year.
5059 schools in the state saw 100% candidates pass the exams.
Private schools in the state have fared better, with the pass percentage of 98.54 being significantly better than the average.