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November 11, 1994

The proportion of Scottish pupils staying on in the sixth year has more than doubled over ten years, from 20.5 per cent in 1983 to 41.7 per cent in 1993. Forty-eight per cent of female school leavers passed at least one Higher, compared to 38 per cent of boys.

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