Eastern Cape Matric Results 2016 – 2020

Eastern Cape Matric Results 2016 – 2020

The Eastern Cape province does not hold the greatest reputation in their matric pass performance. Are you a student in Eastern Cape? You can look up your results here, by using your exam number.

Year by year

Here is how the Eastern Cape province performed from 2016 until 2019 


In 2016, the Eastern Cape performed as the province with the lowest pass rate in South Africa. The Eastern Cape had a pass rate of 63.3%


In 2017, the Eastern Cape achieved a 2.5% incline, giving the Eastern Cape a pass rate of 65.8%.


This year, the province had a massive improvement moving from 65.8% in 2017 to 70.6% in your 2018.  The Eastern Cape had finally moved into the 70 percentile range.


The Eastern Cape achieved yet another increase this year, moving from 70.6% to 76.5%.


Here’s what educational specialist, Jan Badenhorst says, “I think the Eastern Cape will take a small dip down to 73%, because of all the disruption of the covid-19 lockdown. There has been a lot of additional help for the 2020 matric students, with things like free TV lessons and free study guides from the Department of Basic Education.”

Author: Omega Fumba

Last Updated: 18 November 2020

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