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Pass rates

Entry-t0-practice exam pass rates for BC-educated nurses

Note that the NCLEX-RN in 2015 replaced the CRNE as the entry-to-practice exam for RNs in Canada.

Year

Exam

Total Writers

Passes

Fails

Pass
Rate (%)

2010

CRNE

1,314

1,219

​95

92.8

2011

CRNE

1,409

1,285

1​24

91.2

2012

CRNE

1,380

1,258

12​2

91.2

2013

CRNE

1,431

1,294

137

90.4

2014

CRNE

1,487

1,373

114

92​.3

2015

NCLEX

1,305

1,261

44

*96.​6

2016

NCLEX

1,497

1,389

108

**92.8

*Cumulative pass rate to end of 2016​​​

**Year-end pass rate

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