January blog is now online: Gender gap in STEM subjects

Based on the Big Numbers published earlier this week, this blog discusses the gender gap in the uptake of STEM subjects at GCSE and A level. Examining a cohort of students who took their GCSEs in 2011 and their A levels in 2013, we found that the size of the gender gap increases between GCSEs and A levels and it also varies greatly across subjects.
 
Read more in the blog here.