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The Towns With The Lowest Driving Test Pass Rates Have Been Revealed

The Towns With The Lowest Driving Test Pass Rates Have Been Revealed

The RSA have published a list of the pass rates of all of it's driving test locations in 2016.

Those taking their driving test in Ennis should breath easy as 73.25% of people who took their test in Ennis passed.

Churchtown in Dublin was the test centre with the worst pass rate. In fact Dublin did not fare well on the whole, with 6 test centres in the county ranking in the 10 lowest rated test centres.

The overall average success rate across all of the centres was 53.65%.

Here's a breakdown of the ten best and ten worst centres to do your driving exam.

The ten towns with the highest pass rate:

1) Ennis 73.25%

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2) Newcastle West 70.64%

3) Roscommon 70.17%

4) Clifden 70.12%

5) Sligo 69.63%

6) Kilrush 66.38%

7) Tralee 64.55%

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8) Carrick-On-Shannon 63.31

9) Tralee 64.55%

10) Donegal 62.12

The ten towns with the lowest pass rate:

1) Churchtown 42.41%

2) Dun Laoghaire 45.16%

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3) Tallaght 45.22%

4) Raheny 46.53%

5) Rathgar 47.44%

6) Finglas 48.05%

7) Wicklow 48.87%

8) Naas 49.16

9) Thurles 52.26%

10) Wexford 51.57%

Here's the full list as published on the RSA's website:

Athlone 61.93
Ballina 59.62
Birr 56.48
Buncrana 58.51
Carlow 54.26
Carrick-on-Shannon 63.31
Castlebar 58.16
Cavan 56.78
Churchtown (Opened for testing on 20/01/2016) 42.41
Clifden 70.12
Clonmel 57.08
Cork 52.64
Donegal 62.12
Dun Laoghaire (Opened for testing on 20/01/2016. Closed since 11/06/2016) 45.16
Dundalk 52.53
Dungarvan 53.98
Ennis 73.25
Finglas 48.05
Galway 61.96
Gorey 55.11
Kilkenny 52.10
Killarney 61.78
Kilrush 66.38
Letterkenny 53.89
Limerick 57.66
Longford 60.18
Loughrea 62.93
Mallow 61.39
Monaghan 55.72
Mullingar 59.95
Naas 49.16
Navan 53.61
Nenagh 56.89
Newcastle West 70.64
Portlaoise 51.93
Raheny 46.53
Rathgar (Closed since 16/01/2016) 47.44
Roscommon 70.17
Shannon 50.74
Skibbereen 59.64
Sligo 69.63
Tallaght 45.22
Thurles 52.26
Tipperary 53.81
Tralee 64.55
Tuam 61.52
Tullamore 59.19
Waterford 58.84
Wexford 51.57
Wicklow 48.87
Overall Average 53.65

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