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SSC CGL Exam Analysis | Comparison With Last 4 Years

SSC CGL Exam Analysis: SSC CGL is considered to be one of the biggest examinations to be conducted for graduate students in India. SSC conducts SSC CGL every year to recruit staff for various posts in the various Ministries and Departments of the Government of India and in its Subordinate Offices. As a job in SSC CGL offers a lucrative pay scale, job security with decent career growth prospects it is one of the most sought-after graduate exams. The SSC CGL 2021 exam was conducted from 13th to 24th August 2021 and SSC CGL 2022 is scheduled to be conducted in the month of April 2022. The exam analysis will help the aspirants who are preparing for SSC CGL.

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Previous Year SSC CGL Exam Analysis

General Intelligence For SSC CGL 

For your convenience, we are providing an exact number of questions asked from different topics from the Reasoning Section in Previous Year SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam and in the SSC CGL 2020 Exam.

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2016 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2017 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2018-19 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2019-20 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2020-21
1 Analogy 3 3 3-4 3 3
2 Odd One Out 3 3 2-3 2 4
3 Series 2 2 2 1 3
4 Statement & Conclusions 1 1 1 1 1
5 Directions 1
6 Sequence (Acc. to Dictionary) 1 1 1(Phenomena based sequence) 1 1
7 Word Formation 1 1
8 Coding-Decoding 2 3 3 4 3
9 Mathematical Operations 1 1 3 2
10 Matrix 1 1
11 Blood Relation (Age calculation) 1 1 1 1 1
12 Mirror Image 1 1 1 1 1
13 Venn Diagram 1 1 1 1 1
14 Paper Folding Image 1 1 1 1 1
15 Missing Term 1 1 2 2
16 Calendar 1 1
17 Cube 1 1 1 1
18 Counting Figure 1 1 1 1 1
19 Complete Figure 1 1 1 1 1
20 Hidden Figure 1 1 1 1 1
Total Questions 25 25 25 25 25

English Language For SSC CGL 

Go through the below table accurately summing up the number of questions from the English language which was asked in SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam.

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2016 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2017 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2018-19 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2019-20 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2020-21
1 Fill in the Blanks 3 2 2 2 2
2 Sentence Improvement 5 2 2 2 2
3 Error Detection 3 2 2 2 2
4 Sentence Rearrangement 2 2 2 2
5 Idioms and Phrases 6 2 2 2 2
6 Synonyms 1 2 2 2 2
7 Antonyms 1 2 2 2 2
8 Active Passive 1 2 1 1
9 Direct Indirect/ Narration 1 1 1
10 One Word Substitution 2 2 2 2
11 Spelling Correction 1 2 2 2 2
12 Passage Reading Comprehension (5) Cloze Test (5) Cloze Test (5) Comprehension (5) Comprehension (5)
Total Questions 25 25 25 25 25

Quantitative Aptitude For SSC CGL

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2016 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2017 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2018-19 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2019-20 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2020-21
1 Ratio 1 1 2 1 1
2 Average 1 1 2 1
3 Number System 1 1 2 2
4 Simplification 1 1 1
5 Time & Work 1 1 1
6 Time, Speed & Distance 1 1 1 1 1
7 S.I. & C.I. 1 1 1 1 1
8 Profit & Loss 2 2 1 2 2
9 Coordinate Geometry
10 Geometry 5 4 2 2 3
11 Mensuration 2 1 3 3 2
12 Trigonometry 2 3 4 3 3
12 Percentage 1 1 1 1 1
12 Algebra 4 4 1 3 4
13 DI 4 4 4 4 4
Total Questions 25 25 25 25 25

General Awareness For SSC CGL

Below we have provided a number of questions from the relevant topics in the previous year’s exam of SSC CGL and SSC CGL 2020 Exam To let you remove your doubts regarding the weightage of particular topics.

S.No. Topics No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2016 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2017 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2018-19 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2019-20 No. Of Questions asked in SSC CGL 2020-21
1 History 3 2 3 4 3
2 Polity 3 3 2
3 Geography 1 3 2 1 4
4 Economics 4 2 1 1
5 Static Awareness 3 2 2 5 3
6 Biology 4 1 3 3 2
7 Chemistry 3 3 4 1 1
8 Physics 2 4 1 1 2
9 Computer 1 1
10 Current Affairs 1 4 5-6 10 9
Total Questions 25 25 25 25 25

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