NAEP - Expanded Population Estimate Grade 4 Mathematics

Comparison of change in average mathematics scores from 2005 to 2007 in the reported NAEP estimate and the full population estimates, grade 4: By state
State/jurisdiction Reported estimate Full population estimates (FPE) Difference (reported
minus FPE)
Alabama 3.4 * 3.2 * 0.2
Alaska 1.8   1.6   0.2
Arizona 2.1   2.4   -0.3
Arkansas 2.1   1.8   0.3
California -0.3   -0.1   -0.2
Colorado 1.0   1.2   -0.2
Connecticut 0.6   0.8   -0.2
DoDEA1 1.3   1.0   0.3
Delaware 2.1 * 2.5 * -0.4
District of Columbia 2.6 * 2.4 * 0.2
Florida 3.1 * 2.9 * 0.2
Georgia 1.6   1.6   0.0
Hawaii 4.2 * 4.6 * -0.4
Idaho -0.7   -1.0   0.3
Illinois 4.2 * 3.8 * 0.4
Indiana 5.1 * 4.3 * 0.8
Iowa 2.9 * 3.2 * -0.3
Kansas 2.1   1.9   0.2
Kentucky 3.6 * 3.5 * 0.1
Louisiana -0.2   0.1   -0.3
Maine 1.7   1.5   0.2
Maryland 1.9   1.6   0.3
Massachusetts 5.1 * 4.8 * 0.3
Michigan -0.1   -0.2   0.1
Minnesota 1.3   0.9   0.4
Mississippi 0.9   1.5   -0.6
Missouri 4.4 * 3.7 * 0.7
Montana 3.0 * 2.6 * 0.4
Nebraska 0.3   0.0   0.3
Nevada 1.9   1.8   0.1
New Hampshire 2.9 * 2.7 * 0.2
New Jersey 4.6 * 4.9 * -0.3
New Mexico 4.0 * 3.6 * 0.4
New York 4.4 * 4.7 * -0.3
North Carolina 0.4   0.4   0.0
North Dakota 2.7 * 1.9 * 0.8
Ohio 2.4   1.2   1.2
Oklahoma 2.8 * 2.6 * 0.2
Oregon -2.3   -1.6   -0.7
Pennsylvania 3.4 * 3.5 * -0.1
Rhode Island 2.4   2.4   0.0
South Carolina -1.2   -0.3   -0.9
South Dakota -0.4   -0.2   -0.2
Tennessee 1.1   -0.1   1.2
Texas 0.3   0.6   -0.3
Utah 0.6   0.6   0.0
Vermont 2.8 * 3.0 * -0.2
Virginia 3.0 * 2.9 * 0.1
Washington 0.9   0.8   0.1
West Virginia 5.5 * 5.6 * -0.1
Wisconsin 3.6 * 3.2 * 0.4
Wyoming 0.9   0.8   0.1
* Statistically significant change.
1 Department of Defense Education Activity (overseas and domestic schools).
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2005 and 2007 Mathematics Assessments.

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Last updated 18 September 2007 (RF)