NAEP - Expanded Population Estimate TUDA Grade 8 Reading

Comparison of change in average reading scores from 2007 to 2009 in the official NAEP reported sample and the full population estimates, grade 8: By district
Jurisdiction Reported estimate Full population estimates (FPE) Difference (reported
minus FPE)
Large city 2.5 * 3.0 * -0.5
Atlanta 4.8 * 6.9 * -2.1
Austin 4.3   2.8   1.5
Boston 3.5   1.0   2.5
Charlotte -0.2   0.6   -0.8
Chicago -0.5   0.6 -1.1
Cleveland -3.9   -3.8 -0.1
District of Columbia -0.5   -0.6 0.1
Houston 0.1   0.8   -0.7
Los Angeles 3.4 * 3.5 * -0.1
New York City 3.2   3.0 0.2
San Diego 4.5   4.9   -0.4
* Statistically significant change.
NOTE: Differences are calculated using unrounded numbers.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2007 and 2009 Reading Assessments.

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Last updated 11 May 2010 (FW)