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Comparison of change in average reading scores from 2011 to 2013 in the reported NAEP estimates and the full population estimates (FPE), grade 4: By state
Jurisdiction Reported FPE Reported-FPE
difference
2013 2011 2013-2011 2013 2011 2013-2011
Alabama 218.6 220.3 -1.7 217.8 218.7 -0.9 -0.8
Alaska 209.3 207.9 1.4 208.4 206.8 1.6 -0.2
Arizona 213.1 212.4 0.7 212.4 211.3 1.1 -0.3
Arkansas 218.5 216.5 2.0 217.8 215.7 2.2 -0.1
California 212.5 211.4 1.2 210.7 209.9 0.8 0.3
Colorado1 226.7 223.4 3.2 * 225.6 222.4 3.2 0.1
Connecticut 229.6 227.4 2.2 228.7 226.0 2.6 -0.5
Delaware 225.8 225.1 0.6 222.8 221.0 1.8 -1.1
District of Columbia 205.6 200.6 5.0 * 204.8 199.0 5.8 * -0.8
DoDEA2 232.1 229.5 2.6 * 229.0 226.0 3.0 * -0.4
Florida 227.5 224.5 2.9 226.0 223.3 2.7 0.3
Georgia 221.8 220.8 1.0 219.2 217.2 2.0 -1.0
Hawaii 214.8 213.6 1.2 213.6 212.4 1.2 0.0
Idaho 219.3 220.8 -1.5 218.2 219.4 -1.1 -0.4
Illinois 218.5 219.4 -0.8 217.9 218.3 -0.3 -0.5
Indiana 225.3 220.7 4.6 * 224.1 220.0 4.1 * 0.5
Iowa 223.8 220.7 3.1 * 223.1 219.9 3.1 * 0.0
Kansas 223.4 223.6 -0.2 222.3 222.0 0.3 -0.4
Kentucky 224.4 225.1 -0.7 222.5 220.2 2.3 -3.0
Louisiana 210.5 210.4 0.0 209.8 209.7 0.2 -0.1
Maine 224.8 222.0 2.8 * 223.9 221.3 2.7 * 0.1
Maryland 232.1 230.8 1.3 224.5 225.6 -1.1 2.3
Massachusetts 232.4 236.8 -4.4 * 230.8 233.9 -3.1 * -1.3
Michigan 217.4 218.9 -1.5 215.0 216.4 -1.4 -0.1
Minnesota 227.0 222.3 4.7 * 225.4 221.2 4.2 * 0.6
Mississippi 208.5 209.2 -0.7 208.2 208.6 -0.4 -0.3
Missouri 222.3 220.3 2.0 221.6 219.3 2.2 -0.3
Montana 223.0 225.1 -2.2 * 221.2 222.4 -1.2 -1.0
Nebraska 223.3 223.3 -0.1 221.0 220.7 0.3 -0.4
Nevada 213.8 212.6 1.2 212.9 211.9 1.0 0.2
New Hampshire 232.0 230.4 1.6 230.7 229.1 1.6 0.0
New Jersey 228.7 231.2 -2.5 227.8 227.1 0.7 -3.2
New Mexico 205.8 208.0 -2.3 205.2 205.1 0.1 -2.3
New York 223.8 222.5 1.3 223.1 221.3 1.7 -0.4
North Carolina 222.2 221.4 0.9 221.0 219.9 1.2 -0.3
North Dakota1 224.1 225.6 -1.5 * 221.5 222.1 -0.6 -0.9
Ohio 223.9 223.8 0.1 222.5 220.5 2.0 -1.9
Oklahoma1 217.0 215.5 1.5 215.9 212.4 3.4 * -1.9
Oregon 219.1 216.4 2.7 217.2 214.4 2.9 -0.2
Pennsylvania 226.4 227.2 -0.8 225.1 225.2 -0.1 -0.8
Rhode Island 222.8 222.5 0.3 221.9 221.3 0.6 -0.3
South Carolina 213.6 214.9 -1.3 212.4 212.8 -0.5 -0.8
South Dakota 217.9 219.8 -1.9 216.1 217.8 -1.6 -0.2
Tennessee 219.7 214.6 5.1 * 217.8 210.3 7.5 * -2.4
Texas 216.9 218.3 -1.4 214.1 213.2 1.0 -2.4
Utah 222.8 220.4 2.4 220.6 217.7 2.9 -0.5
Vermont1 228.0 226.8 1.2 227.3 225.3 1.9 * -0.7
Virginia 228.6 226.4 2.2 227.4 224.4 3.1 -0.9
Washington 225.0 220.5 4.5 * 223.1 218.7 4.4 * 0.1
West Virginia 214.7 214.4 0.3 213.5 213.1 0.4 -0.1
Wisconsin 220.8 221.2 -0.4 219.7 219.9 -0.3 -0.2
Wyoming1 225.8 224.1 1.8   225.1 222.9 2.1 * -0.4
* Statistically significant change.
1The significance of the trend results from the officially reported sample for this jurisdiction would be different under the scenario.
2Department of Defense Education Activity (domestic and overseas schools).
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2011 and 2013 Reading Assessments.

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Last updated 05 November 2013 (FW)
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