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Figure CL-S-13. Standard errors for Figure 13: Change in average TIMSS science scores of fourth-grade students in selected jurisdictions, by jurisdiction: 1995 to 2007


Average score Jurisdiction, ordered by 2007 score Change in
score
1995 2007
4.8 4.1 Singapore 6.3
3.3 3.5 Hong Kong SAR 4.8
1.8 2.1 Japan 2.7
4.9 2.3 Latvia (LSS) 5.4
3.1 2.9 England 4.2
3.3 2.7 United States 4.2
3.4 3.3 Hungary 4.8
3.6 3.3 Australia 4.9
3.6 2.5 Austria 4.4
3.2 2.6 Netherlands 4.1
3.1 1.9 Slovenia 3.7
3.0 3.1 Czech Republic 4.4
5.3 2.6 New Zealand 5.9
4.5 2.3 Scotland 5.0
3.7 3.5 Norway 5.1
4.6 4.3 Iran, Islamic Republic of 6.2

SOURCE: International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA), Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS), 1995 and 2007.