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Figure CL-S-15. Standard errors for Figure 15: Percentage distribution of 15-year-old students on PISA science literacy scale, by proficiency level and jurisdiction: 2006


Jurisdiction Levels 5-6
(>633)
Levels 2–4
(410–633)
Level 1
(335–410)
Below level 1
(<335)
Finland 0.8 0.8 0.4 0.1
New Zealand 0.8 0.9 0.6 0.4
Hong Kong-China 0.9 1.2 0.7 0.4
Japan 0.8 1.1 0.7 0.4
Chinese Taipei 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.3
Australia 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.3
Canada 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.3
United Kingdom 0.6 0.9 0.6 0.5
Netherlands 0.9 1.4 0.9 0.4
Slovenia 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.3
Liechtenstein 1.7 2.4 2.1 1.0
Germany 0.7 1.1 1.0 0.7
Czech Republic 0.9 1.2 0.8 0.6
Estonia 0.8 0.8 0.6 0.2
Switzerland 0.8 0.9 0.6 0.5
Korea, Republic of 1.1 1.3 0.8 0.5
Belgium 0.5 1.0 0.6 0.7
Austria 0.8 1.3 1.0 0.9
Ireland 0.7 1.0 0.8 0.5
United States 0.7 1.3 0.9 0.9
France 0.7 1.5 1.0 0.7
Sweden 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.4
Hungary 0.6 1.0 0.8 0.3
Denmark 0.7 1.0 0.8 0.6
Poland 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.4
Iceland 0.5 0.9 0.8 0.5
Norway 0.5 1.2 0.8 0.8
Luxembourg 0.4 0.7 0.7 0.4
Slovak Republic 0.5 1.0 0.9 0.6
Macao-China 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.2
Israel 0.6 1.4 1.0 1.2
Croatia 0.5 1.0 0.7 0.4
Lithuania 0.7 1.0 0.8 0.4
Spain 0.4 0.8 0.7 0.4
Italy 0.3 0.9 0.6 0.5
Russian Federation 0.5 1.4 1.1 0.7
Latvia 0.4 1.1 1.0 0.5
Greece 0.4 1.2 0.9 0.9
Portugal 0.4 1.4 1.0 0.8
Bulgaria 0.6 2.2 1.3 1.7
Chile 0.3 2.0 1.5 1.1
Uruguay 0.2 1.4 1.1 1.2
Turkey 0.3 1.5 1.3 0.8
Serbia 0.2 1.6 1.2 0.9
Jordan 0.2 1.2 0.9 0.9
Brazil 0.2 1.4 1.0 1.0
Romania 2.4 1.6 1.5
Argentina 2.5 1.4 2.3
Thailand 1.2 1.0 0.8
Qatar 0.4 0.6 0.6
Montenegro 0.9 1.2 0.8
Mexico 1.4 0.9 1.2
Colombia 1.8 1.6 1.7
Tunisia 1.4 0.9 1.1
Kyrgyzstan 1.0 1.1 1.6
Indonesia 3.4 2.2 1.7
Azerbaijan 1.9 1.6 1.5
† Not applicable.

SOURCE: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Program for International Student Assessment (PISA), 2006.

 
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