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Special Analysis 2006

U.S. Student and Adult Performance on International Assessments of Educational Achievement

Table 7. Average ALL numeracy scores of adults ages 16–65, by country: 2003

NOTE: Participants were scored on a 500-point scale.

SOURCE: Lemke, M., Miller, D., Johnston, J., Krenzke, T., Alvarez-Rojas, L., Kastberg, D., and Jocelyn, L. (2005). Highlights From the 2003 International Adult Literacy and Lifeskills Survey (ALL) (Revised) (NCES 2005–117rev), table 1. Data from Statistics Canada and Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Adult Literacy and Lifeskills Survey (ALL), 2003.

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