Schedule and Plans


U.S. Participation in PIAAC

This is a computer generated image of the PIAAC timeline highlighting specific years in the PIAAC data collection in the United States. The first year shown is 2012, the second year shown is 2014, the third year shown is 2017 and the fourth year shown is 2021.

  • 2012 Initial results (U.S. and 23 other countries)
  • 2014 U.S. National Supplement
  • 2017 U.S. National 5-year update
    • State and county-level estimates for 2012-2017 period
  • 2021 - U.S. and more than 30 other countries


The future schedule for U.S. PIAAC products is as follows:

  • Spring 2016: Updated Interactive Data Portal
  • Spring/Summer 2016: U.S. National Technical Report (updated version with National Supplement information)
  • Spring/Summer 2016: Combined PIAAC 2012/2014 public-use and restricted-use files
  • Spring 2016: Updated NCES International Data Explorer
  • Summer 2016: Prison Report
  • Summer/Fall 2016: Young Adults Report

For more detailed information on PIAAC's past and future schedule and plans, please click here