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State Results: Massachusetts

Mathematics Scores

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Table A13. Average scores of 15-year-old students on PISA mathematics literacy scale in Massachusetts public schools compared with other participating education systems: 2012
Education systems higher than Massachusetts
Shanghai-China Macao-China
Singapore Japan
Hong Kong-China Liechtenstein
Chinese Taipei Switzerland
Korea, Republic of  
Education systems not measurably different from Massachusetts
Netherlands Vietnam
Estonia Connecticut
Finland Austria
Canada Australia
Poland Ireland
Belgium Slovenia
Education systems lower than Massachusetts
Denmark Serbia, Republic of
New Zealand Turkey
Czech Republic Romania
France Cyprus
OECD average Bulgaria
United Kingdom United Arab Emirates
Iceland Kazakhstan
Latvia Thailand
Luxembourg Chile
Norway Malaysia
Portugal Mexico
Italy Montenegro, Republic of
Spain Uruguay
Russian Federation Costa Rica
Slovak Republic Albania
United States Brazil
Lithuania Argentina
Sweden Tunisia
Hungary Jordan
Croatia Colombia
Florida Qatar
Israel Indonesia
Greece Peru
NOTE: All average scores reported as higher or lower than the Massachusetts average score are different at the .05 level of statistical significance. The OECD average is the average of the national averages of the OECD member countries, with each country weighted equally. Italics indicate non-OECD countries and education systems.
SOURCE: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Program for International Student Assessment (PISA), 2012.