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Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) 2015: Highlights from Scotland's results

Published: 6 Dec 2016
Part of:
Education
ISBN:
9781786526465

Report covering Scotland's performance in the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) 2015, covering maths reading and science.

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Contents
Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) 2015: Highlights from Scotland's results
Table A.9b: Mean scores in mathematics, by gender, and comparison with Scotland: non- OECD countries and economies

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Table A.9b: Mean scores in mathematics, by gender, and comparison with Scotland: non- OECD countries and economies

Overall Gender differences
Mean score S.D. Male Female
mean s.e. s.d. s.e. mean s.e. mean s.e.
Significantly above Scotland
B-S-J-G (China) 531 (4.9) 106 (2.5) 534 (4.8) 528 (5.7)
Chinese Taipei 542 (3.0) 103 (1.9) 545 (4.7) 539 (4.1)
Hong Kong (China) 548 (3.0) 90 (1.5) 549 (3.6) 547 (4.3)
Macao (China) 544 (1.1) 80 (1.1) 540 (1.7) 548 (1.5)
Singapore 564 (1.5) 95 (0.8) 564 (2.1) 564 (1.7)
Similar to Scotland
Russian Federation 494 (3.1) 83 (1.3) 497 (4.0) 491 (3.2)
Viet Nam 495 (4.5) 84 (2.7) 493 (4.7) 496 (4.8)
Significantly below Scotland
Albania 413 (3.4) 86 (1.6) 409 (4.2) 418 (3.5)
Algeria 360 (3.0) 71 (1.5) 356 (3.1) 363 (3.6)
Argentina 409 (3.1) 81 (1.5) 418 (3.5) 400 (3.3)
Brazil 377 (2.9) 89 (1.7) 385 (3.2) 370 (3.0)
Bulgaria 441 (4.0) 97 (2.4) 440 (4.8) 442 (4.3)
Colombia 390 (2.3) 77 (1.3) 395 (3.3) 384 (2.4)
Costa Rica 400 (2.5) 68 (1.4) 408 (2.8) 392 (3.0)
Croatia 464 (2.8) 88 (1.6) 471 (3.7) 458 (3.4)
Cyprus 437 (1.7) 92 (1.1) 435 (2.1) 440 (2.2)
Dominican Republic 328 (2.7) 69 (2.0) 326 (3.2) 330 (2.8)
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 371 (1.3) 96 (1.6) 368 (2.2) 375 (1.8)
Georgia 404 (2.8) 94 (2.2) 398 (3.9) 411 (2.5)
Indonesia 386 (3.1) 80 (2.0) 385 (3.5) 387 (3.7)
Jordan 380 (2.7) 86 (2.1) 373 (4.0) 387 (3.6)
Kazakhstan 460 (4.3) 82 (2.4) 459 (4.7) 461 (4.6)
Kosovo 362 (1.6) 75 (1.4) 366 (2.2) 357 (2.1)
Lebanon 396 (3.7) 101 (2.0) 408 (4.4) 386 (3.9)
Lithuania 478 (2.3) 86 (1.4) 478 (2.8) 479 (2.5)
Malaysia 446 (3.3) 80 (1.7) 443 (3.9) 449 (3.2)
Malta 479 (1.7) 110 (1.4) 477 (2.4) 481 (2.4)
Moldova 420 (2.5) 90 (1.5) 419 (2.9) 421 (3.1)
Montenegro 418 (1.5) 87 (1.4) 418 (2.1) 418 (2.0)
Peru 387 (2.7) 83 (1.4) 391 (3.0) 382 (3.2)
Qatar 402 (1.3) 99 (1.0) 397 (1.8) 408 (1.8)
Romania 444 (3.8) 86 (2.1) 444 (4.2) 444 (4.1)
Thailand 415 (3.0) 82 (1.9) 414 (3.7) 417 (3.4)
Trinidad and Tobago 417 (1.4) 96 (1.2) 408 (2.1) 426 (2.0)
Tunisia 367 (3.0) 84 (2.3) 370 (3.4) 364 (3.2)
United Arab Emirates 427 (2.4) 97 (1.3) 424 (3.9) 431 (2.9)
Uruguay 418 (2.5) 87 (1.7) 425 (3.6) 412 (2.5)

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