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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.12b: Mean scores in reading, by gender, and comparison with Scotland: non- OECD countries and economies

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Table A.12b: Mean scores in reading, 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
Macao (China) 509 (1.3) 82 (1.1) 493 (1.9) 525 (1.6)
Hong Kong (China) 527 (2.7) 86 (1.5) 513 (3.4) 541 (3.6)
Singapore 535 (1.6) 99 (1.1) 525 (1.9) 546 (2.3)
Similar to Scotland
B-S-J-G (China) 494 (5.1) 109 (2.9) 486 (5.0) 503 (5.8)
Chinese Taipei 497 (2.5) 93 (1.7) 485 (3.7) 510 (3.4)
Croatia 487 (2.7) 91 (1.6) 473 (3.3) 500 (3.0)
Russian Federation 495 (3.1) 87 (1.4) 481 (3.4) 507 (3.5)
Viet Nam 487 (3.7) 73 (2.0) 474 (4.0) 499 (3.8)
Significantly below Scotland
Albania 405 (4.1) 97 (1.8) 376 (4.8) 435 (3.8)
Algeria 350 (3.0) 73 (1.6) 335 (2.9) 366 (3.5)
Argentina 425 (3.2) 89 (1.7) 417 (3.7) 433 (3.5)
Brazil 407 (2.8) 100 (1.5) 395 (3.1) 419 (3.0)
Bulgaria 432 (5.0) 115 (2.6) 409 (5.8) 457 (5.0)
Colombia 425 (2.9) 90 (1.5) 417 (3.6) 432 (3.2)
Costa Rica 427 (2.6) 79 (1.6) 420 (3.1) 435 (2.9)
Cyprus1 443 (1.7) 102 (1.3) 417 (2.0) 469 (2.1)
Dominican Republic 358 (3.1) 85 (1.9) 342 (3.5) 373 (3.1)
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 352 (1.4) 99 (1.2) 330 (2.3) 376 (1.8)
Georgia 401 (3.0) 104 (1.8) 374 (4.1) 432 (2.8)
Indonesia 397 (2.9) 76 (1.8) 386 (3.4) 409 (3.3)
Jordan 408 (2.9) 94 (1.8) 372 (4.3) 444 (3.4)
Kazakhstan 427 (3.4) 80 (2.3) 419 (3.9) 435 (3.7)
Kosovo 347 (1.6) 78 (1.1) 329 (2.2) 365 (2.0)
Lebanon 347 (4.4) 115 (2.6) 339 (5.4) 353 (4.7)
Lithuania 472 (2.7) 94 (1.5) 453 (3.1) 492 (3.0)
Malaysia 431 (3.5) 81 (1.9) 414 (3.8) 445 (3.6)
Malta 447 (1.8) 121 (1.5) 426 (2.7) 468 (2.2)
Moldova 416 (2.5) 98 (1.5) 390 (2.7) 442 (3.0)
Montenegro 427 (1.6) 94 (1.2) 410 (2.0) 444 (2.3)
Peru 398 (2.9) 89 (1.6) 394 (3.4) 401 (3.6)
Qatar 402 (1.0) 111 (1.0) 376 (1.3) 429 (1.4)
Romania 434 (4.1) 95 (2.1) 425 (4.4) 442 (4.4)
Thailand 409 (3.3) 80 (1.7) 392 (4.3) 423 (3.2)
Trinidad and Tobago 427 (1.5) 104 (1.3) 401 (2.1) 452 (2.2)
Tunisia 361 (3.1) 82 (1.9) 348 (3.9) 373 (3.0)
United Arab Emirates 434 (2.9) 106 (1.4) 408 (3.9) 458 (3.3)
Uruguay 437 (2.5) 97 (1.6) 424 (3.4) 448 (2.7)

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