USA: PISA reading scores

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 USA

PISA reading scores

 Latest value 503.938
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 2000 - 2022
 Average 500.463
 Min - Max 495.186 - 505.353
 Source PISA/OECD
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 2000 to 2022. The average value for the USA during that period was 500.463 index points with a minimum of 495.186 index points in 2003 and a maximum of 505.353 index points in 2018. The latest value from 2022 is 503.938 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 78 countries is 437.426 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Measure of the 15-year-old school pupils' scholastic performance on reading from the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) run by the OECD.

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