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Student sample sizes and target populations in NAEP reading, by age: 2008
Age Sample size Target population
Age 9 8,900 3,848,000
Age 13 8,800 3,613,000
Age 17 10,000 3,633,000
NOTE: The sample size is rounded to the nearest hundred and the target population is rounded to the nearest thousand.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2008 Long-Term Trend Reading Assessment.

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