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Civics scores by race/ethnicity and English language learners

Average scale scores in NAEP civics at grade 4, by race/ethnicity and classification as English language
learners (ELL): 2006
Race/ethnicity ELL Not ELL
White 165
Black 140
Hispanic 119 149
Asian/Pacific Islander 132 161
American Indian/Alaska Native 137

Check for Statistical Significance

To see whether any differences above are statistically significant, view the complete data in the NAEP Data Explorer and click on the button "Find Out" above the table. To learn more about running statistical tests, view "Check Statistical Significance" in the NAEP Data Explorer tutorial

See a summary of the percentage of English language learners identified, excluded, and assessed in civics.

‡ Reporting standards not met. Sample size is insufficient to permit a reliable estimate.
NOTE: Black includes African American, Hispanic includes Latino, and Pacific Islander includes Native Hawaiian. Race categories exclude Hispanic origin.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2006 Civics Assessment.

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