Percentile scores for grade 4 mathematics, by public or nonpublic school, 5 categories and jurisdiction: 2009, 2007, 2005, 2003, 2000, 1996, 1992, and 1990
YearJurisdictionPublicOther privateCatholicBureau of Indian EducationDepartment of Defense
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† Not applicable.
‡ Reporting standards not met.
NOTE: The NAEP Mathematics scale ranges from 0 to 500. Some apparent differences between estimates may not be statistically significant. Analyze results with NAEP Data Explorer.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 1990, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2007, and 2009 Mathematics Assessments.
2009National201(0.4)221(0.3)241(0.3)259(0.3)275(0.3)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)212(1.4)228(3.9)246(1.6)263(1.4)277(1.8)173(1.3)189(1.8)207(1.3)225(2.1)241(1.7)209(1.6)224(1.2)241(0.7)257(1.2)271(0.8)
2007National201(0.2)221(0.2)241(0.2)259(0.2)274(0.2)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)214(2.9)232(1.0)248(1.0)263(1.0)277(1.8)172(3.0)190(1.9)209(0.9)227(0.5)242(2.1)208(0.7)225(0.7)242(0.7)257(0.5)270(1.4)
2005National199(0.3)219(0.2)239(0.2)257(0.2)272(0.2)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)212(1.5)228(0.8)244(0.8)260(0.7)274(0.9)176(4.1)193(4.2)212(3.4)228(2.3)241(6.4)207(1.8)223(1.0)240(0.9)256(0.8)269(1.3)
2003National196(0.3)215(0.3)235(0.2)254(0.3)270(0.2)210(1.5)228(1.7)246(1.5)263(1.4)277(1.1)211(1.2)228(1.0)245(1.3)261(0.9)274(1.3)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)207(2.6)222(0.9)239(0.9)253(1.2)266(1.5)
2000National183(1.4)203(1.4)225(1.3)247(1.2)264(1.0)203(2.8)221(1.5)240(1.4)258(1.4)273(1.6)202(2.5)220(1.5)238(1.2)255(1.2)269(1.3)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
1996National181(1.5)201(1.7)223(1.0)244(1.0)261(1.2)207(4.3)225(2.6)242(5.5)260(1.4)275(3.7)197(7.7)216(3.6)234(2.9)251(2.2)265(2.1)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
1996¹National180(1.7)201(1.3)224(1.1)244(1.3)261(0.8)212(2.8)230(4.0)247(2.7)265(3.7)280(4.2)196(6.2)215(2.9)233(2.6)250(2.9)263(3.3)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
1992¹National176(1.1)197(0.8)220(0.9)241(1.3)259(0.8)193(5.4)212(5.2)231(3.5)248(3.3)265(5.1)193(2.6)210(1.2)229(1.6)247(1.6)261(1.5)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
1990¹National170(2.0)191(1.7)213(0.7)233(1.4)252(1.8)195(3.1)213(4.6)233(2.7)252(2.7)269(6.3)182(4.1)201(3.0)221(2.9)239(1.5)256(4.4)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)