Percentages at or above each achievement level for grade 8 reading, by parental education level, from 2 questions and jurisdiction: 2011, 2009, 2007, 2005, 2003, 2002, 1998, 1994, and 1992
YearJurisdictionDid not finish high schoolGraduated high schoolSome education after high schoolGraduated collegeUnknown
below Basicat or above Basicat or above Proficientat Advancedbelow Basicat or above Basicat or above Proficientat Advancedbelow Basicat or above Basicat or above Proficientat Advancedbelow Basicat or above Basicat or above Proficientat Advancedbelow Basicat or above Basicat or above Proficientat Advanced
# Rounds to zero.
¹ Accommodations were not permitted for this assessment.
NOTE: Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding. 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), 1992, 1994, 1998, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, and 2011 Reading Assessments.
2011National415913#3466201208033215854564456141
2009National415914#346619120803321684445465414#
2007National445612#3565191217932217834254654131
2005National465412#366419122783221882425485212#
2003National45551313466201217933217834354753141
2002National425814#316921119813421684445435714#
1998National485211#346621120803621783444485212#
1998¹National485211#346622119813621684455505012#
1994¹National544610#386220123773332179405524812#
1992¹National4951131396119124763232080405554512#