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U.S. history scores by race/ethnicity and family income

Average scale scores in NAEP U.S. history at grade 4, by eligibility for National School Lunch Program and race/ethnicity: 2006
Race/ethnicity Eligible Not eligible Information not available
White 208 228 234
Black 186 207 197
Hispanic 189 206
Asian/Pacific Islander 203 220
American Indian/Alaska Native 185

Check for Statistical Significance

To see if 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.

‡ 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. Students from lower-income families are defined as those eligible for the National School Lunch Program.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2006 U.S. History Assessment.

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