Reading vs. math, U.S. compared with other countries, PISA 2009
|Group 1 (Lowest)||19||32||-1||18||28||19|
|Group 6 (Highest)||15||22||36||11||35||4|
Note: Numbers in this table are the reading gap less the math gap for each social class group. The reading (math) gap is the U.S. average reading (math) score for a given social class group less the comparison country's reading (math) score for that social class group.
Source: Authors' analysis of OECD Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) 2009 database for each country
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