Table B.2.1
Estimated average scores and confidence intervals for countries, provinces and economies: Mathematics

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Country, economy and province estimated average score standard error confidence interval – 95% lower limit confidence interval – 95% upper limit
Performed significantly higher than Canada
Shanghai-China 600 (2.8) 595 606
Singapore 562 (1.4) 559 565
Hong Kong-China 555 (2.7) 549 560
Korea 546 (4.0) 538 554
Chinese Taipei 543 (3.4) 537 550
Quebec 543 (3.4) 536 550
Finland 541 (2.2) 536 545
Liechtenstein 536 (4.1) 528 544
Performed significantly higher than Canada
Switzerland 534 (3.3) 527 540
Japan 529 (3.3) 522 536
Alberta 529 (4.4) 520 538
Canada 527 (1.6) 524 530
Netherlands 526 (4.7) 517 535
Ontario 526 (3.2) 519 532
Macao-China 525 (0.9) 523 527
British Columbia 523 (4.6) 514 532
Performed significantly lower than Canada
New Zealand 519 (2.3) 515 524
Belgium 515 (2.3) 511 520
Australia 514 (2.5) 509 519
Germany 513 (2.9) 507 518
Estonia 512 (2.6) 507 517
Nova Scotia 512 (2.3) 508 517
Iceland 507 (1.4) 504 509
Saskatchewan 506 (3.2) 499 512
New Brunswick 504 (2.2) 499 508
Denmark 503 (2.6) 498 508
Newfoundland and Labrador 503 (2.8) 497 508
Slovenia 501 (1.2) 499 504
Manitoba 501 (3.6) 494 509
Norway 498 (2.4) 493 503
Slovak Republic 497 (3.1) 491 503
France 497 (3.1) 491 503
Austria 496 (2.7) 491 501
Poland 495 (2.8) 489 500
Sweden 494 (2.9) 489 500
Czech Republic 493 (2.8) 487 498
United Kingdom 492 (2.4) 488 497
Hungary 490 (3.5) 483 497
Luxembourg 489 (1.2) 487 491
Portugal 487 (2.9) 481 493
Ireland 487 (2.5) 482 492
United States 487 (3.6) 480 494
Prince Edward Island 487 (2.3) 483 492
Italy 483 (1.9) 479 487
Spain 483 (2.1) 479 488
Latvia 482 (3.1) 476 488
Lithuania 477 (2.6) 471 482
Russian Federation 468 (3.3) 461 474
Greece 466 (3.9) 458 474
Croatia 460 (3.1) 454 466
Dubai (UAE) 453 (1.1) 450 455
Israel 447 (3.3) 440 453
Turkey 445 (4.4) 437 454
Serbia 442 (2.9) 437 448
Azerbaijan 431 (2.8) 426 436
Bulgaria 428 (5.9) 417 440
Romania 427 (3.4) 420 434
Uruguay 427 (2.6) 422 432
Chile 421 (3.1) 415 427
Thailand 419 (3.2) 412 425
Mexico 419 (1.8) 415 422
Trinidad and Tobago 414 (1.3) 412 417
Kazakhstan 405 (3.0) 399 411
Montenegro 403 (2.0) 399 406
Argentina 388 (4.1) 380 396
Jordan 387 (3.7) 379 394
Brazil 386 (2.4) 381 390
Colombia 381 (3.2) 374 387
Albania 377 (4.0) 370 385
Tunisia 371 (3.0) 366 377
Indonesia 371 (3.7) 364 379
Qatar 368 (0.7) 367 369
Peru 365 (4.0) 357 373
Panama 360 (5.2) 349 370
Kyrgyzstan 331 (2.9) 326 337
Table legend
Dark gray: Performed significantly higher than Canada

White: Performed the same as Canada

Light gray: Performed significantly lower than Canada

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