PIAAC: Mean Young Adult Numeracy Proficiency

  • Provider: World Bank
  • Source URL: http://data.worldbank.org/
  • Catalog: Yearly from 2012 to 2015
  • Localized to: English
  • Description:

    Numeracy is defined as the ability to access, use, interpret and communicate mathematical information and ideas in order to engage in and manage the mathematical demands of a range of situations in adult life. To this end, numeracy involves managing a situation or solving a problem in a real context, by responding to mathematical content/information/ideas represented in multiple ways. The target population was the non-institutionalized population, aged 16-24 years, residing in the country at the time of data collection, irrespective of nationality, citizenship or language status. For more information, consult the OECD PIAAC website: http://www.oecd.org/site/piaac/

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    • Sex
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