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Group of 7 countries (G7) Compared by Education > Reading literacy

DEFINITION: Reading literacy mean value of performance scale (15 years old, 2000).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Canada 534 2000
2 United Kingdom 523 2000
3 Japan 522 2000
4 France 505 2000
5 United States 504 2000
6 Italy 487 2000
7 Germany 484 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Reading literacy. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", OECD. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Group-of-7-countries-(G7)/Education/Reading-literacy

Group of 7 countries (G7) Compared by Education > Reading literacy

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Interesting observations about Education > Reading literacy

  • 25 of the bottom 27 countries by reading literacy are High income OECD.
  • Germany ranked last for reading literacy amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2000.
  • All of the top 2 countries by reading literacy are Christian.
  • All of the top 4 countries by reading literacy are Sparsely populated.
  • Finland ranked first for reading literacy amongst European Union in 2000.
  • Canada ranked first for reading literacy amongst NATO countries in 2000.
  • 17 of the bottom 19 countries by reading literacy are European.
  • All of the top 2 countries by reading literacy are Cold countries'.
  • United States ranked last for reading literacy amongst English speaking countries in 2000.
  • 3 of the top 4 countries by reading literacy are Former British Colonies'.
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