Quality of math and science education

scale 1-7, 2007–2016

Info Edit
Country2007200820092010201120122013201420152016
Albania3.904.134.244.174.504.474.334.294.824.68
Algeria3.673.363.253.633.452.662.713.163.323.48
Angola1.551.521.812.091.91
Argentina3.323.373.353.183.203.113.173.223.153.19
Armenia3.983.903.823.853.774.044.174.184.434.63
Australia5.115.124.854.915.094.864.604.614.824.94
Austria5.065.034.734.694.574.424.604.614.644.77
Azerbaijan3.693.573.583.333.403.523.323.333.333.86
Bahrain3.784.004.354.524.544.184.044.324.564.78
Bangladesh2.772.822.863.233.313.183.293.363.303.38
Barbados5.195.255.395.295.355.575.505.465.335.20
Belgium6.296.286.086.186.296.186.056.016.036.02
Belize3.27
Benin4.284.143.934.224.254.304.193.703.203.47
Bhutan4.093.873.844.14
Bolivia2.552.792.992.793.003.453.613.072.822.97
Bosnia and Herzegovina4.444.594.844.704.534.985.354.473.603.68
Botswana3.783.843.683.743.954.073.783.573.533.77
Brazil2.762.712.712.672.692.562.562.652.502.60
Brunei4.414.704.874.894.924.774.754.734.71
Bulgaria4.514.434.303.993.774.044.284.344.233.96
Burkina Faso3.563.633.673.593.623.833.713.84
Burundi3.443.984.093.142.843.203.433.463.463.59
Cape Verde3.433.463.403.533.863.974.02
Cambodia2.732.732.933.123.403.673.483.253.153.18
Cameroon3.613.673.703.683.793.874.074.264.144.29
Canada5.215.325.315.445.435.325.165.105.145.28
Chad2.562.673.063.273.123.212.892.822.982.78
Chile3.043.152.912.762.833.033.373.503.273.24
China4.384.774.814.744.754.614.424.334.424.53
Colombia3.783.863.563.513.733.413.373.283.063.19
Congo (Kinshasa)3.84
Costa Rica3.934.084.344.454.454.464.494.454.344.39
Ivory Coast3.973.963.643.603.974.275.065.204.59
Croatia5.054.984.824.944.864.765.054.914.794.65
Cyprus5.185.515.385.205.125.355.565.374.994.15
Czech Republic5.535.575.414.904.073.843.964.074.314.42
Denmark5.175.095.235.054.774.494.544.544.815.24
Dominican Republic2.432.302.182.041.922.082.152.102.212.52
Ecuador2.722.852.902.893.293.463.953.873.783.72
Egypt3.062.612.702.702.442.252.162.392.562.56
El Salvador3.103.073.032.752.592.532.803.413.032.62
Estonia5.145.285.204.955.075.044.895.115.245.36
Ethiopia3.223.253.143.503.643.413.373.623.733.53
Finland6.176.486.366.166.266.216.266.266.126.17
France5.715.745.515.365.134.855.195.195.125.30
Gabon2.773.023.283.273.58
Gambia3.253.453.443.603.723.953.763.553.603.42
Georgia3.853.923.643.253.403.513.383.373.483.47
Germany4.794.594.534.664.444.665.055.095.205.22
Ghana3.223.273.433.403.634.244.384.033.67
Greece4.474.484.474.274.154.234.284.304.304.32
Guatemala2.702.782.612.552.582.402.382.452.362.42
Guinea3.413.303.093.09
Guyana3.393.493.683.923.814.044.334.344.10
Haiti2.512.623.032.892.83
Honduras2.782.852.642.562.432.252.222.923.373.20
Hong Kong5.855.675.395.355.335.375.475.425.535.53
Hungary5.124.824.934.824.574.484.604.314.003.85
Iceland4.805.015.155.295.174.974.894.704.774.99
India5.385.165.034.674.744.664.714.234.224.58
Indonesia4.944.574.464.494.264.394.664.614.374.44
Iran4.614.584.634.594.504.654.55
Ireland5.165.064.934.734.604.664.895.015.005.14
Israel4.944.033.193.503.813.674.033.954.124.70
Italy4.273.993.663.643.944.084.264.474.574.56
Jamaica3.082.863.062.922.853.043.213.463.513.74
Japan5.034.854.934.864.904.754.665.095.355.21
Jordan4.534.794.744.424.474.694.754.564.204.36
Kazakhstan3.923.853.863.773.683.804.054.114.074.08
Kenya3.904.064.074.154.213.863.754.033.954.14
South Korea5.465.385.195.125.245.555.104.704.814.69
Kuwait3.853.513.493.543.473.443.603.433.413.41
Kyrgyzstan3.873.823.383.573.503.132.972.953.053.03
Laos3.823.883.623.69
Latvia4.614.294.194.224.384.324.684.884.604.42
Lebanon5.615.715.895.825.665.635.68
Lesotho2.713.173.423.413.212.983.393.813.372.62
Liberia3.712.923.233.543.44
Libya3.233.633.683.112.782.452.732.87
Lithuania5.195.064.764.855.055.215.165.065.084.83
Luxembourg4.684.414.484.494.444.354.504.784.784.55
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)4.494.424.294.193.914.054.364.444.304.03
Madagascar3.743.933.923.613.553.803.973.753.623.85
Malawi3.043.203.703.953.563.232.962.672.65
Malaysia5.365.074.814.795.024.984.865.205.295.21
Mali3.093.283.072.442.692.802.903.143.203.47
Malta4.795.014.914.915.035.215.555.314.965.03
Mauritania3.043.283.383.172.812.692.692.892.862.52
Mauritius4.204.243.973.994.114.314.544.554.414.63
Mexico2.812.632.582.572.762.762.722.712.772.91
Moldova3.843.974.094.063.953.914.02
Mongolia4.174.193.963.854.054.114.134.464.714.63
Montenegro4.714.844.824.734.544.404.944.934.604.37
Morocco4.624.013.694.014.084.264.344.194.004.02
Mozambique2.812.712.752.872.842.582.552.592.552.62
Burma (Myanmar)2.652.692.77
Namibia2.522.762.802.832.842.692.862.862.923.12
Nepal3.263.283.153.153.283.583.843.853.683.78
Netherlands5.275.175.215.225.355.375.315.445.545.59
New Zealand4.975.015.455.455.485.495.385.335.345.27
Nicaragua2.612.522.792.492.222.693.082.672.332.33
Nigeria3.173.873.362.863.363.643.092.622.552.72
Norway4.444.354.244.113.874.164.434.554.884.88
Oman3.953.833.874.244.043.743.913.623.353.74
Pakistan3.123.063.403.543.623.683.403.403.643.52
Panama2.922.972.982.572.402.763.213.333.143.20
Paraguay2.312.312.122.082.162.202.342.282.122.22
Peru2.062.162.232.452.352.152.352.272.242.50
Philippines2.953.343.383.113.143.553.744.134.133.87
Poland4.524.754.954.614.294.134.134.404.394.39
Portugal3.433.383.193.153.333.594.074.544.504.58
Puerto Rico3.513.643.523.453.573.793.773.79
Qatar5.075.336.085.895.175.525.625.545.675.77
Romania5.375.154.874.584.454.194.304.724.834.73
Russia4.725.054.684.424.354.294.314.314.314.51
Rwanda4.064.094.114.124.134.304.43
Saudi Arabia3.943.733.734.474.884.524.224.094.114.21
Senegal3.854.474.463.903.953.834.014.013.873.83
Serbia5.334.974.674.484.174.124.334.344.434.57
Seychelles4.014.224.324.32
Sierra Leone2.502.562.512.612.73
Singapore6.346.326.436.466.356.316.296.326.366.39
Slovakia5.054.844.464.113.953.803.914.043.983.92
Slovenia4.785.015.175.165.115.075.135.225.295.42
South Africa2.352.242.072.002.081.991.881.891.972.21
Spain3.933.873.343.073.273.553.863.863.813.99
Sri Lanka4.434.664.574.494.214.044.494.764.844.78
Suriname3.613.783.973.82
Swaziland3.533.273.223.793.953.74
Sweden4.814.764.815.044.864.574.554.424.534.52
Switzerland5.725.715.715.785.845.835.805.945.945.90
Syria3.914.194.153.954.12
Tajikistan2.682.942.852.783.193.673.723.784.023.96
Tanzania2.932.702.502.652.932.792.472.382.592.78
Thailand4.634.394.144.274.164.113.983.893.943.85
Timor Leste1.862.042.311.961.852.402.342.10
Trinidad and Tobago4.414.604.924.764.614.584.654.664.704.76
Tunisia5.625.595.535.575.114.914.724.714.374.39
Turkey4.263.933.813.423.353.523.523.513.343.31
Uganda3.083.013.093.273.373.393.083.063.173.06
Ukraine4.594.944.684.594.584.594.784.764.644.82
United Arab Emirates4.524.635.154.894.885.175.135.335.335.40
United Kingdom4.544.514.454.414.484.454.374.294.444.65
United States4.544.494.474.434.304.324.414.394.514.72
Uruguay3.633.593.523.523.342.992.932.892.902.94
Venezuela2.922.902.952.892.952.892.943.053.073.11
Vietnam3.833.954.444.454.174.153.953.894.163.90
Yemen1.691.942.252.272.252.23
Zambia3.383.383.443.783.813.854.054.293.873.57
Zimbabwe3.903.853.753.834.204.314.244.234.364.25

This index represents the average score from 1-7 given by a large sample group in a particular country in response to the following question: “How do you assess the quality of math and science education?” (1 = extremely poor/among the worst in the world , 7 = excellent/among the best in the world).

Source: World Economic Forum