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PISA 2018: national report for England

England's PISA 2018 results, with an international comparison of reading, maths and science performance of 15-year-old pupils.

Applies to England


PISA 2018: national report for England

PISA 2018: executive summary


The Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) is a survey of the educational performance of 15-year-old pupils organised by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

The report provides analysis of the PISA 2018 findings for England and compares England’s performance to almost 80 other countries.

Published 3 December 2019
Last updated 14 January 2020 + show all updates
  1. Updated figures in tables A1.3 and D1.3 in the national report and table D1.3 in the appendix data tables file.

  2. First published.