Chapter 5: Developing and maintaining key information-processing skills

 

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Figures

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  • Figure 5.1 (L) Synthesis of practice-oriented differences in literacy proficiency
  • Figure 5.2a Relationship between skills proficiency and age
  • Figure 5.2b (L) Relationship between literacy proficiency and age
  • Figure 5.2c (L) Relationship between literacy proficiency and age (adjusted)
  • Figure 5.3 (L) Educational attainment, by average literacy proficiency
  • Figure 5.4a (L) Effect of belonging to a certain age group on literacy proficiency
  • Figure 5.4b (L) Effect of ageing on literacy proficiency
  • Figure 5.5a (L) Literacy proficiency among young adults with and without upper secondary education
  • Figure 5.5b (L) Literacy proficiency among adults with and without upper secondary education
  • Figure 5.5c (L) Literacy proficiency among young adults, by orientation of education
  • Figure 5.5d (L) Literacy proficiency among young adults with tertiary education
  • Figure 5.5e (L) Literacy proficiency among young adults in selected countries, by educational attainment
  • Figure 5.6a (L) Mean literacy proficiency in PISA (2000 and 2003) and in the Survey of Adult Skills
  • Figure 5.6b (L) Mean literacy proficiency in PISA (2006 and 2009) and in the Survey of Adult Skills
  • Figure 5.7 (L) Participation rate in adult education, by literacy proficiency levels
  • Figure 5.8 (L) Likelihood of participating in adult education and training, by level of literacy proficiency 
  • Figure 5.9 (L) Participation in adult education and training, by average literacy proficiency
  • Figure 5.10 Reading at work and literacy proficiency
  • Figure 5.11 Numeracy practice at work and numeracy proficiency
  • Figure 5.12 ICT use at work and literacy proficiency
  • Figure 5.13 (L) Occupational structure at the country level, by average literacy proficiency
  • Figure 5.14 Reading outside work and literacy proficiency
  • Figure 5.15 Numeracy practice outside work and numeracy proficiency
  • Figure 5.16 ICT use outside work and literacy proficiency

Tables

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  • Table A5.1 (L) Difference in literacy scores between contrast categories, by socio-demographic characteristics and practice-oriented factors (adjusted)
  • Table A5.2 (L) Relationship between age and literacy proficiency
  • Table A5.3 (L) Distribution of literacy proficiency scores, and percentage of adults with at least upper secondary education
  • Table A5.4 (L) Relationship between age and literacy proficiency, 1994-1998 (International Adult Literacy Survey – IALS)
  • Table A5.5a (L) Distribution of literacy proficiency scores, by educational attainment
  • Table A5.5b (L) Distribution of literacy proficiency scores, by orientation of education
  • Table A5.6 (L) Mean literacy scores in PISA (2000-09) and in the Survey of Adult Skills (2012) for corresponding cohorts
  • Table A5.7 (L) Percentage of adults who participated in adult education and training during year prior to the survey, by level of literacy proficiency
  • Table A5.8 (L) Likelihood of participating in adult education and training during year prior to the survey, by level of proficiency in literacy (adjusted)
  • Table A5.9 (L) Distribution of literacy proficiency scores, and percentage of adults participating in adult education and training during year prior to the survey
  • Table A5.10 Relationship between reading at work and literacy proficiency
  • Table A5.11 Relationship between numeracy-related practices at work and numeracy proficiency
  • Table A5.12 Relationship between ICT-related practices at work and literacy proficiency
  • Table A5.13 (L) Distribution of literacy proficiency scores, and percentage of adults who worked in high-skilled occupations during previous five years
  • Table A5.14 Relationship between reading outside of work and literacy proficiency
  • Table A5.15 Relationship between reading outside of work and numeracy proficiency
  • Table A5.16 Relationship between ICT-related practices outside of work and literacy proficiency