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Table 2 Proficiency and use of literacy and numeracy

From: A new measure of skill mismatch: theory and evidence from PIAAC

Variable Mean Median Std. dev.
Proficiency in literacy 277.735 281.319 46.500
Proficiency in numeracy 270.169 273.998 51.575
Use of literacy 2.663 2.750 0.943
Use of numeracy 2.328 2.167 1.080
  1. Source: OECD Survey of Adult Skills (PIAAC)