Table 8-14
Public high school students scoring 3 or higher on Advanced Placement Calculus AB Exam, by state: 2000, 2005, and 2010
(Percent)
 
State 2000 2005 2010
 
United States 2.7 3.2 3.5
Alabama 0.8 1.0 1.8
Alaska 3.2 4.0 4.6
Arizona 1.8 2.1 1.6
Arkansas 2.2 1.7 2.1
California 3.4 4.3 4.8
Colorado 2.4 3.0 4.4
Connecticut 3.4 4.0 5.0
Delaware 2.2 3.5 3.8
District of Columbia 0.7 1.7 0.8
Florida 3.2 3.2 3.3
Georgia 2.5 3.0 3.3
Hawaii 1.5 1.9 2.0
Idaho 1.6 2.8 3.0
Illinois 3.2 3.6 3.9
Indiana 2.3 2.5 3.3
Iowa 1.4 1.6 1.7
Kansas 1.2 1.8 2.4
Kentucky 1.6 0.4 2.7
Louisiana 0.4 0.3 0.8
Maine 2.7 3.4 4.3
Maryland 3.4 4.3 5.4
Massachusetts 4.0 4.6 5.6
Michigan 2.5 3.0 3.6
Minnesota 3.0 3.3 4.1
Mississippi 0.5 0.7 0.5
Missouri 0.9 1.3 1.5
Montana 1.3 1.7 2.2
Nebraska 0.6 0.9 1.1
Nevada 2.1 2.6 2.6
New Hampshire 3.0 2.8 4.2
New Jersey 3.8 3.8 4.2
New Mexico 1.4 1.7 1.6
New York 5.1 5.0 5.2
North Carolina 3.4 3.9 3.2
North Dakota 1.2 1.6 1.8
Ohio 2.3 3.0 3.0
Oklahoma 1.3 1.1 1.3
Oregon 1.8 2.2 2.9
Pennsylvania 2.4 2.8 3.2
Rhode Island 1.6 1.9 3.1
South Carolina 3.4 3.7 3.5
South Dakota 2.4 3.2 3.4
Tennessee 1.5 1.7 1.5
Texas 1.9 2.4 2.6
Utah 5.0 4.9 4.7
Vermont 3.5 3.9 6.0
Virginia 3.7 3.6 4.2
Washington 2.7 4.0 4.6
West Virginia 1.3 1.4 1.3
Wisconsin 3.1 3.7 4.0
Wyoming 1.6 1.6 2.5
       
Puerto Rico NA NA NA
 

NA = not available

NOTE: National average for United States is reported value in Advanced Placement Report to the Nation.

SOURCE: College Board, Advanced Placement Report to the Nation (various years).

Science and Engineering Indicators 2012

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