Posts Tagged ‘students’

The U.S. ranks 10th in students reading fiction for fun

19 December 2010 Leave a comment

According to the 2009 PISA results, 30.9% of American students report that they read fiction or other materials for pleasure on a regular basis. That is enough to make the United States rank tenth out of sixty-five ranked economies. Russia ranks first, with 48.4% of Russian students reporting that they enjoy reading.

The U.S. ranks 1st in foreign students

19 April 2009 Leave a comment

According to the OECD, there were 584,814 non-resident students in American colleges and universities in 2006, which made the United States rank first in that category.