Proportion of 4 to 5 year olds scoring average and advanced on the Number Knowledge school readiness test, by gender, Canada, 2006/2007

*The Number Knowledge test assesses a child’s ability to understand and use numbers.

Source: CICH graphic using data adapted from The Well-Being of Canada’s Children, Government of Canada Report, 2011. -accessed July 28, 2017.

Boys’ and girls’ scores are approximately equal on the Number Knowledge test.