(2013) Skilled for life? Key findings from the Survey of Adult Skills

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This first OECD Skills Outlook presents the initial results of the Survey of Adult Skills (PIAAC), which evaluates the skills of 166, 000 adults aged 16-65 in 24 countries. It includes important information and statistics relating to the links between age and skills; skills, learning and health; and the huge geographical differences in literacy, numeracy and problem solving skills. The full book is available for free download. Key findings and a summary (available in 25 languages) are also available to download.

OECD Skills Outlook 2013: First Results from the Survey of Adult Skills, OECD Publishing, ISBN 978-92-64-20398-3 (print).



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