Data and reports

The reports and data provided below are the national reports and datasets for Australia.  For the access to the full international databases, please visit the IEA TIMSS & PIRLS website.

An online data analysis system of the results obtained in earlier TIMSS & PIRLS cycles is also available through the American Institutes for Research's AIR Lighthouse or the IEA’s data visualiser.

TIMSS and PIRLS 2011

(updated on the 14th of Dec)

Highlights from TIMSS & PIRLS 2011 from Australia’s perspective (PDF: 36 pages, 1.2 MB)
Sue Thomson, Kylie Hillman, Nicole Wernert, Marina Schmid, Sarah Buckley and Ann Munene. (2012) Melbourne: ACER.

Monitoring Australian Year 4 student achievement internationally: TIMSS and PIRLS 2011 (PDF: 273 pages, 3.4 MB)
Sue Thomson, Kylie Hillman, Nicole Wernert, Marina Schmid, Sarah Buckley and Ann Munene. (2012) Melbourne: ACER.

Australian TIMSS & PIRLS SPSS data files:

Please note: The data files are for use with SPSS software only.

PIRLS 2011 Year 4 (4.1 MB)