2006 College Bound Seniors Average SAT Scores

Approximately 1.47 million test takers, of whom 53.6% were female

CRITICAL READING MATH WRITING TOTAL
GENDER
Female 502 502 502 1506
Male 505 536 491 1532
ETHNICITY
Amer. Indian or Alaskan Native 487 494 474 1455
Asian, Asian Amer. or Pacific Islander 510 578 512 1600
African American or Black 434 429 428 1291
Mexican or Mexican American 454 465 452 1371
Puerto Rican 459 456 448 1363
Other Hispanic or Latino 458 463 450 1371
White 527 536 519 1582
Other 494 513 493 1500
No Response (9%) 487 506 482 1475
FAMILY INCOME
Less than $10,000/year 429 457 427 1313
$10,000 – $20,000/year 445 465 440 1350
$20,000 – $30,000/year 462 474 454 1390
$30,000 – $40,000/year 478 488 470 1436
$40,000 – $50,000/year 493 501 483 1477
$50,000 – $60,000/year 500 509 490 1499
$60,000 – $70,000/year 505 515 496 1516
$70,000 – $80,000/year 511 521 502 1534
$80,000 – $100,000/year 523 534 514 1571
More than $100,000/year 549 564 543 1656
No Response (35%) (scores not reported)
ALL TEST-TAKERS 503 518 497 1518

calculated by FairTest from: College Board, College-Bound Seniors 2006: Total Group Profile Report

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