• Students in Manipur & Mizoram had good learning levels while Meghalaya,Tripura & Assam had the worst
  • Students in Bihar fared badly in reading, but had better maths skills. This trend was also seen to an extent in Tamil Nadu
  • Haryana, Punjab and Himachal were among the best in both aspects. J&K, M.P. and W.B. were among the worst
  • In Punjab, none of the districts had worse reading levels or maths skills than the national average (see Table)