In the Americas only Canada exceeds Costa Rica in the Test of English as a Foreign Language - TOEFL
In the Americas only Canada exceeds Costa Rica in the Test of English as a Foreign Language – TOEFL

(QCOSTARICA) Costa Rica is the Latin American country whose citizens have the highest average in one of the two major English-language tests in the world, the global Test of English as a Foreign Language or (TOEFL).

In the Americas, only Canada exceeds Costa Rica’s average scoring.

In a report published by the administrators of the test, Costa Rica scored 92 out of 120 points.

Around the Americas, Canada scored 95, while countries such as Argentina scored 91, Brazil 82 and Mexico 86.

The TOEFL is a standardized test of English language proficiency for non-native English language speakers wishing to enroll in U.S. universities. The test is accepted by many English-speaking academic and professional institutions.

The TOEFL test is administered via the Internet, measuring one’s ability to use and understand English at the university level. More than 30 million people from all over the world.

Unlike most other tests, you can’t pass or fail the TOEFL.

The results in the Latin America:

  • Argentina 91
  • Belize  –
  • Bolivia 82
  • Brazil  82
  • Chile 84
  • Colombia 81
  • Costa Rica 92
  • Cuba 80
  • Dominican Republic 83
  • Ecuador 65
  • El Salvador 86
  • Guatemala 81
  • Honduras 85
  • Mexico 86
  • Nicaragua 85
  • Panama 83
  • Paraguay 85
  • Peru 87
  • Uruguay 92
  • Venezuela 83