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2005

REGIONS AND PLACES OF ORIGIN OF IEP STUDENTS, 2005
Place of Origin 2005 Students 2005 Student-Weeks
AFRICA 962 12,165
East Africa 109 899
Burundi 11 140
Comoros 3 2
Eritrea 3 2
Ethiopia 15 174
Kenya 22 151
Madagascar 6 57
Malawi 1 2
Mauritius 3 3
Mozambique 10 137
Rwanda 9 120
Somalia 4 2
Tanzania 15 17
Uganda 1 2
Zambia 5 88
Zimbabwe 1 2
Central Africa 183 2,813
Angola 28 592
Cameroon 62 855
Central African Republic 3 3
Chad 18 245
Congo 20 254
Congo/Zaire, Former 10 153
Equatorial Guinea 27 553
Gabon 14 156
São Tomé and Príncipe 1 2
North Africa 201 2,026
Algeria 10 121
Egypt 50 363
Libya 24 223
Morocco 69 678
Sudan 29 410
Tunisia 19 231
Southern Africa 19 130
Botswana 3 25
Lesotho 3 51
Namibia 3 26
South Africa 9 26
Swaziland 1 2
West Africa 450 6,297
Benin 20 384
Burkina Faso 51 763
Cape Verde 0 0
Côte d'Ivoire 59 1,034
Gambia 3 51
Ghana 55 97
Guinea 13 200
Guinea-Bissau 1 26
Liberia 4 26
Mali 71 1,194
Mauritania 15 151
Niger 74 676
Nigeria 18 676
Senegal 29 371
Sierra Leone 6 193
Togo 31 455
ASIA 27,964 387,288
East Asia 25,353 352,543
China 1,267 19,092
Hong Kong 227 3,852
Japan 8,984 130,426
Korea, Dem. People's Rep. 110 760
Korea, Republic of 9,612 133,549
Macau 5 91
Mongolia 177 2,077
Taiwan 4,971 62,696
South & Central Asia 566 6,988
Afghanistan 39 505
Bangladesh 17 308
Bhutan 4 49
India 168 2,455
Kazakhstan 135 1,151
Kyrgyzstan 17 146
Maldives 1 2
Nepal 27 466
Pakistan 47 806
Sri Lanka 31 405
Tajikistan 22 245
Turkmenistan 19 31
Uzbekistan 39 419
Southeast Asia 2,045 27,757
Brunei 1 2
Cambodia 43 589
Indonesia 201 2,507
Laos 6 85
Malaysia 37 607
Myanmar 13 105
Philippines 73 844
Singapore 13 139
Thailand 1,028 15,281
Vietnam 630 7,598
MIDDLE EAST 2,258 28,904
Bahrain 11 103
Iran 57 553
Iraq 33 469
Israel 94 634
Jordan 73 708
Kuwait 88 1,536
Lebanon 22 263
Oman 24 442
Palestinian Authority 55 549
Qatar 37 393
Saudi Arabia 1,540 20,100
Syria 20 252
United Arab Emirates 176 2,608
Yemen 28 294
EUROPE 6,274 61,055
Albania 25 313
Andorra 0 0
Armenia 14 126
Austria 45 222
Azerbaijan 14 136
Belarus 11 109
Belgium 25 243
Bosnia & Herzegovina 25 292
Bulgaria 51 599
Croatia 10 97
Cyprus* 17 194
Czech Republic 75 619
Denmark 8 39
Estonia 4 46
Finland 15 162
France 653 5,170
Georgia 6 11
Germany 694 8,571
Gibraltar 1 2
Greece 52 401
Hungary 37 384
Iceland 13 100
Ireland 3 85
Italy 973 6,262
Kosovo** 3 8
Latvia 3 6
Liechtenstein 3 8
Lithuania 11 111
Luxembourg 6 51
Macedonia 10 118
Malta 1 2
Moldova 8 35
Monaco 5 28
Netherlands 15 179
Norway 14 149
Poland 376 4,769
Portugal 13 148
Romania 60 376
Russia 233 2,693
San Marino 1 2
Serbia & Montenegro 14 77
Slovakia 20 193
Slovenia 6 51
Spain 708 5,299
Sweden 76 1,038
Switzerland 1,001 9,286
Turkey* 826 10,921
Ukraine 78 1,065
United Kingdom 11 257
Vatican City 1 2
LATIN AMERICA 4,813 47,003
Caribbean 208 1,986
Antigua 1 2
Aruba 1 2
Bahamas 3 12
Barbados 1 2
British Virgin Islands 1 2
Cuba 15 140
Dominica 1 2
Dominican Republic 104 1,146
Grenada 1 2
Guadeloupe 1 2
Haiti 56 607
Jamaica 15 51
Martinique 1 2
Montserrat 1 2
Netherlands Antilles 1 2
St. Kitts & Nevis 1 2
St. Lucia 1 2
St. Vincent & Grenadines 1 2
Trinidad & Tobago 1 2
Turks & Caicos Islands 1 2
Central America & Mexico 1,260 12,753
Belize 1 2
Costa Rica 61 586
El Salvador 41 445
Guatemala 43 446
Honduras 34 361
Mexico 984 9,818
Nicaragua 29 378
Panama 67 717
South America 3,345 32,264
Argentina 181 1,381
Bolivia 60 843
Brazil 1,127 7,933
Chile 183 1,532
Colombia 797 8,710
Ecuador 290 3,240
Falkland Islands 1 2
Guyana 1 2
Paraguay 46 681
Peru 260 2,880
Suriname 1 2
Uruguay 11 85
Venezuela 387 4,973
NORTH AMERICA 47 286
Bermuda 1 2
Canada 46 284
OCEANIA 147 3,483
Australia 3 2
Fiji 15 205
French Polynesia 27 738
Kiribati 13 316
New Caledonia 4 63
New Zealand 5 119
Niue 1 26
Papua New Guinea 5 54
Tonga 57 1,607
Western Samoa 17 353
STATELESS 8 88
UNKNOWN 1,107 17,039
WORLD TOTAL 43,580 557,311

* Cyprus and Turkey were previously classified in the Middle East category but have been included in Europe for 2005.

** Reported as a separate category in 2005.

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2006). "All Places of Origin of Students in Intensive English Programs, 2005." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors