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2001/02 - 2002/03

INTERNATIONAL SCHOLAR TOTALS BY PLACE OF ORIGIN, 2001/02 & 2002/03
       
Place of Origin 2001/02 2002/03 % Change
AFRICA 2,788 2,608 -6.5
East Africa 585 629 7.5
Burundi 7 3 -57.1
Comoros 0 0 0.0
Eritrea 10 13 30.0
Ethiopia 66 83 25.8
Kenya 229 229 0.0
Madagascar 7 9 28.6
Malawi 7 8 14.3
Mauritius 10 14 40.0
Mozambique 15 5 -66.7
Rwanda 0 11 -
Somalia 7 3 -57.1
Tanzania 54 64 18.5
Uganda 52 52 0.0
Zambia 40 63 57.5
Zimbabwe 81 72 -11.1
Central Africa 121 140 15.7
Angola 7 2 -71.4
Cameroon 73 82 12.3
Central African Republic 4 3 -25.0
Chad 8 30 275.0
Congo 11 9 -18.2
Equatorial Guinea 7 2 -71.4
Gabon 1 3 200.0
São Tomé and Príncipe 0 3 -
Zaire/Congo 10 6 -40.0
North Africa 935 764 -18.3
Algeria 75 101 34.7
Canary Islands 1 2 100.0
Egypt 622 448 -28.0
Libya 1 6 500.0
Morocco 148 132 -10.8
Sudan 28 22 -21.4
Tunisia 60 53 -11.7
Southern Africa 487 436 -10.5
Botswana 32 35 9.4
Lesotho 3 0 -100.0
Namibia 8 11 37.5
South Africa 438 388 -11.4
Swaziland 6 2 -66.7
West Africa 660 639 -3.2
Benin 10 9 -10.0
Burkina Faso 7 13 85.7
Côte d’Ivoire 22 25 13.6
Gambia 7 11 57.1
Ghana 158 123 -22.2
Guinea 6 2 -66.7
Liberia 13 14 7.7
Mali 14 16 14.3
Mauritania 4 5 25.0
Niger 18 24 33.3
Nigeria 335 330 -1.5
Senegal 46 42 -8.7
Sierra Leone 14 20 42.9
Togo 6 5 -16.7
ASIA 39,122 39,119 0.0
East Asia 30,081 29,690 -1.3
China 15,624 15,206 -2.7
Hong Kong 190 174 -8.4
Japan 5,736 5,706 -0.5
Korea, Dem. People's Rep. 47 36 -23.4
Korea, Republic of 7,143 7,286 2.0
Macao 1 2 100.0
Mongolia 46 39 -15.2
Taiwan 1,294 1,241 -4.1
South & Central Asia 7,452 7,852 5.4
Afghanistan 8 3 -62.5
Bangladesh 283 289 2.1
Bhutan 1 3 200.0
India 6,249 6,565 5.1
Kazakhstan 46 58 26.1
Kyrgyzstan 32 47 46.9
Nepal 103 104 1.0
Pakistan 470 486 3.4
Republic of Maldives 0 0 0.0
Sri Lanka 171 178 4.1
Tajikistan 18 24 33.3
Turkmenistan 17 13 -23.5
Uzbekistan 54 82 51.9
Southeast Asia 1,589 1,577 -0.8
Brunei 0 2 -
Cambodia 21 22 4.8
Indonesia 241 284 17.8
Laos 3 8 166.7
Malaysia 218 170 -22.0
Myanmar 20 19 -5.0
Philippines 297 303 2.0
Singapore 226 203 -10.2
Thailand 449 442 -1.6
Vietnam 114 124 8.8
EUROPE 28,769 26,960 -6.3
Eastern Europe 7,764 7,260 -6.5
Albania 45 49 8.9
Armenia 73 74 1.4
Azerbaijan 22 31 40.9
Belarus 105 104 -1.0
Bosnia & Herzegovina 39 47 20.5
Bulgaria 314 270 -14.0
Croatia 153 118 -22.9
Czech Republic 347 374 7.8
Czechoslovakia, Former 14 0 -100.0
Estonia 47 44 -6.4
Georgia 148 121 -18.2
Hungary 501 493 -1.6
Latvia 39 57 46.2
Lithuania 85 93 9.4
Macedonia 42 39 -7.1
Moldova 75 53 -29.3
Poland 980 872 -11.0
Romania 586 622 6.1
Russia 3,123 2,814 -9.9
Slovakia 141 143 1.4
Slovenia 66 58 -12.1
Ukraine 608 570 -6.3
Yugoslavia, Former 211 214 1.4
Western Europe 21,005 19,700 -6.2
Austria 445 429 -3.6
Belgium 340 365 7.4
Denmark 415 410 -1.2
Finland 332 266 -19.9
France 2,985 2,789 -6.6
Germany 5,028 4,648 -7.6
Greece 569 528 -7.2
Iceland 43 52 20.9
Ireland 403 311 -22.8
Italy 2,257 2,242 -0.7
Liechtenstein 0 2 -
Luxembourg 11 20 81.8
Malta 1 0 -100.0
Monaco 0 3 -
Netherlands 1,001 955 -4.6
Norway 379 333 -12.1
Portugal 269 239 -11.2
San Marino 0 0 0.0
Spain 1,822 1,717 -5.8
Sweden 738 662 -10.3
Switzerland 653 616 -5.7
United Kingdom 3,314 3,113 -6.1
LATIN AMERICA 5,988 6,154 2.8
Caribbean 815 664 -18.5
Antigua 3 5 66.7
Aruba 1 3 200.0
Bahamas 45 36 -20.0
Barbados 33 16 -51.5
British Virgin Islands 6 3 -50.0
Cuba 43 33 -23.3
Dominica 3 3 0.0
Dominican Republic 43 36 -16.3
Grenada 7 2 -71.4
Guadeloupe 0 0 0.0
Haiti 14 19 35.7
Jamaica 275 168 -38.9
Martinique 3 0 -100.0
Montserrat 1 2 100.0
Netherlands Antilles 11 5 -54.5
St. Kitts-Nevis 6 5 -16.7
St. Lucia 7 3 -57.1
St. Vincent 8 2 -75.0
Trinidad & Tobago 303 321 5.9
Turks & Caicos Islands 3 2 -33.3
Central America/Mexico 1,300 1,415 8.8
Belize 14 14 0.0
Costa Rica 79 75 -5.1
El Salvador 13 17 30.8
Guatemala 35 36 2.9
Honduras 38 35 -7.9
Mexico 1,068 1,185 11.0
Nicaragua 17 6 -64.7
Panama 36 47 30.6
South America 3,873 4,075 5.2
Argentina 837 922 10.2
Bolivia 50 33 -34.0
Brazil 1,493 1,458 -2.3
Chile 229 258 12.7
Colombia 514 525 2.1
Ecuador 93 99 6.5
Guyana 14 17 21.4
Paraguay 15 8 -46.7
Peru 212 269 26.9
Suriname 10 13 30.0
Uruguay 66 74 12.1
Venezuela 340 399 17.4
MIDDLE EAST 3,578 3,662 2.3
Bahrain 3 11 266.7
Cyprus 46 53 15.2
Iran 502 468 -6.8
Iraq 31 44 41.9
Israel 1,270 1,290 1.6
Jordan 155 152 -1.9
Kuwait 24 25 4.2
Lebanon 206 244 18.4
Oman 7 16 128.6
Palestinian Authority 20 20 0.0
Qatar 3 5 66.7
Saudi Arabia 86 53 -38.4
Syria 70 93 32.9
Turkey 1,141 1,171 2.6
United Arab Emirates 8 8 0.0
Yemen 6 9 50.0
NORTH AMERICA 3,916 4,228 8.0
Bermuda 11 6 -45.5
Canada 3,905 4,222 8.1
OCEANIA 1,747 1,547 -11.4
Australia 1,316 1,183 -10.1
Kiribati 1 0 -100.0
Fiji 1 0 -100.0
New Zealand 428 360 -15.9
Niue 0 2 -
Papua New Guinea 1 2 100.0
Tonga 0 0 0.0
STATELESS 110 6 -94.5
WORLD TOTAL 86,015 84,281 -2.0

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2003). "All Places of Origin of International Scholars, 2001/02-2002/03." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors