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2003/04 - 2004/05

INTERNATIONAL SCHOLAR TOTALS BY PLACE OF ORIGIN, 2003/04 & 2004/05
       
Place of Origin 2003/04 2004/05 % Change
AFRICA 2,257 2,338 3.6
East Africa 544 573 5.3
Burundi 1 2 100.0
Comoros 3 1 -66.7
Eritrea 8 5 -37.5
Ethiopia 63 70 11.1
Kenya 197 206 4.6
Madagascar 15 11 -26.7
Malawi 9 10 11.1
Mauritius 15 16 6.7
Mozambique 6 7 16.7
Rwanda 10 13 30.0
Somalia 4 4 0.0
Tanzania 56 66 17.9
Uganda 76 65 -14.5
Zambia 37 19 -48.6
Zimbabwe 44 78 77.3
Central Africa 144 110 -23.6
Angola 14 1 -92.9
Cameroon 62 79 27.4
Central African Republic 1 0 -100.0
Chad 32 2 -93.8
Congo, Rep. of 20 17 -15.0
Congo, Dem. Rep. of 5 4 -20.0
Equatorial Guinea 4 2 -50.0
Gabon 6 5 -16.7
North Africa 648 744 14.8
Algeria 63 75 19.0
Egypt 374 472 26.2
Libya 4 4 0.0
Morocco 106 106 0.0
Sudan 19 13 -31.6
Tunisia 82 74 -9.8
Southern Africa 378 328 -13.2
Botswana 15 11 -26.7
Lesotho 6 2 -66.7
Namibia 14 2 -85.7
South Africa 335 312 -6.9
Swaziland 8 1 -87.5
West Africa 543 583 7.4
Benin 14 13 -7.1
Burkina Faso 14 12 -14.3
Côte d’Ivoire 19 16 -15.8
Gambia 10 17 70.0
Ghana 115 160 39.1
Guinea 3 2 -33.3
Liberia 6 12 100.0
Mali 20 23 15.0
Mauritania 4 4 0.0
Niger 14 5 -64.3
Nigeria 259 238 -8.1
Senegal 48 55 14.6
Sierra Leone 9 13 44.4
Togo 8 13 62.5
ASIA 39,121 43,654 11.6
East Asia 29,382 32,874 11.9
China 14,871 17,035 14.6
Hong Kong 182 304 67.0
Macau 3 6 100.0
Japan 5,627 5,623 -0.1
North Korea 25 14 -44.0
South Korea 7,290 8,301 13.9
Mongolia 37 48 29.7
Taiwan 1,347 1,543 14.6
South/Central Asia 8,086 9,032 11.7
Afghanistan 3 8 166.7
Bangladesh 240 253 5.4
Bhutan 4 6 50.0
India 6,809 7,755 13.9
Kazakhstan 61 62 1.6
Kyrgyzstan 49 33 -32.7
Maldives 1 0 -100.0
Nepal 105 118 12.4
Pakistan 551 494 -10.3
Sri Lanka 155 185 19.4
Tajikistan 20 16 -20.0
Turkmenistan 8 6 -25.0
Uzbekistan 80 96 20.0
Southeast Asia 1,653 1,748 5.7
Brunei 0 1 -
Cambodia 11 12 9.1
Indonesia 208 207 -0.5
Laos 3 5 66.7
Malaysia 176 166 -5.7
Myanmar 18 28 55.6
Philippines 318 372 17.0
Singapore 214 201 -6.1
Thailand 572 619 8.2
Vietnam 133 137 3.0
EUROPE 26,728 27,975 4.7
Eastern Europe 6,603 6,849 3.7
Albania 57 48 -15.8
Armenia 85 60 -29.4
Azerbaijan 44 37 -15.9
Belarus 81 103 27.2
Bosnia & Herzegovina 23 31 34.8
Bulgaria 308 318 3.2
Croatia 119 98 -17.6
Czech Republic 316 317 0.3
Estonia 38 43 13.2
Georgia 106 106 0.0
Hungary 399 417 4.5
Latvia 39 47 20.5
Lithuania 64 62 -3.1
Macedonia 38 39 2.6
Moldova 59 67 13.6
Poland 927 925 -0.2
Romania 575 674 17.2
Russia 2,403 2,420 0.7
Serbia & Montenegro - 142 -
Slovakia 169 164 -3.0
Slovenia 40 65 62.5
Ukraine 531 549 3.4
Yugoslavia, Former 182 117 -35.7
Western Europe 20,125 21,126 5.0
Austria 347 375 8.1
Belgium 395 391 -1.0
Denmark 411 428 4.1
Finland 258 294 14.0
France 2,842 3,078 8.3
Germany 4,737 4,846 2.3
Gibraltar 0 1 -
Greece 537 544 1.3
Iceland 52 56 7.7
Ireland 360 366 1.7
Italy 2,317 2,565 10.7
Liechtenstein 1 1 0.0
Luxembourg 15 16 6.7
Malta 9 12 33.3
Monaco 1 2 100.0
Netherlands 975 946 -3.0
Norway 307 316 2.9
Portugal 246 314 27.6
San Marino 1 0 -100.0
Spain 1,893 2,043 7.9
Sweden 642 686 6.9
Switzerland 662 661 -0.2
United Kingdom 3,117 3,185 2.2
LATIN AMERICA 5,401 5,741 6.3
Caribbean 335 309 -7.8
Antigua 4 10 150.0
Aruba 30 1 -96.7
Bahamas 34 31 -8.8
Barbados 24 19 -20.8
British Virgin Islands 3 1 -66.7
Cuba 16 30 87.5
Dominica 10 13 30.0
Dominican Republic 27 24 -11.1
Grenada 3 5 66.7
Haiti 19 19 0.0
Jamaica 69 78 13.0
Montserrat 1 0 -100.0
Netherlands Antilles 27 4 -85.2
St. Kitts & Nevis 3 4 33.3
St. Lucia 3 2 -33.3
St. Vincent 3 2 -33.3
Trinidad & Tobago 59 66 11.9
Central America/Mexico 1,288 1,426 10.7
Belize 16 10 -37.5
Costa Rica 69 80 15.9
El Salvador 20 23 15.0
Guatemala 77 54 -29.9
Honduras 30 50 66.7
Mexico 1,032 1,158 12.2
Nicaragua 9 14 55.6
Panama 35 37 5.7
South America 3,778 4,006 6.0
Argentina 820 825 0.6
Bolivia 38 41 7.9
Brazil 1,341 1,499 11.8
Chile 291 296 1.7
Colombia 524 550 5.0
Ecuador 82 122 48.8
Guyana 16 14 -12.5
Paraguay 19 11 -42.1
Peru 207 232 12.1
Suriname 4 5 25.0
Uruguay 101 117 15.8
Venezuela 335 294 -12.2
MIDDLE EAST 3,692 4,127 11.8
Bahrain 25 16 -36.0
Cyprus 63 63 0.0
Iran 331 398 20.2
Iraq 42 37 -11.9
Israel 1,409 1,500 6.5
Jordan 148 203 37.2
Kuwait 30 25 -16.7
Lebanon 222 262 18.0
Oman 6 10 66.7
Palestinian Territories 16 10 -37.5
Qatar 1 2 100.0
Saudi Arabia 44 41 -6.8
Syria 106 109 2.8
Turkey 1,215 1,427 17.4
United Arab Emirates 21 7 -66.7
Yemen 13 17 30.8
NORTH AMERICA 4,128 4,267 3.4
Bermuda 3 5 66.7
Canada 4,125 4,262 3.3
OCEANIA 1,521 1,528 0.5
Australia 1,197 1,183 -1.2
Fiji 5 2 -60.0
French Polynesia 1 2 100.0
New Zealand 317 335 5.7
Papua New Guinea 1 4 300.0
Samoa 0 2 -
STATELESS 57 4 -93.0
WORLD TOTAL 82,905 89,634 8.1

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2005). "Institutions Hosting the Most International Scholars, 2003/04-2004/05." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors