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2001/02 - 2002/03

HOST REGIONS AND DESTINATIONS OF U.S. STUDY ABROAD STUDENTS, 2001/02 & 2002/03
       
Destination 2001/02 2002/03 % Change
AFRICA 4,633 4,827 4.2
Africa, Unspecified 59 1 -98.3
       
East Africa 1,291 1,209 -6.4
Angola 1 0 -100.0
Eritrea 0 12 -
Ethiopia 30 26 -13.3
Kenya 720 625 -13.2
Madagascar 84 15 -82.1
Malawi 9 9 0.0
Mauritius 1 1 0.0
Mozambique 20 29 45.0
Reunion 1 0 -100.0
Rwanda 1 6 500.0
Tanzania 293 347 18.4
Uganda 76 85 11.8
Zambia 15 24 60.0
Zimbabwe 40 29 -27.5
East Africa, Unspecified 0 1 -
       
Central Africa 56 77 37.5
Cameroon 51 66 29.4
Central African Republic 0 0 -
Chad 0 0 -
Congo 2 1 -50.0
Equatorial Guinea 2 7 250.0
Gabon 1 3 200.0
       
North Africa 431 495 14.8
Canary Islands 0 0 -
Egypt 241 303 25.7
Morocco 170 191 12.4
Western Sahara 0 0 -
Tunisia 20 0 -100.0
North Africa, Unspecified 0 1 -
     
Southern Africa 1,557 1,811 16.3
Botswana 36 42 16.7
Lesotho 19 34 78.9
Namibia 38 120 215.8
South Africa 1,456 1,594 9.5
Swaziland 4 21 425.0
Southern Africa, Unspecified 4 0 -100.0
     
West Africa 1,239 1,234 -0.4
Benin 22 14 -36.4
Burkina Faso 33 7 -78.8
Côte d’Ivoire 21 0 -100.0
Gambia 35 22 -37.1
Ghana 821 805 -1.9
Guinea 10 0 -100.0
Liberia 0 1 -
Mali 44 31 -29.5
Mauritania 1 4 300.0
Niger 24 23 -4.2
Nigeria 10 24 140.0
Senegal 211 286 35.5
Sierra Leone 0 7 -
Togo 7 7 0.0
West Africa, Unspecified 0 3 -
       
ASIA 10,901 9,751 -10.5
Asia, Unspecified 90 0 -100.0
       
East Asia 8,419 7,322 -13.0
China 3,911 2,493 -36.3
Hong Kong 501 458 -8.6
Japan 3,168 3,457 9.1
Korea, Republic of 631 739 17.1
Macao 2 0 -100.0
Mongolia 33 27 -18.2
Taiwan 173 148 -14.5
       
South & Central Asia 916 961 4.9
Afghanistan 1 2 100.0
Bangladesh 4 21 425.0
Bhutan 13 1 -92.3
India 627 703 12.1
Kazakhstan 1 2 100.0
Kyrgyzstan 0 2 -
Nepal 214 142 -33.6
Pakistan 9 9 0.0
Sri Lanka 46 72 56.5
Tajikistan 1 1 0.0
Uzbekistan 0 6 -
       
Southeast Asia 1,476 1,468 -0.5
Cambodia 10 12 20.0
East Timor 1 0 -100.0
Indonesia 52 26 -50.0
Laos 1 2 100.0
Malaysia 25 47 88.0
Myanmar 0 1 -
Philippines 102 124 21.6
Singapore 231 176 -23.8
Thailand 836 794 -5.0
Vietnam 218 286 31.2
       
EUROPE 100,668 109,907 9.2
Europe, Unspecified 214 0 -100.0
       
Eastern Europe 4,150 5,017 20.9
Albania 0 6 0.0
Armenia 1 3 200.0
Azerbaijan 1 1 0.0
Belarus 13 12 -7.7
Bosnia & Herzegovina 2 15 650.0
Bulgaria 12 36 200.0
Croatia 45 41 -8.9
Czech Republic 1,659 1,997 20.4
Estonia 9 15 66.7
Georgia 1 4 300.0
Hungary 452 562 24.3
Latvia 21 4 -81.0
Lithuania 53 16 -69.8
Macedonia 0 15 -
Moldova 0 4 -
Poland 378 426 12.7
Romania 57 97 70.2
Russia 1,269 1,521 19.9
Slovakia 5 29 480.0
Slovenia 29 26 -10.3
Ukraine 53 123 132.1
Yugoslavia, Former 55 64 16.4
Eastern Europe, Unspecified 35 0 -100.0
       
Western Europe 96,304 104,890 8.9
Austria 2,180 2,798 28.3
Belgium 867 890 2.7
Denmark 908 1,127 24.1
Finland 169 272 60.9
France 12,274 13,080 6.6
Germany 4,856 5,587 15.1
Gibraltar 0 0 -
Greece 1,856 2,011 8.4
Iceland 164 134 -18.3
Ireland 4,375 4,892 11.8
Italy 17,169 18,936 10.3
Liechtenstein 2 1 -50.0
Luxembourg 359 343 -4.5
Malta 101 67 -33.7
Monaco 0 10 -
Netherlands 1,676 1,792 6.9
Norway 244 270 10.7
Portugal 115 143 24.3
Spain 17,176 18,865 9.8
Sweden 598 818 36.8
Switzerland 1,022 1,148 12.3
United Kingdom 30,143 31,706 5.2
Vatican City 30 0 -100.0
Western Europe, Unspecified 20 0 -100.0
       
LATIN AMERICA 23,300 26,643 14.3
Latin America, Unspecified 12 0 -100.0
       
Caribbean 3,498 4,075 16.5
Anguilla 7 13 85.7
Aruba 1 11 1,000.0
Antigua 0 0 -
Bahamas 414 535 29.2
Barbados 126 162 28.6
British Virgin Islands 55 119 116.4
Cayman Islands 35 43 22.9
Cuba 1,279 1,474 15.2
Dominica 35 0 -100.0
Dominican Republic 596 651 9.2
Grenada 9 0 -100.0
Guadeloupe 49 22 -55.1
Haiti 105 92 -12.4
Jamaica 405 539 33.1
Martinique 82 73 -11.0
Montserrat 5 0 -100.0
Netherlands Antilles 20 13 -35.0
St. Kitts-Nevis 7 12 71.4
St. Lucia 0 0 -
St. Vincent 0 6 -
Trinidad & Tobago 175 107 -38.9
Turks & Caicos Islands 10 19 90.0
Windward Islands 1 0 -100.0
Caribbean, Unspecified 82 184 124.4
       
Central America/Mexico 14,023 15,859 13.1
Belize 681 1,363 100.1
Costa Rica 3,781 4,296 13.6
El Salvador 145 117 -19.3
Guatemala 410 446 8.8
Honduras 332 462 39.2
Mexico 8,078 8,775 8.6
Nicaragua 251 290 15.5
Panama 344 109 -68.3
C. America & Mexico, Unspec. 1 1 0.0
       
South America 5,767 6,709 16.3
Argentina 905 868 -4.1
Bolivia 156 159 1.9
Brazil 1,064 1,345 26.4
Chile 1,492 1,944 30.3
Colombia 26 15 -42.3
Ecuador 1,425 1,567 10.0
French Guiana 2 0 -100.0
Guyana 9 37 311.1
Paraguay 16 59 268.8
Peru 522 599 14.8
Suriname 0 0 -
Uruguay 52 59 13.5
Venezuela 97 57 -41.2
S. America, Unspecified 1 0 -100.0
       
MIDDLE EAST 1,310 648 -50.5
Bahrain 3 0 -100.0
Cyprus 77 10 -87.0
Iran 2 1 -50.0
Israel 1,031 340 -67.0
Jordan 37 29 -21.6
Kuwait 4 6 50.0
Lebanon 16 14 -12.5
Oman 1 0 -100.0
Palestinian Authority 0 0 -
Saudi Arabia 1 2 100.0
Syria 2 4 100.0
Turkey 129 228 76.7
United Arab Emirates 7 12 71.4
Yemen 0 1 -
Middle East, Unspecified 0 1 -
       
NORTH AMERICA 1,251 1,251 0.0
Bermuda 71 57 -19.7
Canada 1,180 1,194 1.2
       
ANTARCTICA 0 18 -
       
OCEANIA 10,952 12,749 16.4
Australia 9,456 10,691 13.1
Cook Islands 3 1 -66.7
Fed. States of Micronesia 22 16 -27.3
Fiji 45 66 46.7
French Polynesia 40 7 -82.5
Marshall Islands 2 8 300.0
New Zealand 1,326 1,917 44.6
Palau 7 0 -100.0
Papua New Guinea 4 0 -100.0
Tonga 10 0 -100.0
Vanuatu 0 4 -
Western Samoa 26 25 -3.8
Pacific Islands, Unspec. 11 14 27.3
       
MULTI-COUNTRY 7,899 8,835 11.8
       
TOTAL 160,920 174,629 8.5

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2004). "Host Regions and Destinations of U.S. Study Abroad Students, 2001/02-2002/03." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors