Canada's Students Overseas

Canada's Students Overseas

Number of students from Canada studying abroad:
45,090

Top 5 destinations and number of students from Canada studying abroad

Destination Number of Students
1 United States 27,896
2 United Kingdom 5,508
3 Australia 4,320
4 France 1,442
5 Ireland 594



Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics. (2012). Global Education Digest 2012. Montreal, Quebec: UNESCO Institute for Statistics.

Number of students from Canada studying abroad:
45,892

Top 5 destinations and number of students from Canada studying abroad

Destination Number of Students
1 United States 29,209
2 United Kingdom 5,350
3 Australia 4,390
4 France 1,373
5 Ireland 605



Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics. (2011). Global Education Digest 2011. Montreal, Quebec: UNESCO Institute for Statistics.

Number of students from Canada studying abroad:
44,883

Top 5 destinations and number of students from Canada studying abroad

Destination Number of Students
1 United States 29,082
2 United Kingdom 5,003
3 Australia 4,321
4 France 1,378
5 Ireland 575



Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics. (2011). Global Education Digest 2011. Montreal, Quebec: UNESCO Institute for Statistics.

Number of students from Canada studying abroad:
44,883*

Top 10 destinations and number of students from Canada studying abroad**

Destination Number of Students
1 United States 28,905
2 United Kingdom 5,010
3 Australia 4,039
4 France 1,302
5 Germany 643
6 New Zealand 431 (2005)
7 Ireland 416 (2006)
8 Japan 299 (2006)
9 Sweden 284 (2006)
10 Switzerland 264 (2006)



Source: *Citizenship Immigration Canada (CIC), "Facts and figures 2007 – Immigration overview: Permanent and temporary residents," CIC, http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/resources/statistics/facts2007/temporary/18.asp (accessed July 15, 2009).

**UNESCO Institute for Statistics. (2009). Global Education Digest 2009. Montreal, Quebec: UNESCO Institute for Statistics.

Number of students from Canada studying abroad:
43,174

Top 10 destinations and number of students from Canada studying abroad

Destination Number of Students
1 United States 29,203
2 United Kingdom 4,640
3 Australia 3,789 (2005)
4 France 1,293
5 Germany 641
6 New Zealand 431 (2005)
7 Ireland 416
8 Japan 299
9 Sweden 284
10 Switzerland 264



Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics. (2008). Global Education Digest 2008. Montreal, Quebec: UNESCO Institute for Statistics.

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