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U.S. Study Abroad: All Destinations

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2003/04 - 2004/05

Destination 2003/04 2004/05 % Change
AFRICA 5,699 7,100 24.6
East Africa 1,120 1,558 39.1
Angola 1 0 -100.0
Burundi 0 1 -
Eritrea 1 14 1,300.0
Ethiopia 26 33 26.9
Kenya 387 661 70.8
Madagascar 62 73 17.7
Malawi 12 12 0.0
Mauritius 2 1 -50.0
Mozambique 42 27 -35.7
Reunion 3 2 -33.3
Rwanda 10 14 40.0
Somalia 1 1 0.0
Tanzania 373 467 25.2
Uganda 141 159 12.8
Zambia 50 86 72.0
Zimbabwe 9 7 -22.2
Central Africa 78 87 11.5
Cameroon 74 75 1.4
Central African Republic 0 7 -
Congo, Rep. of 0 0 -
Congo, Dem. Rep. of 1 0 -100.0
Equatorial Guinea 2 5 150.0
Gabon 1 0 -100.0
North Africa 882 1,176 33.3
Egypt 573 807 40.8
Morocco 298 339 13.8
Sudan 0 1 -
Tunisia 11 29 163.6
Southern Africa 2,219 2,631 18.6
Botswana 80 102 27.5
Lesotho 28 11 -60.7
Namibia 97 188 93.8
South Africa 2,009 2,304 14.7
Swaziland 5 26 420.0
West Africa 1,400 1,648 17.7
Benin 15 11 -26.7
Burkina Faso 28 40 42.9
Côte d’Ivoire 2 17 750.0
Gambia 34 36 5.9
Ghana 909 1,125 23.8
Guinea 2 1 -50.0
Liberia 2 0 -100.0
Mali 66 55 -16.7
Mauritania 3 0 -100.0
Niger 14 24 71.4
Nigeria 29 14 -51.7
Senegal 280 320 14.3
Sierra Leone 0 3 -
Togo 16 2 -87.5
ASIA 13,213 16,571 25.4
East Asia 10,075 12,459 23.7
China 4,737 6,389 34.9
Hong Kong 487 748 53.6
Japan 3,707 4,100 10.6
South Korea 881 962 9.2
Macau 0 0 -
Mongolia 68 66 -2.9
Taiwan 195 194 -0.5
South/Central Asia 1,349 1,964 45.6
Bangladesh 24 34 41.7
Bhutan 11 1 -90.9
India 1,157 1,767 52.7
Kazakhstan 10 9 -10.0
Kyrgyzstan 0 0 -
Nepal 98 77 -21.4
Pakistan 5 3 -40.0
Sri Lanka 32 67 109.4
Tajikistan 1 0 -100.0
Turkmenistan 0 1 -
Uzbekistan 11 5 -54.5
Southeast Asia 1,789 2,148 20.1
Cambodia 43 63 46.5
East Timor 17 6 -64.7
Indonesia 24 28 16.7
Laos 1 2 100.0
Malaysia 43 77 79.1
Myanmar 2 2 0.0
Philippines 165 119 -27.9
Singapore 263 377 43.3
Thailand 948 1,128 19.0
Vietnam 283 346 22.3
EUROPE* 116,684 124,292 6.5
Albania 3 31 933.3
Armenia 5 60 1,100.0
Austria 2,444 2,757 12.8
Azerbaijan 0 3 -
Belarus 11 4 -63.6
Belgium 901 876 -2.8
Bosnia & Herzegovina 20 27 35.0
Bulgaria 28 43 53.6
Croatia 68 102 50.0
Cyprus 38 129 239.5
Czech Republic 2,089 2,494 19.4
Denmark 1,434 1,529 6.6
Estonia 33 8 -75.8
Finland 136 260 91.2
France 13,718 15,374 12.1
Georgia 33 26 -21.2
Germany 5,985 6,557 9.6
Gibraltar 6 15 150.0
Greece 2,099 2,445 16.5
Hungary 654 645 -1.4
Iceland 117 118 0.9
Ireland 5,198 5,083 -2.2
Italy 21,922 24,858 13.4
Kosovo 0 1 -
Latvia 3 20 566.7
Liechtenstein 0 1 -
Lithuania 27 41 51.9
Luxembourg 420 369 -12.1
Macedonia 1 2 100.0
Malta 86 100 16.3
Monaco 29 35 20.7
Netherlands 1,686 1,740 3.2
Norway 243 291 19.8
Poland 418 511 22.2
Portugal 80 140 75.0
Romania 136 188 38.2
Russia 1,797 1,743 -3.0
Serbia & Montenegro 14 8 -42.9
Slovakia 2 16 700.0
Slovenia 18 25 38.9
Spain 20,080 20,806 3.6
Sweden 830 769 -7.3
Switzerland 1,280 1,428 11.6
Turkey 200 454 127.0
U.S.S.R., Former 1 0 -100.0
Ukraine 135 89 -34.1
United Kingdom 32,237 32,071 -0.5
Vatican City 17 0 -100.0
Yugoslavia, Former 2 0 -100.0
* Cyprus and Turkey were previously classified in the Middle East category
LATIN AMERICA 29,053 29,655 2.1
Caribbean 4,696 3,121 -33.5
Anguilla 1 39 3,800.0
Aruba 0 1 -
Antigua 11 25 127.3
Bahamas 508 417 -17.9
Barbados 183 202 10.4
British Virgin Islands 140 110 -21.4
Cayman Islands 15 26 73.3
Cuba 2,148 169 -92.1
Dominica 60 82 36.7
Dominican Republic 705 724 2.7
Grenada 26 42 61.5
Guadeloupe 41 38 -7.3
Haiti 48 19 -60.4
Jamaica 435 555 27.6
Martinique 89 141 58.4
Montserrat 0 17 -
Netherlands Antilles 34 60 76.5
St. Kitts & Nevis 14 25 78.6
St. Lucia 1 21 2,000.0
St. Vincent/Grenadines 16 3 -81.3
Trinidad & Tobago 161 261 62.1
Turks & Caicos Islands 40 144 260.0
Caribbean, Unspecified 20 0 -100.0
Central America/Mexico 16,472 16,982 3.1
Belize 823 941 14.3
Costa Rica 4,510 4,887 8.4
El Salvador 232 269 15.9
Guatemala 646 702 8.7
Honduras 430 399 -7.2
Mexico 9,293 9,244 -0.5
Nicaragua 343 312 -9.0
Panama 195 228 16.9
South America 7,885 9,552 21.1
Argentina 1,315 2,013 53.1
Bolivia 234 187 -20.1
Brazil 1,554 1,994 28.3
Chile 2,135 2,393 12.1
Colombia 20 42 110.0
Ecuador 1,678 1,711 2.0
French Guiana 6 22 266.7
Guyana 41 29 -29.3
Paraguay 75 56 -25.3
Peru 624 867 38.9
Suriname 14 9 -35.7
Uruguay 108 82 -24.1
Venezuela 81 147 81.5
MIDDLE EAST 812 1,977 143.5
Bahrain 3 3 0.0
Iran 1 2 100.0
Iraq 0 1 -
Israel 665 1,617 143.2
Jordan 65 171 163.1
Kuwait 3 2 -33.3
Lebanon 23 43 87.0
Oman 1 2 100.0
Palestinian Territories 1 23 2,200.0
Qatar 2 7 250.0
Saudi Arabia 2 1 -50.0
Syria 19 19 0.0
United Arab Emirates 20 84 320.0
Yemen 7 2 -71.4
NORTH AMERICA 1,112 1,121 0.8
Bermuda 58 92 58.6
Canada 1,054 1,029 -2.4
ANTARCTICA 24 0 -100.0
OCEANIA 14,113 13,787 -2.3
Australia 11,418 10,813 -5.3
Cook Islands 2 24 1,100.0
Micronesia 15 17 13.3
Fiji 132 143 8.3
French Polynesia 100 83 -17.0
Marshall Islands 6 3 -50.0
New Caledonia 0 4 -
New Zealand 2,369 2,657 12.2
Palau 0 2 -
Papua New Guinea 6 11 83.3
Samoa 36 27 -25.0
Solomon Islands 1 0 -100.0
Tonga 26 3 -88.5
Vanuatu 2 0 -100.0
MULTI-DESTINATION 10,611 11,480 8.2
TOTAL 191,321 205,983 7.7

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2006). "Host Regions and Destinations of U.S. Study Abroad Students, 2003/04-2004/05." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors