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2013/14 - 2014/15

TOP 25 DESTINATIONS OF U.S. STUDY ABROAD STUDENTS, 2013/14 - 2014/15
Rank Destination 2013/14 2014/15 % of Total % Change
  WORLD TOTAL 304,467 313,415 100.0 2.9
1 United Kingdom 38,250 38,189 12.2 -0.2
2 Italy 31,166 33,768 10.8 8.3
3 Spain 26,949 28,325 9.0 5.1
4 France 17,597 18,198 5.8 3.4
5 China 13,763 12,790 4.1 -7.1
6 Germany 10,377 11,010 3.5 6.1
7 Ireland 8,823 10,230 3.3 15.9
8 Costa Rica 8,578 9,305 3.0 8.5
9 Australia 8,369 8,810 2.8 5.3
10 Japan 5,978 6,053 1.9 1.3
11 South Africa 4,968 5,249 1.7 5.7
12 Mexico 4,445 4,712 1.5 6.0
13 India 4,583 4,438 1.4 -3.2
14 Czech Republic 3,572 4,093 1.3 14.6
15 Denmark 3,545 4,034 1.3 13.8
16 Brazil 4,226 3,836 1.2 -9.2
17 Ecuador 3,699 3,746 1.2 1.3
18 Argentina 4,301 3,708 1.2 -13.8
19 Greece 3,066 3,628 1.2 18.3
20 South Korea 3,219 3,520 1.1 9.4
21 Peru 3,396 3,481 1.1 2.5
22 New Zealand 3,021 3,325 1.1 10.1
23 Israel 2,876 3,317 1.1 15.3
24 Austria 2,744 3,211 1.0 17.0
25 Chile 3,333 3,136 1.0 -5.9

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2016). "Top 25 Destinations of U.S. Study Abroad Students, 2013/14 -2014/15." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors