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International Students: Primary Source of Funding

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2000/01 - 2001/02

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS BY PRIMARY SOURCE OF FUNDING, 2000/01 & 2001/02
           
Primary Source of Funds 2000/01 Int'l Students % of Total 2001/02 Int'l Students % of Total % Change
Personal & Family 366,629 66.9 395,839 67.9 8.0
U.S. College or University 108,622 19.8 120,364 20.6 10.8
Home Government/University 21,684 4.0 21,535 3.7 -0.7
U.S. Private Sponsor 13,672 2.5 15,561 2.7 13.8
Foreign Private Sponsor 13,387 2.4 11,857 2.0 -11.4
Current Employment 12,908 2.4 10,940 1.9 -15.2
Other Sources 5,108 0.9 1,369 0.2 -73.2
U.S. Government 3,553 0.6 3,677 0.6 3.5
International Organization 2,303 0.4 1,856 0.3 -19.4
           
Total 547,867 100.0 582,996 100.0 6.4

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2002). "International Students by Primary Source of Funding, 2000/01-2001/02." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors