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2016

Top 25 Places of Origin of IEP Students, 2016
Students
Student-Weeks
2016 % of % Change 2016 % of % Change Average Weeks
Rank Place of Origin Students Total from 2015* Student-Weeks Total from 2015* Per Student, 2016
WORLD TOTAL 108,433 100.0 -18.7 1,530,817 100.0 -23.2 14.1
1 China 21,169 19.5 -16.0 345,137 22.5 -11.0 16.3
2 Saudi Arabia 20,862 19.2 -45.2 354,102 23.1 -49.7 17.0
3 Japan 13,511 12.5 -0.8 156,969 10.3 -2.8 11.6
4 South Korea 6,433 5.9 -13.2 85,113 5.6 -16.5 13.2
5 Mexico 4,963 4.6 39.5 36,208 2.4 28.8 7.3
6 Brazil 4,732 4.4 -56.2 35,074 2.3 -52.3 7.4
7 Taiwan 3,928 3.6 -1.4 47,368 3.1 -5.5 12.1
8 Kuwait 3,086 2.8 -30.0 47,295 3.1 -32.6 15.3
9 Vietnam 2,565 2.4 -35.6 51,481 3.4 -28.5 20.1
10 Turkey 2,291 2.1 -4.9 30,702 2.0 4.5 13.4
11 Colombia 2,086 1.9 -21.6 25,179 1.6 -28.8 12.1
12 Switzerland 1,990 1.8 8.5 14,804 1.0 5.1 7.4
13 Venezuela 1,448 1.3 -29.8 24,291 1.6 -27.8 16.8
14 Thailand 1,442 1.3 -16.8 19,577 1.3 -15.3 13.6
15 France 1,136 1.0 -10.4 9,045 0.6 -10.4 8.0
16 Italy 909 0.8 -26.2 5,439 0.4 -32.7 6.0
17 India 899 0.8 -29.7 13,316 0.9 -27.9 14.8
18 Russia 751 0.7 0.9 6,728 0.4 -3.3 9.0
19 Germany 743 0.7 11.7 5,165 0.3 8.7 7.0
20 United Arab Emirates 682 0.6 -9.0 12,120 0.8 8.5 17.8
21 Spain 603 0.6 -33.7 4,962 0.3 -37.3 8.2
22 Oman 591 0.5 -30.0 13,200 0.9 -10.8 22.3
23 Panama 576 0.5 13.1 6,178 0.4 -25.2 10.7
24 Chile 488 0.5 -9.2 6,057 0.4 -3.7 12.4
25 Nepal 416 0.4 83.3 6,321 0.4 85.4 15.2

* Throughout this report, rates of change listed for the Intensive English Program survey have been controlled for changes in institutional reporting.  Comparisons with the total reported in prior Open Doors are not possible.