Leading Places of Origin

2001/02 | 2002/03 | 2004/05 | 2005/06 | 2006/07 | 2007/08 | 2008/09 | 2009/10 | 2010/11 | 2011/12 | 2012/13 | 2013/14 | 2014/15 | 2015/16 |

2012/13 - 2013/14

TOP 25 PLACES OF ORIGIN OF INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARS, 2012/13 & 2013/14
           
Rank Place of Origin 2012/13 2013/14 % of Total % Change
  WORLD TOTAL 122,059 121,914 100.0 -0.1
           
1 China 34,230 36,409 29.9 6.4
2 India 11,184 10,506 8.6 -6.1
3 South Korea 8,696 7,934 6.5 -8.8
4 Germany 5,710 5,546 4.5 -2.9
5 Japan 5,041 4,705 3.9 -6.7
6 Canada 4,741 4,551 3.7 -4.0
7 France 4,409 4,525 3.7 2.6
8 Italy 3,804 3,887 3.2 2.2
9 Brazil 3,264 3,673 3.0 12.5
10 Spain 3,047 2,996 2.5 -1.7
11 United Kingdom 2,787 2,805 2.3 0.6
12 Turkey 2,302 2,253 1.8 -2.1
13 Taiwan 2,081 1,995 1.6 -4.1
14 Israel 1,644 1,574 1.3 -4.3
15 Mexico 1,532 1,527 1.3 -0.3
16 Iran 1,351 1,364 1.1 1.0
17 Netherlands 1,165 1,198 1.0 2.8
18 Russia 1,136 1,138 0.9 0.2
19 Australia 1,058 1,082 0.9 2.3
20 Poland 982 895 0.7 -8.9
21 Greece 838 880 0.7 5.0
22 Pakistan 722 845 0.7 17.0
23 Switzerland 792 796 0.7 0.5
24 Thailand 890 769 0.6 -13.6
25 Colombia 792 765 0.6 -3.4

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2014). "Top 25 Places of Origin of International Scholars, 2012/13 - 2013/14." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors