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 |

2013/14 - 2014/15

TOP 25 PLACES OF ORIGIN OF INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARS, 2013/14 & 2014/15
           
Rank Place of Origin 2013/14 2014/15 % of Total % Change
  WORLD TOTAL 121,914 124,861 100.0 2.4
           
1 China 36,409 40,193 32.2 10.4
2 India 10,506 10,937 8.8 4.1
3 South Korea 7,934 7,415 5.9 -6.5
4 Germany 5,546 5,318 4.3 -4.1
5 Canada 4,551 4,611 3.7 1.3
6 Japan 4,705 4,511 3.6 -4.1
7 Brazil 3,673 4,394 3.5 19.6
8 France 4,525 4,249 3.4 -6.1
9 Italy 3,887 3,866 3.1 -0.5
10 Spain 2,996 2,886 2.3 -3.7
11 United Kingdom 2,805 2,635 2.1 -6.1
12 Turkey 2,253 2,218 1.8 -1.6
13 Taiwan 1,995 1,871 1.5 -6.2
14 Mexico 1,527 1,646 1.3 7.8
15 Israel 1,574 1,522 1.2 -3.3
16 Iran 1,364 1,475 1.2 8.1
17 Netherlands 1,198 1,162 0.9 -3.0
18 Australia 1,082 1,019 0.8 -5.8
19 Russia 1,138 1,010 0.8 -11.2
20 Greece 880 920 0.7 4.5
21 Pakistan 845 862 0.7 2.0
22 Colombia 765 826 0.7 8.0
23 Egypt 762 784 0.6 2.9
24 Poland 895 757 0.6 -15.4
25 Switzerland 796 715 0.6 -10.2

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2015). "Top 25 Places of Origin of International Scholars, 2013/14 - 2014/15." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors