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2011

Total international student enrollment: 48,104

Do these counts of international students reflect both public and private institutions? Yes

Top 10 sending places of origin and percentage of total international student enrollment

Rank Place of Origin Number of Students Percent of Total
1 China 14,176 29.5%
2 India 8,354 17.4%
3 United States 2,549 5.3%
4 South Korea 2,499 5.2%
5 Malaysia 2,291 4.8%
6 Saudi Arabia 1,951 4.1%
7 Japan 1,464 3.0%
8 Vietnam 1,396 2.9%
9 Philippines 1,187 2.5%
10 Germany 883 1.8%
  All Others 11,354 23.6%
Source: New Zealand Ministry of Education

2010

Total international student enrollment: 45,606

Do these counts of international students reflect both public and private institutions? Yes

Top 10 sending places of origin and percentage of total international student enrollment

Rank Place of Origin Number of Students Percent of Total
1 China 13,562 29.7%
2 India 7,394 16.2%
3 South Korea 2,658 5.8%
4 United States 2,646 5.8%
5 Malaysia 2,355 5.2%
6 Saudi Arabia 1,647 3.6%
7 Japan 1,503 3.3%
8 Vietnam 1,164 2.6%
9 Germany 1,119 2.5%
10 Philippines 951 2.1%
  All Others 10,607 23.3%
Source: New Zealand Ministry of Education

2009

Total international student enrollment: 43,387

Do these counts of international students reflect both public and private institutions? Yes

Top 10 sending places of origin and percentage of total international student enrollment

Rank Place of Origin Number of Students Percent of Total
1 China 13,466 31.0%
2 India 6,372 14.7%
3 South Korea 2,728 6.3%
4 United States 2,487 5.7%
5 Malaysia 2,239 5.2%
6 Japan 1,472 3.4%
7 Germany 1,356 3.1%
8 Saudi Arabia 1,238 2.9%
9 Fiji 1,045 2.4%
10 Vietnam 873 2.0%
  All Others 10,117 23.3%
Source: New Zealand Ministry of Education

2008

Total international student enrollment: 39,764

Do these counts of international students reflect both public and private institutions? Yes

Top 10 sending places of origin and percentage of total international student enrollment

Rank Place of Origin Number of Students Percent of Total
1 China 13,323 33.5%
2 India 4,760 12.0%
3 South Korea 2,633 6.6%
4 United States 2,451 6.2%
5 Malaysia 2,069 5.2%
6 Japan 1,571 4.0%
7 Germany 1,355 3.4%
8 Fiji 859 2.2%
9 United Kingdom 737 1.9%
10 Saudi Arabia 712 1.8%
  All Others 9,294 23.4%
Source: New Zealand Ministry of Education