​Higher Education Sector Most Recent

2015/16

Higher Education Students Total Percent of Total
Domestic higher education students 19,220,161 94.8%
International higher education students 1,043,839 5.2%
All higher education students (both domestic and international) 20,264,000
Higher Education Institutions Total
Public higher education institutions 1,647
Private higher education institutions 3,062
All higher education institutions 4,709

Source: IIE