5.2. International students by top 50 countries of citizenship,Footnote 24 2004 to 2013

Country 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
China, People’s Republic of 45,758 48,078 49,581 50,936 55,026 61,051 68,367 79,979 94,142 110,965
India 8,326 9,238 10,159 10,621 11,391 14,613 24,053 33,297 41,584 46,489
Korea, Republic of 38,802 39,935 42,696 44,916 44,635 40,804 38,012 34,485 31,047 28,157
France 10,328 10,639 11,646 12,842 13,616 14,692 15,991 17,761 20,006 22,254
Saudi Arabia 1,201 1,527 1,743 2,485 5,157 9,388 14,730 17,984 18,447 17,885
United States of America 17,173 17,362 17,378 17,132 16,647 16,323 16,128 16,198 16,174 16,244
Brazil 1,921 2,129 2,626 3,216 4,130 4,567 4,849 5,696 8,272 12,269
Japan 14,551 14,396 13,841 12,782 11,415 10,311 9,643 9,801 10,290 10,803
Mexico 5,592 5,871 6,291 6,481 6,458 6,733 7,108 7,606 8,094 8,429
Nigeria 1,761 1,990 2,075 2,380 2,669 3,402 4,343 5,296 6,467 8,162
Iran 2,548 3,129 3,273 3,256 3,413 4,112 4,957 5,533 6,167 6,435
Pakistan 2,465 2,390 2,399 2,430 2,599 2,889 3,233 3,793 4,452 5,002
Taiwan 7,202 6,985 6,733 6,474 6,074 5,508 5,139 4,862 4,750 4,962
United Kingdom and Colonies 9,448 8,526 7,787 7,280 6,793 6,204 5,523 5,045 4,890 4,935
Vietnam 2,099 2,114 1,959 1,775 1,989 2,296 3,002 3,616 4,113 4,789
Germany 3,969 4,208 4,477 4,911 5,386 5,432 5,488 5,186 4,911 4,744
Russia 1,062 1,135 1,251 1,397 1,741 1,979 2,197 2,585 3,209 3,978
Hong Kong 2,364 2,853 3,187 3,387 3,572 3,736 3,750 3,483 3,269 3,133
Bangladesh 1,993 2,131 2,120 2,017 2,038 2,122 2,280 2,439 2,606 2,923
Morocco 2,034 2,072 2,276 2,537 2,780 2,970 2,996 2,911 2,874 2,837
Philippines 891 807 818 964 1,269 1,530 1,752 1,932 2,398 2,720
Colombia 2,672 2,507 1,954 1,638 1,882 2,320 2,831 2,625 2,531 2,589
Turkey 1,622 1,761 1,792 1,857 1,886 2,157 2,307 2,384 2,398 2,551
Venezuela 869 911 1,009 1,124 1,262 1,240 1,460 1,722 2,098 2,391
Thailand 1,370 1,378 1,374 1,350 1,368 1,415 1,584 1,765 1,998 2,145
Ukraine 523 475 522 599 715 916 1,053 1,203 1,611 2,053
Malaysia 1,233 1,179 1,131 1,107 1,268 1,464 1,625 1,856 1,924 1,882
Tunisia 1,452 1,286 1,241 1,250 1,337 1,523 1,673 1,592 1,615 1,809
Spain 414 454 536 644 707 789 881 1,009 1,273 1,711
Egypt 712 781 932 1,141 1,243 1,347 1,424 1,433 1,519 1,665
Cameroon, Federal Republic of 691 674 722 740 777 890 1,006 1,064 1,262 1,564
Jamaica 586 544 540 563 810 993 1,151 1,191 1,324 1,534
Libya 746 777 754 655 723 803 935 778 816 1,530
Indonesia, Republic of 2,012 1,959 1,803 1,675 1,572 1,468 1,356 1,320 1,379 1,459
Algeria 305 307 324 402 532 596 661 783 1,030 1,283
Senegal 551 652 716 829 903 1,041 1,029 1,026 1,123 1,273
Australia 1,205 1,256 1,310 1,278 1,229 1,198 1,168 1,174 1,211 1,257
Italy 559 580 573 641 712 802 845 942 1,060 1,242
Switzerland 825 856 909 919 901 985 979 967 1,116 1,149
Ghana 787 693 603 592 614 659 704 738 850 1,026
Kazakhstan 79 87 155 291 416 561 639 806 886 996
Haiti 526 568 612 699 893 1,214 1,345 1,293 1,086 960
Ivory Coast, Republic of 531 495 478 511 564 598 629 615 759 933
Lebanon 1,004 986 957 1,028 987 1,006 1,008 959 909 882
Kenya 1,135 968 811 748 756 796 837 842 832 874
South Africa, Republic of 808 799 815 810 845 913 866 864 893 843
Chile 367 419 451 489 675 736 754 721 786 814
Congo, People’s Republic of the 77 58 57 74 69 89 117 142 751 804
Israel 960 856 811 840 810 782 737 756 781 796
Jordan 611 641 648 669 720 761 798 763 791 768
Country not stated 411 346 341 377 426 467 501 490 470 501
Total unique persons 229,274 233,954 239,866 246,793 258,080 274,215 300,242 327,606 360,340 396,202
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