Other Nations with Highest Numbers of Students in US Colleges and Universities

POSTED BY MARTIN KICH

 

The following statistics are taken from an article written by Abby Jackson for Business Insider in late November 2016:

Total International Students in US in 2015-2016: 1,043,839, or 5.2% of all higher education students.

 

10. Mexico

Population: 122 million

Students in US: 16,733

 

9.. Japan

Population: 127 million

Students in US: 19,060

 

8. Brazil

Population: 200 million

Students in US: 19,370

 

7. Taiwan

Population: 24 million

Students in US: 21,127

 

6. Vietnam

Population: 90 million

Students in US: 21,403

 

5. Canada

Population: 35 million

Students in US: 26,973

 

4. South Korea

Population: 50 million

Students in US: 61,007

 

3. Saudi Arabia

Population: 29 million

Students in US: 61,287

 

2. India

Population: 1.3 billion

Students in US: 165,918

 

1. China

Population: 1.4 billion

Students in US: 328,547

 

Abby Jackson’s article in available at: http://www.businessinsider.com/countries-send-most-students-american-colleges-2016-11

 

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