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Statistical Summaries

Numbers of Students Obtaining Student Visas from Foreign Nations between 1997 and 2006

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  • Post Date: 02/16/2007

  1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
US 14,042 13,109 14,443 15,547 14,878 13,767 10,324 (-25%) 14,054 (+ 36.1%) 15,525 (+ 10.5%) 16,451 (+5.96%)
Canada 2,280 2,359 2,159 2,583 2,296 2,433 1,813 (-25.5%) 2,149 (+ 19%) 2,140 (- 0.4%) 1,997 (-6.68%)
UK 6,414 6,173 6,553 8,567 7,583 9,548 6,662 (-30%) 9,207 (+ 38%) 9,248 (+ 0.5%) 9,653 (+4.38%)
France 355 342 411 552 562 529 627 (+18.5%) 580 (- 7.5%) 600 (+ 3.5%) 690 (+15%)
Germany 345 305 295 313 345 400 442 (+10.5%) 402 (- 10%) 475 (+ 18.2%) 512 (+7.79%)
Australia 2,126 2,092 2,065 2,104 2,397 2,894 2,823 (-2.5%) 2,246 (- 20%) 2,679 (+ 19%) 2,862 (+6.83%)
NZ 365 342 391 496 645 740 571 (-22.8%) 534 (- 6.5%) 498 (- 6.7%) 538 (+8.03%)
Japan 1,700 1,649 1,573 1,753 1,696 1,745 1,337 (-23.4%) 1,556 (+ 16%) 1,748 (+ 12.3%) 2,108 (+20.59)
Sub-total 27,627 26,200 27,890 31,907 30,402 32,016 24,599 (-23.2%) 30,728 (+ 25%) 32,913 (+ 7.1%) 34,811 (+5.77%)
Other Nations         1,760 975 1,719 1,797 1,145 2,360
Total         32,162 32,991 (+2.58%) 26,318 (-20.23%) 32,525 (+23.58%) 34,058 (+4.71%) 37,171 (+9.1%)
Notes
(*Figures in the row titled Other Nations are the numbers of student visas issued in the preceding year)
  1. Numbers of student visas issued by other nations in 2001: Austria: 66; Italy: 156; Spain: 128; Philippines: 112; S Korea: 66: Ireland: 12; Belgium: 31; Sweden: 20; Finland: 11; Denmark4; Thailand:56; Norway:1; Iceland:1; Russia: 136; Turkey: 6; Singapore: 684; Netherlands: 89; India: 27; S Africa: 46; Switzerland: 100; Czech Republic: 8.
  2. Numbers of student visas issued by other nations in 2002: Italy 154; Spain 179; S Korea 75; Ireland 10; Belgium 34; Sweden 20; Finland 11; Denmark 8; Thailand 70; Russia 94; Turkey 8; Netherlands 135; India 45; S Africa 26; Switzerland 100; the Czech Republic 6.
  3. Numbers of student visas issued by other nations in 2003: Singapore 700; Italy 209; Spain 206; S Korea 89; Ireland 17; Belgium 28; Sweden 56; Denmark 13; Thailand 65; Russia 78; Turkey 1; Netherlands 119; India 29; S Africa 16; Switzerland 85; Czech Republic 5; Philippines 3.
  4. Numbers of student visas issued by other nations in 2004: Singapore 600-800; Italy 226 (including visas valid for 6 months and less; the figures exclude students possessing Italy resident permits and reentry visas); Spain 179 (90 days and over); S Korea113; Belgium 39; Denmark 15; Thailand 73; Russia 171; Turkey 2; Netherlands 147; India 34; Switzerland 98.
  5. Numbers of student visas issued by other nations in 2005: Italy 201; Spain 168; Ireland 25; Austria 356; Denmark 28; Netherlands 172; Finland 20; S Africa 16; Belgium 47; Saudi Arabia 4; Egypt 2; Kuwait 6; Jordan 5; S Korea 95.
  6. Numbers of student visas issued by other nations in 2006: Italy 228; Spain 197; Netherlands 191; Switzerland 140; Austria 80; Sweden 60; Hungary 25; Czech Republic 24; Finland 23; Denmark 11; Ireland 7; S Africa 34; Argentina 1; Paraguay 11; Russia 169; India 43; Singapore 740; Thailand 104; S Korea 272.

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