Table 1: Top 10 places of origin of international students, 2009/10-2010/11.

RankPlace of origin2009/102010/112010/11 % of total% change

World total690,923723,277100.04.7
1China127,822157,55821.823.3
2India104,897103,89514.4−1.0
3South Korea72,15373,35110.11.7
4Canada28,14527,5463.8−2.1
5Taiwan26,68524,8183.4−7.0
6Saudi Arabia15,81022,7043.143.6
7Japan24,84221,2902.9−14.3
8Vietnam13,11214,8882.113.5
9Mexico13,25613,7131.92.0
10Turkey12,39712,1841.7−1.7

Source: Open Doors Report, 2011 [2].