Planning and Information Office
The University of Sydney
Total International Enrolments by North-East Asia, 2009 - 2013
(as at 31/03/13)
Country * 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
N % N % N % N % N %
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 4,281 73.5 4,273 71.5 4,119 70.4 3,943 71.0 4,685 75.9
Chinese Asia (includes Mongolia), nfd 7 0.1 9 0.2 9 0.2 6 0.1 3 0.0
Hong Kong (SAR of China) 641 11.0 746 12.5 770 13.2 742 13.4 706 11.4
Japan 140 2.4 135 2.3 122 2.1 110 2.0 106 1.7
Japan and the Koreas, nfd 3 0.1 2 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.0
Korea (North) 3 0.1 3 0.1 5 0.1 5 0.1 2 0.0
Korea (South) 570 9.8 640 10.7 630 10.8 561 10.1 494 8.0
Macau (SAR of China) 28 0.5 29 0.5 40 0.7 38 0.7 39 0.6
Mongolia 6 0.1 9 0.2 15 0.3 20 0.4 17 0.3
Taiwan 142 2.4 127 2.1 140 2.4 129 2.3 116 1.9
Total 5,821 100 5,973 100 5,850 100 5,555 100 6,169 100

  • Key:
  • * Country of permanent residence
  • nec - not elsewhere classified
  • nfd - not further defined
  • N - number of enrolments
  • % - percentage of total