Planning and Information Office
The University of Sydney
Total International Enrolments by Sub-Saharan Africa, 2009 - 2013
(as at 31/03/13)
Country * 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
N % N % N % N % N %
Botswana 12 9.2 9 7.7 8 7.1 8 6.3 9 7.0
Cameroon 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 1 0.8
Cape Verde 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Central and West Africa, nfd 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Comoros 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Côte d'Ivoire 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Djibouti 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Eritrea 0 0.0 1 0.9 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0
Ethiopia 0 0.0 1 0.9 2 1.8 5 3.9 4 3.1
Ghana 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 1 0.8 3 2.3
Kenya 29 22.1 27 23.1 25 22.1 20 15.6 23 18.0
Lesotho 3 2.3 3 2.6 1 0.9 1 0.8 1 0.8
Liberia 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 1 0.8 0 0.0
Madagascar 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.7 5 3.9 3 2.3
Malawi 1 0.8 2 1.7 4 3.5 4 3.1 4 3.1
Mauritius 12 9.2 9 7.7 8 7.1 13 10.2 10 7.8
Mozambique 1 0.8 1 0.9 3 2.7 2 1.6 1 0.8
Namibia 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 1 0.8
Nigeria 6 4.6 6 5.1 4 3.5 6 4.7 11 8.6
No information on whether Overseas or Australia 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 1 0.8
Rwanda 3 2.3 0 0.0 1 0.9 2 1.6 4 3.1
Réunion 0 0.0 1 0.9 1 0.9 2 1.6 0 0.0
Sao Tomé and Principe 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8
Senegal 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Seychelles 1 0.8 1 0.9 1 0.9 0 0.0 2 1.6
Sierra Leone 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.7 5 3.9 1 0.8
South Africa 41 31.3 31 26.5 28 24.8 36 28.1 21 16.4
St Helena 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8
Swaziland 0 0.0 1 0.9 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0
Tanzania 2 1.5 2 1.7 2 1.8 2 1.6 3 2.3
Uganda 8 6.1 16 13.7 9 8.0 4 3.1 9 7.0
Zambia 2 1.5 1 0.9 4 3.5 6 4.7 9 7.0
Zimbabwe 8 6.1 5 4.3 1 0.9 3 2.3 5 3.9
Total 131 100 117 100 113 100 128 100 128 100

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