Planning and Information Office
The University of Sydney
Total International Enrolments by Sub-Saharan Africa, 2010 - 2014
(as at 31/03/14)
Country * 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
N % N % N % N % N %
Botswana 9 7.7 8 7.1 8 6.3 9 7.1 5 3.5
Burkina Faso 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7
Cameroon 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 1 0.8 1 0.7
Eritrea 1 0.9 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Ethiopia 1 0.9 2 1.8 5 3.9 4 3.1 6 4.2
Ghana 0 0.0 1 0.9 1 0.8 3 2.4 7 4.9
Kenya 27 23.1 25 22.3 20 15.6 23 18.1 24 16.8
Lesotho 3 2.6 1 0.9 1 0.8 1 0.8 2 1.4
Liberia 0 0.0 1 0.9 1 0.8 0 0.0 1 0.7
Madagascar 0 0.0 3 2.7 5 3.9 3 2.4 3 2.1
Malawi 2 1.7 4 3.6 4 3.1 4 3.1 4 2.8
Mauritius 9 7.7 8 7.1 13 10.2 10 7.9 10 7.0
Mozambique 1 0.9 3 2.7 2 1.6 1 0.8 2 1.4
Namibia 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 1 0.8 1 0.7
Nigeria 6 5.1 4 3.6 6 4.7 11 8.7 20 14.0
Reunion 1 0.9 1 0.9 2 1.6 0 0.0 0 0.0
Rwanda 0 0.0 1 0.9 2 1.6 4 3.1 3 2.1
Sao Tome and Principe 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0
Seychelles 1 0.9 1 0.9 0 0.0 2 1.6 2 1.4
Sierra Leone 0 0.0 3 2.7 5 3.9 1 0.8 1 0.7
South Africa 31 26.5 28 25.0 36 28.1 21 16.5 22 15.4
St Helena 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0
Swaziland 1 0.9 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7
Tanzania, United Republic of 2 1.7 2 1.8 2 1.6 3 2.4 3 2.1
Uganda 16 13.7 9 8.0 4 3.1 9 7.1 7 4.9
Zambia 1 0.9 4 3.6 6 4.7 9 7.1 12 8.4
Zimbabwe 5 4.3 1 0.9 3 2.3 5 3.9 5 3.5
Total 117 100 112 100 128 100 127 100 143 100

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