Countries with the most U.S. students studying abroad in 2016/17

Most popular destinations for U.S. students studying abroad 2016/17, by number of students

Countries with the most U.S. students studying abroad in 2016/17 This statistic shows countries or destinations that were the most popular amongst U.S. students studying abroad in the 2016/17 academic year. There were 39,851 American students studying in the United Kingdom in that year.
A ranking of the most spoken languages across the world can be accessed here.
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Most popular destinations for U.S. students studying abroad 2016/17, by number of students

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Number of U.S. students
United Kingdom 39,851
Italy 35,366
Spain 31,230
France 16,462
Germany 12,585
China 11,910
Ireland 11,492
Australia 10,400
Costa Rica 8,322
Japan 7,531
South Africa 6,042
Mexico 5,736
Czech Republic 4,777
India 4,704
Cuba4,607
Denmark 4,457
Greece 4,351
Ecuador 4,021
New Zealand 3,777
South Korea 3,770
Peru3,695
Netherlands3,437
Argentina 3,422
Austria 3,308
Chile3,073
Number of U.S. students
United Kingdom 39,851
Italy 35,366
Spain 31,230
France 16,462
Germany 12,585
China 11,910
Ireland 11,492
Australia 10,400
Costa Rica 8,322
Japan 7,531
South Africa 6,042
Mexico 5,736
Czech Republic 4,777
India 4,704
Cuba4,607
Denmark 4,457
Greece 4,351
Ecuador 4,021
New Zealand 3,777
South Korea 3,770
Peru3,695
Netherlands3,437
Argentina 3,422
Austria 3,308
Chile3,073
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This statistic shows countries or destinations that were the most popular amongst U.S. students studying abroad in the 2016/17 academic year. There were 39,851 American students studying in the United Kingdom in that year.
A ranking of the most spoken languages across the world can be accessed here.
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