Comparative Data on Race and Ethnicity in Education Abroad at ___your institution/organization___

The following data tables were prepared to provide basic demographic data on ___your institution/organization___ enrollment, ___your institution/organization___ student participation in study abroad, U.S. student participation in study abroad, U.S. higher education enrollment and U.S. population for comparative purposes.

Comparative data by percentage of students U.S. Your U.S. Your Students U.S. Institutional/Program Higher Ed. Abroad Race/Ethnicity Institutional/Program Population Students Abroad Enrollment 2004Enrollment 2000 2004-2005 2004* 2005 Caucasian 83.0% 66.1% 75.1% Black/African 3.5% 12.5% 12.3% American Hispanic/Latino 5.6% 10.5% 12.5% ** American Asian 6.3% 6.4% *** 3.7% *** American Native 0.4% 1.0%**** 0.9% American Not Multiracial 1.2% 2.4% Available No Response X X X
* Excludes Nonresident alien data ** U.S. Census data provides separate data on Hispanic/Latino populations *** Includes Hawaiian/Pacific Islander populations **** Includes American Indian/Alaska Native populations

Sources:

- U.S. Census 2000, http://censtats.census.gov/data/US/101000.pdf - Open Doors 2006, http://opendoors.iienetwork.org/?p=89220 - National Center for Educational Statistics - Digest of Education Statistics, 2005 http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d05/tables/dt05_208.asp David J. Comp, International Higher Education Consulting international.ed.consulting@gmail.com http://international.ed.consulting.googlepages.com/internationalhighereducationconsulting

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© 2006-2008 David J. Comp

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