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- 500 Year Ago In Ceylon
- 400 Year Ago In Fathepur Sikri
- 100 Year Ago In Calcutta
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Wednesday June 19, 2024
Front Row:
Inside the Numbers
Vol: 1 Num: 1    Winter 2006

2 Times approximately the area of Pakistan compared to that of California
4.5 Times approximately the population of Pakistan to that of California

25 million approximate worldwide population of Sikhs
15 million approximate worldwide population of Jews
4.5 million approximate worldwide population of Jains
2.6 million approximate worldwide population of Zoroastrians
2.4% World’s Land area supported by India
15% World’s population supported by India
80,466 Students entered U.S. from India in 2004/05, most from any nation
62,523 Students from China, the second leading nation
565,039 Foreign students entered U.S. in 2004/05
191,321 U.S. students, who went abroad in 2004/05
1% decrease in foreign student enrollment in U.S. than previous year
8.5% increase in number of American students going abroad during the same period
225 Members of Parliament in Sri Lanka
435 Members in U.S. House of Representatives

Source: Background notes US State Dept.; Encyclopedia Britannica 2005 Year book; Institute of International Education; U.S. House of Representatives



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