2008-2012 North American Geographic Trend Report

TY 2012 North American Geographic Trend Report Cover


The North American Geographic Trend Report for GMAT Examinees focuses on mobility trends among residents of the United States and Canada in TY 2012. Geographic and background data collected after each test taker completes the GMAT exam along with score-sending patterns illustrate which countries receive the most score reports from residents of that area and which groups send the most score reports to programs in that region.

Quick Facts

  • 60% of score reports received in Canada and 48% received in the United States were from foreign citizens during TY 2012.
  • Canadian residents sat for 9,313 GMAT exams in TY 2012 and sent 24,922 score reports, both of which represented five-year highs for the country.
  • The number of GMAT exams taken by US residents reached 144,650 in TY 2012 with examinees sending a total of 413,885 score reports.