Funded visits of German guest researchers abroad and international guest researchers in Germany, by host region and region of origin, 2019

Western Europe and Asia and Pacific are the key regions of origin for international guest researchers whose stay in Germany was supported by domestic and foreign funding organisations, with shares of 23% and 22% respectively. Other major regions of origin are Central and South Eastern Europe (13%), North Africa and Middle East (11%) and Eastern Europe and Central Asia (10%).

For German guest researchers whose stays abroad were supported by domestic and foreign funding organisations, Western Europe is the key host region with a share of 26%. Other significant host regions are North America with 18%, Asia and Pacific with 15% and Central and South-Eastern Europe with 12%.

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