India leads Asia in number of scientists, engineers in US

INGitprofAccording to the National Science Foundation’s National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, India is the leading country when it comes to scientists and engineers who have made the US their destination for research and development.

With 950,000 out of Asia’s total 2.96 million, India’s 2013 figure represented an 85 percent increase from 2003, making it the country that is the origin of the most scientists and engineers who went to the US.