Total Peace Corps Applicants and Active Volunteers

Applications                 Enter on Duty

2003       11,518                                      4,484

2004       13,241                                     3,880

2005       11,635                                     4,055

2006       12,507                                     4,096

2007       11,247                                     4,077

2008       13,081                                     3,959

2009       15,384                                     3,694

2010       13,430                                     4,830

2011       12,206                                     4,378

2012       10,091                                     3,850

* All years represent the federal fiscal year which runs from October 1 to September 30 of the next year.

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