Since the Confucius Institute (CI) network was established in 2004 there has been a steep rise in the number of Institutes around the world. In 2014, its tenth anniversary year there were 475 CIs around the world.
|Continent||Confucius Institutes (CI)||Confucius Classrooms (CC)|
|Europe||159 across 39 countries||153|
In the UK there are 26 Confucius Institutes of which five are in Scotland, and 92 Confucius Classrooms of which 12 are in Scotland.