How old are the students on Tushita’s courses?

Between 2009 – 2015, our youngest student was 16 years old and our oldest was 81; that’s 65 years of diversity!

As you can see from this graph, there’s a predominance of students in their 20’s on our Introduction to Buddhism courses. However it also shows good coverage across age groups. The ring chart below left shows that 60% of students are under 30, 26% aged between 30 – 40, and 14% over 40.

% of Age Groups on Introduction to Buddhism Courses 2015

The mix of age groups among Intermediate Level students is much more even however, despite representing almost exactly the same age range, as you can see in green in the chart comparing the 2 types of courses below.

Age Range by Course in 2015


Our students are a very diverse group of people, in all the following ways:

Nationality      Overview      Gender