Information obtained from Statistics New Zealand's Criminal Conviction and Sentencing Tables shows some notable variations in adults who were convicted and discharged during 2015. Māori were also far more likely to receive a sentence of... More about Ethnicity, gender and age in conviction and sentencing 2015.
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Law among top earnings premiums for graduates (26 May 2016)
The Ministry of Education has released information on graduate earnings which shows that the earnings premium for a bachelors degree in law five years after study is among the highest.The earnings premium data covers graduates... More about Law among top earnings premiums for graduates.
Criminal conviction and sentencing rates in 2015 (26 May 2016)
Statistics New Zealand's Criminal Conviction and Sentencing Tables show that the Northland court service delivery area had the highest rate of convictions during 2015, with 88.5% of adult charge outcomes resulting in a conviction.The conviction... More about Criminal conviction and sentencing rates in 2015.