Retention and Achievement
Statistics relating to attainment, attrition, retention and completion of students at tertiary education providers and through industry training.
Achievement in industry training Updated: August 2017
Statistics relating to achievement in workplace-based learning, including industry training and Apprenticeships.
- Achievement in industry training [MS Excel 404KB]
Field of Specialisation for Industry Training Learners Gaining Qualifications Updated: May 2017
Statistics relating to qualification completion for industry training learners by their field of specialisation and other characteristics.
Field of Specialisation for Students Gaining Qualifications from Tertiary Education Providers Updated: November 2016
Statistics relating to qualification completion for students at tertiary education providers by their field of specialisation and other characteristics.
Qualification attainment at Level 4 or above for those aged 25-34 years Updated: July 2017
Data showing progress towards the Better Public Services Result Area 6 target: 60% of those aged 25-34 years will have a qualification at Level 4 or above in 2018.
Course Completion Rates Updated: September 2017
Statistics relating to the rate at which students pass courses. These rates may differ slightly from those published by Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) in their education performance indicators series. This is because the student populations from which the rates are calculated are slightly different. TEC's data is expected to be available in due course.
- Course completion rates [MS Excel 62KB]
Qualification Completion Rates Updated: September 2017
Statistics relating to the rate at which students complete qualifications.
- Qualification completion rates [MS Excel 696KB]
Gaining Qualifications Updated: September 2017
Statistics relating to qualification completion by a range of demographic and study-related characteristics.
- Gaining qualifications [MS Excel 711KB]
Achievement in Targeted Training Programmes Updated: November 2014
Statistics relating to the rate at which students complete their courses.
- Achievement in targeted training programmes [MS Excel 58KB]
Attrition and Retention Updated: September 2017
Statistics relating to the rate at which students discontinue or persist in their tertiary education study.
- Attrition and retention [MS Excel 460KB]
Educational Attainment of the Population Updated: November 2016
Statistics relating to qualification achievement of the New Zealand population.
- Educational attainment of the population [MS Excel 80KB]
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