This is one of four background web pages supporting the Student Loans and Allowances: 2005 Hot Off The Press. The other three pages are:
This page compares characteristics of borrowers who were self-reported as being overseas with borrowers who were in New Zealand between 1998 and 2005. It looks at those students who borrowed in any year between 1997 and 2004 after they had finished borrowing. There will be additional borrowers overseas who had not notified Inland Revenue, and as such the number of borrowers reported here as being overseas will
be an undercount.