Jake Olivier analyses data for ABC Fact Check

Date: 

Thursday, 3rd October 2019


ABC Fact Check has engaged Professor Jake Olivier's statistical expertise for a recent article.

Professor Olivier was asked to scrutinise the credibility of a claim by former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce, who has said that his party, the Nationals, represents the poorest electorates in Australia. 

Does Barnaby's claim hold weight? Read the article to find out!