This Data Centre provides key performance data for our global operations.
We recognise our various stakeholders are interested in different aspects of our business. With this in mind, we have provided a number of 'perspectives' on our performance data:
Data is aggregated at Company level or country level (e.g.
UK and US) and covers all wholly-owned operations.
Our non-financial performance data is for the year ending
31 March unless otherwise stated and we have provided five-year trend data
for most of our metrics. Due to differing regulatory reporting years,
certain of our US environmental data in our aggregated totals are for year
ended 31 December.
Where appropriate and meaningful, both absolute and
normalised performance data is provided. Normalised data provides a more
accurate indicator of year-on-year performance than an absolute measure because
it takes into account changing employee numbers or revenues resulting from
acquisitions, disposals or other changes in the business.
Unless otherwise stated, the performance data includes