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(of figures, prices, etc.) as compared with the corresponding ones from a year earlier.‘the monthly year-on-year growth rates’[as adverb] ‘gross margins fell year-on-year’
- ‘But exam results dipped markedly in 2002 interrupting a period of year-on-year improvements.’
- ‘Last week, year-on-year figures showed slight rises in street crime and burglaries.’
- ‘Economists expect Hong Kong to witness positive growth in consumer prices on a year-on-year basis in the third quarter.’
- ‘But the two big cash cows were comparatively steady, and Office-related profits actually fell year-on-year.’
- ‘However, he admits that the year-on-year comparisons ‘will not look good’ for Dixons.’
- ‘Adding to its weak image is a 10 per cent year-on-year drop in January and February operating profits.’
- ‘If you are not able to disclose such statistics, can you give us the audience figures, year-on-year?’
- ‘The 25 per cent year-on-year jump in revenues was also in line with expectations.’
- ‘On the other hand, year-on-year increases were recorded for fuel and light, miscellaneous goods and transport.’
- ‘One in 10 accidents was the result of a collision, a year-on-year increase of 5%.’
- ‘Demand for ad space on the station's two channels has grown steadily year-on-year.’
- ‘That said, it's worth bearing in mind that annual profits of fund managers can be very sensitive to year-on-year performance of the stock market.’
- ‘From its beginnings in 1996, the council has had to make year-on-year enforced financial savings.’
- ‘Anyone running a listed company knows that they have to deliver results year-on-year.’
- ‘With the year-on-year increases in council tax, was it really 14 per cent again this year?’
- ‘Those figures represent both year-on-year and sequential gains.’
- ‘Intel reported revenue of $8.74 billion for the quarter - a 22 percent year-on-year rise.’
- ‘The first quarter national accounts show year-on-year growth of 11.7 per cent.’
- ‘It also points out that year-on-year comparisons are misleading, as far less money was spent on marketing in the more recent circulation period.’
- ‘Both the revenue and profit increased six per cent year-on-year.’
- ‘Labour will increase the minimum wage by 9 per cent year-on-year.’
- ‘That is an 11 per cent increase on the previous quarter and a year-on-year increase of 43 per cent.’
- ‘Growth had been expected to come down during the year, because of tougher year-on-year comparisons.’
- ‘They had a guarantee of year-on-year tax cuts, but abandoned it earlier this year.’
- ‘Turnover is increasing year-on-year and the next figures are expected to top £5 million for the first time.’
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