53 per cent of Jamaicans believe the country would have been better off had it remained a British colony. [The Economist, 17th October 2002]
44 per cent of the UK population still live within the local authority in which they were born. But only 12 per cent of graduates do. [Performance and Innovation Unit]
Since 1945, there have been more than twice as many global female heads of government from the political right than from the left. [The Guardian, 28th October 2002]
Only 5 per cent of British advertising spending is aimed at people over 50, who are…
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