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league tables

(associated with the AUDIT SOCIETY) numerical rankings of organizations based on arithmetical aggregations of publically available’ performance indicators’. Although often ‘unofficial’ (e.g. constructed by newspapers), such tables play an increasing part in influencing organizational behaviour.
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The league table measures the performance of the 21 largest suppliers in the industry.
But the league table isn't telling the whole truth as the Reds' winner against Bournemouth on Monday definitely shouldn't have been allowed to stand.
The league table, which looked at factors such as crime rates, health care and life expectancy, also scored several other South West counties highly, with Dorset ranked second, Gloucestershire seventh, Wiltshire at number 12, Somerset at 13 and Cornwall at number 19.
This continues Warwick's record of never having dropped out of the top ten in the UK wide university league tables.
Kids 1st Nurseries has topped the quality league table which has been published by Nursery Chains, a supplement from Nursery World.
The Government has now launched an inquiry after a leaked email revealed that staff had been set targets and shown league tables on sanctioning claimants.
Stockton Council topped the league table of local authorities in the region.
The league table certainly looks a whole lot prettier as a consequence, and Everton can head into the weekend in a positive mood.
Deputy Chief Constable David Warcup said the league tables were scrapped when he heard about them.
THE Executive last night signalled the end of the controversial league tables for Scotland's schools.

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