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It's The Week In Numbers

Friday 6th March 2020

Every week Refreshing sends its newsletter to thousands of Senior Finance Professionals across London. As well as the facts from the world of recruitment and executive search, we dip into the lighter side of life, to brighten your Friday afternoons.


38%  -  Percentage of Americans who wouldn't buy Corona beer "under any circumstances" because of the coronavirus, according to a recent survey. 21.8  -  Number of hours the average person wastes each week.  31,000  -  Number of calories in a gallon of petrol. That's the same as 121 Big Macs. 44%  -  Percentage of Brits who support bringing wild wolves back to the countryside. The most popular species to bring back are birds of prey, with 83% of the public supporting their reintroduction.  14.8%  -  Mortality rate of coronavirus patients who are over 80 years of age.  156  -  Number of members of the House of Lords who are over 80 years of age. 17%  -  Percentage of men who admit to not washing their hands when having a 'number two' at work.  The number is 10% for women.

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