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                      Actual   Average Consensus   Variance
  Analyst submissions1   2020 2021   2022   2022e vs.
Operating profit from divisions (£m) 14   2,633 2,657   2,844   7%
Operating profit (£m) 14   2,218 2,262   2,451   8%
Profit before tax (£m) 14   1,788 2,488   2,576   4%
Reported Earnings Per Share (p) 14   27.00 34.19   35.69   4%
Full year Dividend Per Share (p) 14   17.57 18.45   19.37   5%
Solvency II coverage ratio (%) 14   175% 187%   226%   39 ppt
Net release from operations (£m) 14   1,539 1,688   1,958   16%
Published on 28 February 2023.                

1. The count of analyst submissions is based on analysts providing estimates to 2022 Formal Consensus.