To appear as Most Admired, a company must have scored in the top half of its industry survey. The rest are listed as contenders.
Most Admired
Company City Overall score
AstraZeneca London 6.18
BG Group Reading 5.78
BP London 6.84
British American Tobacco London 7.71
BT London 6.46
Diageo London 5.82
GlaxoSmithKline Brentford 6.48
J. Sainsbury London 5.96
Rio Tinto London 5.37
Tesco Cheshunt 7.11
Vodafone Newbury 6.48
Company City Overall score
Anglo American London 5.04
Aviva London 4.49
BAE Systems London 5.73
British Airways Harmondsworth 5.77
Cadbury plc London 5.77
Compass Group PLC Chertsey 3.96
HBOS Edinburgh 3.89
Imperial Tobacco Avon 6.74
Prudential plc London 4.77
Rolls-Royce London 5.82
Royal Bank of Scotland Edinburgh 4.26
Royal Mail Holdings London 4.85
SABMiller London 5.49
From the March 16, 2009 issue
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