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The process of analysing differences between reported figures and forecast or budgeted figures.
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The process of analysing and explaining differences between actual figures and forecast or budgeted figures.
  
  
 
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More broadly, the analysis of differences between two sets of related figures.  
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More broadly, the analysis of differences between any two or more sets of related figures.  
  
 
Also known as 'comparative analysis'.
 
Also known as 'comparative analysis'.
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*[[Adverse]]
 
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*[[Budget]]
 
*[[B/(W)]]
 
*[[B/(W)]]
 
*[[Favourable]]
 
*[[Favourable]]
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*[[Sign convention]]
 
*[[Variance]]
 
*[[Variance]]
* [[Budget]]
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[[Category:Accounting,_tax_and_regulation]]
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[[Category:The_business_context]]

Latest revision as of 18:13, 19 February 2019

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The process of analysing and explaining differences between actual figures and forecast or budgeted figures.


2.

More broadly, the analysis of differences between any two or more sets of related figures.

Also known as 'comparative analysis'.


See also