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Global Internet traffic has multiplied five-fold over the past five years.
(USA Today - Tech, )

'Group of Five' leagues can expect a five-fold increase from College Football Playoff.
(USA Today - Sports, )

As a result, the number of children under three receiving early intervention grew five-fold.
(Science Daily - News, )

Over the last 14 months there has been a five-fold increase in reported landslides in the UK.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Global mining giant BHP Billiton posted a five-fold rise in annual underlying profit on Tuesday.
(CNBC, )

The ICC announces a five-fold increase in prize money for women's competitions from 2016 to 2023.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

The firm reports a five-fold jump in pre-tax profit helped by cost-cutting and its focus on Asia.
(BBC News - Business, )

China Chaintek United is a logistics business that expects to expand five-fold over the next five years.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The number of patients in England waiting four hours for a bed on a ward is up almost five-fold since 2011.
(BBC News - Health, )

The rate of nearsightedness nearly doubled between the 1970s and early aughts, and jumped five-fold since 2000.
(Fox News - Health, )

– The rate of nearsightedness nearly doubled between the 1970s and early aughts, and jumped five-fold since 2000.
(USA Today - Tech, )

But in four short years, that number rose five-fold to more than $10 billion, according to the U.S. Commerce Department.
(Forbes - Business, )

This structural disruption may contribute to the two- to five-fold increased risk of heart failure in people with diabetes.
(Science Daily - News, )

A suicide attempt by a parent increased the odds nearly five-fold that a child would attempt suicide, according to a report.
(Science Daily - News, )

Sales reached £65m in 2013, up 10 per cent on the previous year, and profit before tax was £1.8m, a five-fold increase on 2012.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Smoking increases the risk of heart disease and stroke by five-fold in people under the age of 50 and doubles risk in the over-60s.
(Science Daily - News, )

Weather experts say the U.S. can expect a five-fold increase in the number of extremely heavy rainstorms by the end of the century.
(NBC Weather, )

Tasks that require chimpanzees to work together preferred five-fold, despite opportunities for competition, aggression and freeloading.
(Science Daily - News, )

Teenagers injured through drinking, drug abuse or self-harming have a five-fold increased risk of dying from suicide in the next decade.
(Science Daily - News, )

A five-fold increase in spending on cycling infrastructure is needed to increase both actual and perceived road safety for cyclists, MPs say.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Profits at Tata Steel have risen five-fold over the latest quarter to £145million, boosted by volume growth in India and rising steel prices.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The US raises its import duties on Chinese steelmakers by more than five-fold after accusing them of selling their products below market prices.
(BBC News - Business, )

The Salvation Army charity says it has seen nearly a five-fold rise in the number of slavery victims it has helped in England and Wales since 2012.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Individuals carrying the protective variants exhibit roughly five-fold higher resistance against developing this life-threatening infectious disease.
(Nature Genetics, )

In the past decade cases of genital cosmetic surgery have risen five-fold and more than 2,000 women are now having the procedure on the NHS each year.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

A new drug developed by Japanese pharmaceutical firm Eisai shows almost five-fold improvement in the progression-free survival of thyroid cancer patients.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The number of new homes being approved on greenbelt land in England has increased five-fold in the last five years, according to figures obtained by the BBC.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Here, Hu et al. propose a parameter to link the structural evolution of the average degree of five-fold local symmetry to dynamic arrest in metallic liquids.
(Nature Communications, )

Cruise ship tourism to Cuba spiked more than five-fold over the last three years and is up even higher so far in 2015, government officials reported Thursday.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

Scientists combined mutations in two pathways well-known for lifespan extension and report a synergistic five-fold lifespan extension in the nematode C. elegans.
(Science Daily - News, )

A new study, from Columbia University in New York, has found that the number of US white adults using heroin has increased five-fold over the course of a decade.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

For children whose mothers had low supplemental iron and other risk factors, researchers at the University of California, Davis found a five-fold greater risk of autism.
(Fox News - Health, )

Scientists from Saarland University in Germany have found that a nap of just 45 minutes to an hour 'produces a five-fold improvement in information retrieval from memory'.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Shopping habits are shifting so quickly that the amount spent through smartphone and tablet purchases is expected to soar nearly five-fold within a decade, according to experts.
(The Independent - Business, )

The dire state of Britain's roads has taken its toll on motorists with the AA reporting insurance claims related to pothole damage rose five-fold in the first three months of 2014.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Thousands of people join a Facebook group sharing reports of hate crime following the EU Referendum, while police say there was a five-fold increase in complaints made via one website.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Tourists involved in rowdy scenes in Magaluf will have to pay 400 euros instead of the 100 euros of 2017 and 500 euros (a five-fold increase) for any breach of the peace involving alcohol.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

The California firm's boss Elon Musk said that 'increasing production five-fold over the next two years will be challenging' but it is the firm's goal and it will be working hard to achieve it.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Police and vets have issued a warning that poisonous meat from rustled sheep is likely to have entered the human food chain, following a five-fold rise in livestock theft in the past five years.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

Tricon Capital Group Inc., the Canadian company whose profit rose five-fold last year after betting on U.S. housing in the depths of the slump, now plans to expand into upscale mobile-home parks.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

The new study by scientists in China found drinking tea heated to over 65C was associated with a five-fold increased risk for esophageal cancer when combined with excessive drinking or heavy smoking.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Official NHS statistics show the closure of a Buckinghamshire emergency department helped trigger a five-fold increase in the number of patients waiting over four hours for treatment at a neighbouring A&E.
(Daily Mail - News, )

As the opioid crisis rages on across the US, the number of babies born with opioid withdrawal has risen by five-fold, driving up Medicaid costs by billions of dollars, a University of Minnesota study shows.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

The results show that once all other major risk factors have been accounted for, continued marijuana use through to 20 weeks' gestation is independently associated with a five-fold increase in the risk of pre-term birth.
(Science Daily - News, )

The report found that among women who had a vaginal delivery at second birth, the rate of a severe tear was 7.2% in women with a tear at first birth, compared to 1.3% in women without, a more than five-fold increase in risk.
(Science Daily - News, )

Smartphone ownership by youths in the South East Asia and Oceania region is among one of the largest globally, and it's expected to contribute to the overall five-fold growth the region will experience by 2019, a study by Ericsson shows.
(ZDNet Australia, )

In a new study, the team found that their method results in at least a five-fold increase in the probability of reaching the correct answer when the processor solves the largest problems tested by the researcher, involving hundreds of qubits.
(Science Daily - News, )

Spearheaded by their newly appointed UK managing director, Miranda Pode, Egon Zehnder has vowed to unsettle the male-dominated executive positions of the UK's FTSE 100 companies by increasing five-fold the numbers of female bosses running them.
(The Independent - Business, )

Andre Young, the producer, performer, and businessman known by the stage name Dr. Dre, took a commanding lead in the Forbes list of the world’s highest-paid musicians of 2014. With earnings of $620 million, he had a more than five-fold lead on the second-place musician, Beyoncé Knowles.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

After declining for nearly 20 years, the number of women using long-acting reversible forms of contraception (LARCs), like the IUD and the hormonal implant, has increased nearly five-fold over the last decade, according to a report released Tuesday from the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics.
(NBC Today, )

Here we use scanning tunnelling microscopy to study self-assembled monolayers of ferrocenecarboxylic acid (FcCOOH), and find that, rather than producing dimeric or linear structures typical of carboxylic acids, FcCOOH forms highly unusual cyclic hydrogen-bonded pentamers, which combine with simultaneously formed FcCOOH dimers to form two-dimensional quasicrystallites that exhibit local five-fold symmetry and maintain translational and rotational order (without periodicity) for distances of more than 400 ångströms.
(Nature, )

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