Sustainable Conduct

Employee Data

Total Employees

2015

2016

Change in %

2015

116,600

2016

115,200

Change in %

−1.2

2015 figures restated
values rounded to the nearest hundred
number of employees in full-time equivalents (FTE)

By Region

By Region

Employee Data by Region (pie chart)Employee Data by Region (pie chart)

 

 

2015

 

2016

 

Change

 

 

 

 

 

 

%

Europe / Middle East / Africa

 

58,800

 

59,500

 

+1.2

North America

 

16,000

 

15,800

 

−1.3

Asia / Pacific

 

28,800

 

27,400

 

−4.9

Latin America

 

13,000

 

12,500

 

−3.8

By Segment

By Segment

Employee Data by Segment (pie chart)Employee Data by Segment (pie chart)

 

 

2015

 

2016

 

Change

 

 

 

 

 

 

%

Pharmaceuticals

 

40,500

 

40,100

 

−1.0

Consumer Health

 

13,500

 

12,800

 

−5.2

Crop Science

 

23,300

 

22,400

 

−3.9

Animal Health

 

3,800

 

4,000

 

+5.3

Reconciliation

 

19,700

 

20,300

 

+3.0

Life Sciences

 

100,800

 

99,600

 

−1.2

Covestro

 

15,800

 

15,600

 

−1.3

By Function

By Function

Employee Data by Function (pie chart)Employee Data by Function (pie chart)

 

 

2015

 

2016

 

Change

 

 

 

 

 

 

%

Production

 

50,600

 

50,200

 

−0.8

Marketing and distribution

 

41,700

 

40,200

 

−3.6

R&D

 

14,700

 

15,200

 

+3.4

General administration

 

9,600

 

9,600

 

0.0

By Gender

By Gender

Employee Data by Gender (pie chart)Employee Data by Gender (pie chart)

 

 

Women

 

Men

 

 

2015

2016

 

2015

2016

Europe / Middle East /Africa

 

22,100

22,300

 

36,700

37,200

North America

 

6,200

6,200

 

9,700

9,600

Asia / Pacific

 

10,400

10,000

 

18,500

17,400

Latin America

 

4,900

4,600

 

8,100

7,900

Total

 

43,600

43,100

 

73,000

72,100

By Age Group

By Age Group in %

Employee Data by Age Group in % (bar chart)Employee Data by Age Group in % (bar chart)

Fluctuation

Fluctuation in %

 

 

Voluntary

 

Total

 

 

2015

2016

 

2015

2016

 

 

%

%

 

%

%

Women

 

5.8

5.2

 

13.9

12.9

Men

 

4.5

4.3

 

13.9

12.0

Total

 

5.0

4.6

 

13.9

12.3