Sustainable Conduct – Commitment to Employees and Society

Employee Data

Total Employees

2016

2017

Change in %

2016

99,592

2017

99,820

Change in %

0.2

2016 figures restated; number of employees in full-time equivalents (FTE)
1 Reconciliation encompasses all business activities – especially cross-segment service functions – that are not allocated to any of our reporting segments

By Region

By Region

Employee Data by Region (pie chart)

 

 

2016

 

2017

 

Change

 

 

 

 

 

 

%

2016 figures restated; number of employees in full-time equivalents (FTE)

Europe / Middle East / Africa

 

50,970

 

52,380

 

2.8

North America

 

13,212

 

13,001

 

−1.6

Asia / Pacific

 

23,290

 

22,852

 

−1.9

Latin America

 

12,120

 

11,587

 

−4.4

By Segment

By Segment

Employee Data by Segment (pie chart)

 

 

2016

 

2017

 

Change

 

 

 

 

 

 

%

2016 figures restated; number of employees in full-time equivalents (FTE)

1

Reconciliation encompasses all business activities – especially cross-segment service functions – that are not allocated to any of our reporting segments

Pharmaceuticals

 

40,093

 

38,295

 

−4.5

Consumer Health

 

12,821

 

11,760

 

−8.3

Crop Science

 

22,399

 

20,736

 

−7.4

Animal Health

 

3,957

 

3,527

 

−10.9

Reconciliation1

 

20,322

 

25,502

 

25.5

By Function

By Function

Employee Data by Function (pie chart)

 

 

2016

 

2017

 

Change

 

 

 

 

 

 

%

2016 figures restated; number of employees in full-time equivalents (FTE)

Production

 

40,288

 

39,669

 

−1.5

Marketing & distribution

 

36,783

 

36,622

 

−0.4

R&D

 

14,213

 

14,041

 

−1.2

General administration

 

8,308

 

9,488

 

14.2

By Gender

By Gender

Employee Data by Gender (pie chart)

 

 

Women

 

Men

 

 

2016

2017

 

2016

2017

2016 figures restated; number of employees in full-time equivalents (FTE)

Europe / Middle East / Africa

 

20,577

21,366

 

30,393

31,014

North America

 

5,645

5,620

 

7,567

7,381

Asia / Pacific

 

8,804

8,758

 

14,486

14,094

Latin America

 

4,477

4,354

 

7,643

7,233

Total

 

39,503

40,098

 

60,089

59,722

By Age Group

By Age Group in %

Employee Data by Age Group in % (bar chart)

Fluctuation

Fluctuation in %

 

 

Voluntary

 

Total

 

 

2016

2017

 

2016

2017

 

 

%

%

 

%

%

2016 figures restated; number of employees in full-time equivalents (FTE)

Women

 

5.2

5.2

 

13.3

10.1

Men

 

4.5

4.5

 

13.1

10.7

Total

 

4.8

4.8

 

13.2

10.4

Compare to Last Year