Commitment to Employees and Society

Employee Data

Total Employees

2017

2018

Change in %

2017

99,820

2018

116,998

Change in %

+17.2

Number of employees in full-time equivalents (FTE)

By Region

By Region

Employee Data by Region (pie chart)

 

 

2017

 

2018

 

Change

 

 

 

 

 

 

%

Number of employees in full-time equivalents (FTE)

Europe / Middle East / Africa

 

52,380

 

55,371

 

+5.7

North America

 

13,001

 

22,611

 

+73.9

Asia / Pacific

 

22,852

 

23,872

 

+4.5

Latin America

 

11,587

 

15,144

 

+30.7

By Segment

By Segment

Employee Data by Segment (pie chart)

 

 

2017

 

2018

 

Change

 

 

 

 

 

 

%

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

 

38,295

 

38,478

 

+0.5

Consumer Health

 

11,760

 

11,050

 

–6.0

Crop Science

 

20,736

 

38,109

 

+83.8

Animal Health

 

3,527

 

3,735

 

+5.9

Reconciliation1

 

25,502

 

25,626

 

+0.5

By Function

By Function

Employee Data by Function (pie chart)

 

 

2017

 

2018

 

Change

 

 

 

 

 

 

%

Number of employees in full-time equivalents (FTE)

Production

 

39,669

 

47,444

 

+19.6

Marketing & distribution

 

36,622

 

42,291

 

+15.5

R&D

 

14,041

 

17,275

 

+23.0

General administration

 

9,488

 

9,988

 

+5.3

By Gender

By Gender

Employee Data by Gender (pie chart)

 

 

Women

 

Men

 

 

2017

2018

 

2017

2018

Number of employees in full-time equivalents (FTE)

Europe / Middle East / Africa

 

21,366

22,503

 

31,014

32,868

North America

 

5,620

8,734

 

7,381

13,876

Asia / Pacific

 

8,758

9,032

 

14,094

14,840

Latin America

 

4,354

5,539

 

7,233

9,606

Total

 

40,098

45,808

 

59,722

71,190

By Age Group

By Age Group in %

Employee Data by Age Group in % (bar chart)

Fluctuation

 

 

Voluntary

 

Total

 

 

2017

2018

 

2017

2018

 

 

%

%

 

%

%

Women

 

5.2

6.0

 

10.1

14.0

Men

 

4.5

5.0

 

10.7

14.6

Total

 

4.8

5.4

 

10.4

14.4

Compare to Last Year