Data on Employees

Performance Data

Sekisui Chemical

  FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019
Employees*1 Men (number of people) 3,233 3,239 3,290 3,331 3,327
Women (number of people) 445 490 533 587 629
Ratio of women (%) 12.1 13.1 13.9 15.0 15.9
Permanent, full-time employees*2 Men (number of people) 2,991 2,955 3,005 3,072 3,073
Women (number of people) 403 441 483 532 570
Ratio of women (%) 11.9 13.0 13.8 14.8 15.6
Average years of continuous employment*2 Men (number of people) 19.9 18.1 17.7 17.3 16.4
Women (number of people) 15.4 14.3 13.7 13.2 11.8
New graduates hired*3 Men (number of people) 74 77 90 114 96
Women (number of people) 39 35 39 39 35
Ratio of women (%) 34.5 31.3 30.2 25.5 26.7
Employees hired mid-career*3 Men (number of people) 40 39 70 44 29
Women (number of people) 3 5 6 9 4
Ratio of women (%) 7.0 11.4 7.9 17.0 12.1
Managerial positions (managers) Men (number of people) 697 696 689 685 678
Women (number of people) 21 24 27 30 41
Ratio of women (%) 2.9 3.3 3.8 4.2 5.7
Managerial positions (department managers and general managers) Men (number of people) 602 597 612 637 642
Women (number of people) 11 11 14 14 15
Ratio of women (%) 1.8 1.8 2.2 2.2 2.3
Managerial positions Men (number of people) 1,299 1,293 1,301 1,322 1,320
Women (number of people) 32 35 41 44 56
Ratio of women (%) 2.4 2.6 3.1 3.2 4.1
Employees newly appointed to managerial positions Men (number of people) 46 46 53 63 68
Women (number of people) 5 1 6 3 14
Ratio of women (%) 9.8 2.1 10.2 4.5 17.1
  • *1
    Workers with direct employment relationships with the Group (including permanent, full-time employees and non-regular employees as well as workers on loan from the Group to other companies but excluding workers on loan from other companies to the Group)
  • *2
    Employees with no determined period of employment (including workers on loan from the Group to other companies but excluding workers on loan from other companies to the Group)
  • *3
    Number of employees, who joined the Group from April to March of the following year (Employees with no determined period of employment)

All Consolidated Subsidiaries in Japan

  FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018
Employees Men (number of people) 15,619 15,684 16,136 16,362
Women (number of people) 4,313 4,394 4,702 5,048
Ratio of women (%) 21.6 21.9 22.6 23.6
New graduates hired Men (number of people) 453 395 486 572
Women (number of people) 176 145 211 251
Ratio of women (%) 28.0 26.9 30.3 30.5
Managerial positions (managers) Men (number of people) 2,763 2,843 2,922 2,926
Women (number of people) 84 92 118 130
Ratio of women (%) 3.0 3.1 3.9 4.3
Managerial positions (department managers and general managers) Men (number of people) 1,512 1,520 1,534 1,588
Women (number of people) 18 23 22 26
Ratio of women (%) 1.2 1.5 1.4 1.4
Managerial positions Men (number of people) 4,275 4,363 4,456 4,514
Women (number of people) 102 115 140 156
Ratio of women (%) 2.3 2.6 3.0 3.3
Management personnel
(frontier leaders)
Men (number of people) 204 167 167 204
Women (number of people) 1 4 5 5
Ratio of women (%) 0.5 2.3 2.9 3.3
Employees newly appointed to managerial positions Men (number of people) 160 180 215 211
Women (number of people) 15 7 29 20
Ratio of women (%) 8.6 3.7 11.9 8.7
  • The above table was prepared based on the results of the survey conducted in July
  • Data for fiscal 2019 is calculated based on current statistics as of June 2020.

Age Composition of Permanent, Full-time Employees* in Fiscal 2019 (Sekisui Chemical)

  Less than 30 years old 30 to 39 years old 40 to 49 years old 50 to 59 years old 60 and above
Number of permanent, full-time employees by age Men 463 544 940 1,107 19
Women 178 113 142 134 3
  • Employees with no determined period of employment (including workers on loan from the Group to other companies but excluding workers on loan from other companies to the Group)

Employee turnover (Sekisui Chemical)

  Men Women Total
FY2018 Employee turnover (number of people) 42 13 55
Employee turnover rate (%) 1.4 2.4 1.5
FY2019 Employee turnover (number of people) 63 10 73
Employee turnover rate (%) 2.0 1.7 2.0
Indicator Calculation method
Employee turnover rate (Annual employee turnover (number of people) /Number of employees as of April of the subject year) x 100
  • Excluding those who retired after reaching the mandatory retirement age and those who moved to another company of the Group
  • Employees with no determined period of employment (including workers on loan from the Group to other companies but excluding workers on loan from other companies to the Group)