SGH

Human Resources

Policies, Systems and Initiatives

Policies, systems and initiatives related to diversity and inclusion (D&I)

Goals and Results

Boundary Medium- to Long-term Goals FY2020 Goals FY2019 Results
SG Holdings Group
(Japan)
Percentage of female
employees: 35.0%
(target for end of FY2020)
Percentage of female
employees: 35.0%
32.9%
Percentage of female
managers: 10.0%
(target for end of FY2020)
Percentage of female
managers: 10.0%
8.6%
Appointment of female
executive officers
2 Persons
To meet government target
for number of employees
with disabilities
* [Reference] The statutory rate mandated by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare for companies in the private sector is 2.2% (as of April 1, 2020)
To meet government
target for number of
employees with disabilities
2.5%

Status of Employees

Boundary Unit FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019
Number of Group
employees
Male Group Persons 60,380 60,770 62,943 65,194 65,160
Female 23,574 25,036 27,765 30,854 31,754
Total 83,954 85,806 90,708 96,048 96,914
Regular employees Male Group Persons - - - 39,793 41,404
Female - - - 7,442 8,459
Total 42,078 43,138 45,361 47,235 49,863
Quasi-employees Male Group Persons - - - 795 467
Female - - - 349 74
Total 1,249 1,354 908 1,144 541
Commissioned employees
(Shokutaku)
Male Group Persons - - - 806 882
Female - - - 75 77
Total 667 702 789 881 959
Partner employees Male Group Persons - - - 21,970 20,726
Female - - - 21,940 22,189
Total 35,848 36,508 40,366 43,910 42,915
Registered temporary
employees
Male Group Persons - - - 1,830 1,681
Female - - - 1,048 955
Total 4,112 4,104 3,284 2,878 2,636
Number of employees in Japan Male Japan Persons - - - 61,162 61,120
Female - - - 29,405 30,052
Total - - - 90,567 91,172
Number of foreign national employees Male Group Persons - - - - -
Female - - - - -
Total - - - - 8,862
Number of managers Male Group Persons 2,324 2,396 2,492 5,018 5,237
Female 196 220 270 583 643
Total 2,520 2,616 2,762 5,601 5,880
Percentage of women among managers Japan 7.8 8.4 9.8 7.8 8.6
Group 7.8 8.4 9.8 10.4 10.9
Percentage of women among employees Japan - - - 32.5 33.0
Group - - - 32.1 32.9
Number of employees hired mid-career Male Japan Persons - - 1,645 1,754 2,018
Female - - 168 235 253
Total - - 1,813 1,989 2,271
Percentage of women among employees hired mid-career Japan - - 9.3 11.8 11.1

*Rounded to the nearest number

Boundary Unit FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019
Number of new graduates joining the company Male Japan Persons 542 536 523 403 388
Female 223 230 244 224 256
Total 765 766 767 627 644
Number of new graduates joining the company (breakdown of men) University graduate, Japan Persons - - - 135 157
Junior college, - - - 62 46
High school, other - - - 206 185
Number of new graduates joining the company
(breakdown of women)
master's degree or higher Japan Persons - - - 114 159
vocational college - - - 24 14
High school, other - - - 86 83
Percentage of women among new graduates joining the company Japan 29.2 30.0 31.8 35.7 39.8
Retention rate of regular employees Japan - 90.3 91.0 93.0 92.4
New graduate employee retention rate (3rd year) Japan - - - 72.8 71.2
New graduate employee retention rate (2nd year) Japan - - 75.8 81.1 79.1
New graduate employee retention rate (1st year) Japan - - 85.7 88.1 93.1
Average years of service Male Japan - - 12.1 12.2 12.2
Female - - 6.9 6.9 6.8
Total - - - 11.4 11.3
Turnover rate Japan - 5.6 5.9 5.8 5.0
Group - - 7.4 6.5 5.7
Group employment ratio of persons with disabilities Japan - 2.1 2.0 2.3 2.5
Group - - - - 2.3
Number of persons who took maternity leave Japan Persons 239 253 259 263 303
Number of persons who took childcare leave Japan Persons 341 272 382 499 485
Childcare leave rate

*Women who took childcare leave as a percentage of those who gave birth

Japan 100.0 98.9 99.4 98.9 97.5
Return-to-work rate after maternity leave and childcare leave

*Persons who returned to work before or upon the termination of leave as a percentage of those whose leave was schedule to terminate in the fiscal year

Japan 99.2 99.7 95.2 94.6 92.1
Number of persons who took nursing care leave Japan Persons - - - 32 28
Overtime hours compared to previous year (%) Drivers Japan - - - 90.9 91.6
Non-drivers - - - 104.6 94.7
Employee
Engagement
Survey
Affirmative response rate for questions
regarding "employee engagement"
Japan - - - 56.0 57.0
Affirmative response rate for questions regarding "creating an environment that
makes good use of employees"
- - - 49.0 51.0