Key figures

Environmental data absolute

Environmental data specific

HR data

Financial key figures

 

Financial year 2014  
  Unit 2012 2013 2014  
Corporate profile          
Revenue1 in millions of € 114,297 117,982 129,872  
Operating Profit/EBIT1 in millions of € 8,820 10,815 10,752  
Profit before taxes on income1 in millions of € 8,116 10,139 10,179  
Group net income1 in millions of € 6,830 8,720 7,290  
Total vehicle sales in millions 2.2 2.35 2.55  
Unit sales of Mercedes-Benz Cars   1,451,569 1,565,563 1,722,561  
Unit sales of Daimler Trucks   461,954 484,211 495,668  
Unit sales of Mercedes-Benz Vans   252,418 270,144 294,594  
Unit sales of Daimler Buses   32,088 33,705 33,162  
Contract volume of Daimler Financial Services in millions of € 79,986 83,538 98,967  
Product responsibility          
Research and development expenditure on environmental protection in millions of € 2,369 2,471 2,383  
CO2 emissions of the European fleet (vehicles from Mercedes-Benz Cars) in g CO2/km 140 134 129  
Operations-related environmental protection          
Energy consumption (total) in GWh 10,769 11,059 10,851  
of which electricity in GWh 4,870 4,545 4,586  
of which natural gas in GWh 4,305 4,971 4,922  
CO2 emissions (total, scope 1 and 2) in 1,000 t 3,336 3,356 3,271  
CO2 emissions (total) per vehicle produced (Mercedes-Benz Cars) in kg/vehicle 1,059 1,043 963  
CO2 emissions (total) per vehicle produced (Daimler Trucks) in kg/vehicle 2,762 2,438 2,348  
CO2 emissions (total) per vehicle produced (Mercedes-Benz Vans) in kg/vehicle 1,057 997 768  
CO2 emissions (total) per vehicle produced (Daimler Buses) in kg/vehicle 2,549 2,386 2,455  
Solvents (VOC), total in t 6,618 6,907 6,547  
Solvents (VOC) per vehicle produced (Mercedes-Benz Cars) in kg/vehicle 1.09 1.18 1.24  
Solvents (VOC) per vehicle produced (Daimler Trucks) in kg/vehicle 8.70 7.88 6.48  
Solvents (VOC) per vehicle produced (Mercedes-Benz Vans) in kg/vehicle 3.87 4.02 3.84  
Solvents (VOC) per vehicle produced (Daimler Buses) in kg/vehicle 9.49 10.63 12.94  
Waste (recovery rate) in percent 93 90 85  
Water consumption (total) in millions of m3 15.34 15.2 14.8  
Our employees          
Number of employees (worldwide)   275,087 274,616 279,972  
Number of trainees (worldwide)   8,267 8,630 8,346  
Average age of the workforce (worldwide) in years 41.9 42.3 42.4  
Personnel expenses (worldwide) in billions of € 18.0 18.8 19.6  
Average days of training and advanced development (per employee/year, Daimler AG) in days 4.0 4.1 4.1  
Costs for training and advanced professional development (Daimler AG) in millions of € 241.0 235.5 248.0  
Proportion of women (Daimler AG) in percent 14.4 14.6 14.9  
Proportion of women in Level 4 management positions (Daimler AG) in percent 13.8 14.6 15.0  
Workforce turnover (worldwide) in percent 4.9 4.4 4.9  
Proportion of part-time employees (Daimler AG) in percent 7.1 7.4 7.6  
Accident rate2 rate2 9.1 9.1 8.8  
Sickness figures (Germany, industrial and administration) in percent 5.4 5.6 5.6  
Provisions for retirement benefits and healthcare3 in billions of € 11.3 9.9 12.8  
Social commitment          
Cost of foundations, donations, and sponsorships in millions of € 58.0 60.0 56.2  
1 For the year 2012, the figures have been adjusted, primarily for effects arising from application of the amended version of IAS 19.
2 Accident rate: Number of all occupational accidents with at least one day of absence per million attendance hours. Coverage rate worldwide: 95.9 percent. The figures for 2012 and 2013 were adjusted to reflect the higher coverage rate.
3 For the year 2012, the reported figure has been adjusted for effects arising from the application of the amended version of IAS 19.