Business Operation and Labor's Share

  Total Sales Current Profit
to Sales Ratio
Ratio of Personnel Expenses to Sales Labor's Share
Annual percent
change
Fiscal year % % % %
2015 -1.1 4.8 13.8 66.7
2016 1.7 5.2 13.9 68.4
2017 6.1 5.4 13.4 68.3
2018 -0.6 5.5 13.6 70.2
2019 -3.5 4.8 13.6 71.8
2020 -8.1 4.6 14.3  
2018 Jan-Mar 3.2 5.6 12.1 61.9
  Apr-Jun 5.1 7.7 13.0 72.0
  Jul-Sep 6.0 5.1 12.8 68.2
  Oct-Dec 3.7 5.2 12.8 76.6
2019 Jan-Mar 3.0 6.0 11.9 63.3
  Apr-Jun 0.4 6.7 12.8 73.4
  Jul-Sep -2.6 5.0 12.9 69.3
  Oct-Dec -6.4 5.3 13.4 78.7
2020 Jan-Mar -7.5 4.6 12.5 64.8
  Apr-Jun -17.7 4.4 14.5 -
  Jul-Sep -11.5 4.0 13.9 -
  Oct-Dec -4.5 5.6 13.5 -
2021 Jan-Mar -3.0 6.0 12.4 -
  Apr-Jun 10.4 7.7 13.4 -
Source MOF
“Financial Statements of Corporations by Industry”
CAO “SNA”
NOTES:
Labor's share = Compensation of employees / National income at factor cost × 100
Line graph. Current Profit to Sales Ratio, Ratio of personnel expences to sales. See the table above for data.