Our data

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These data tables exclude information related to our joint ventures, Homebase which was acquired during the year (except where indicated) and our Insurance division in 2014-2016 as the division was divested in 2014.

Lost time injury frequency rate (LTIFR)1

Business 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Coles2 8.4 8.1 7.8 9.4 13.0
Bunnings 8.1 8.8 10.5 11.0 13.3
Kmart 6.8 7.0 6.9 9.1 9.3
Target 4.3 4.8 5.7 8.4 8.0
Officeworks 2.9 5.0 7.2 9.8 10.8
WesCEF 2.6 1.9 3.2 5.1 6.7
WIS 1.5 2.33 3.1 2.6 2.4
Resources 0.0 0.3 0.6 1.9 1.7
Insurance NR NR 1.7 2.0 2.7
Corporate 0.0 1.4 0.0 1.5 0.0
Group total 7.2 7.3 7.7 9.0 10.9
1 LTIFR is the number of Lost Time Injuries per million hours worked 2 Excludes Coles store support injuries and hours 3 This data is restated to include Workwear Group team member data NR means data was not recorded or reported due to the sale of the Insurance division in 2014.

Total recordable injury frequency rate (TRIFR)1

Business 2016 20152 2014 2013 2012
Coles3 44.6 53.9 57.2 46.2 50.4
Bunnings 22.2 25.0 29.1 31.9 38.8
Kmart 27.1 31.44 31.6 37.6 37.1
Target 29.2 30.3 38.0 43.7 54.6
Officeworks 15.9 19.2 21.9 33.9 35.9
WesCEF 6.5 5.3 9.5 13.0 17.1
WIS 8.7 11.45 11.0 13.8 24.7
Resources 4.8 4.2 5.0 14.8 18.8
Insurance NR NR 4.1 4.9 7.1
Corporate 11.6 1.4 4.5 6.1 0.0
Group total 33.4 39.4 42.7 38.7 42.7
1 TRIFR is the number of Lost Time Injuries and medical treatment injuries per million hours worked 2 Restated due to maturation of data 3 Excludes Coles store support injuries and hours 4 Reported TRIFR was adjusted from 31.6 to 31.4 due to an error identified in the calculation of working hours 5 This data is restated to include Workwear Group team member data NR means data was not recorded or reported due to the sale of the Insurance division in 2014

Workers' compensation claims

Business 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Coles 5,060 5,071 5,449 5,812 5,905
Bunnings 937 949 1,052 1,155 1,442
Kmart 681 7771 727 796 893
Target 395 483 519 619 716
Officeworks 108 138 131 191 187
WesCEF 10 222 27 34 51
WIS 104 1253 103 130 133
Resources 15 11 13 26 27
Insurance NR NR 11 28 25
Corporate 5 2 3 7 1
Group total 7,315 7,578 8,035 8,798 9,380
1 Data is restated to include New Zealand team member data 2 Data restated to include 4 additional claims that were identified 3 This data is restated to include Workwear Group team member data NR means data was not recorded or reported due to the sale of the Insurance division in 2014.

Greenhouse gas emissions (tonnes CO2e)

  2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Business Scope 1 & 21 Scope 32 Total Scope 1 & 2 Scope 3 Total Scope 1 & 2 Scope 3 Total Scope 1 & 2 Scope 3 Total Scope 1 & 2 Scope 3 Total
Coles 1,743,209 328,686 2,071,895 1,786,944 334,014 2,120,958 1,836,057 365,458 2,201,515 1,919,731 369,743 2,289,474 2,011,400 390,209 2,401,609
Bunnings 251,058 77,401 328,459 232,646 64,947 297,593 210,656 63,556 274,212 198,855 56,287 255,142 185,659 57,241 242,900
Kmart 248,856 51,107 299,963 230,188 48,091 278,279 238,188 51,559 289,747 257,794 51,598 309,392 259,484 54,218 313,702
Target 167,947 34,627 202,575 187,522 39,690 227,213 214,845 46,551 261,396 201,153 40,859 242,012 191,630 39,460 231,090
Officeworks 56,635 11,151 67,629 58,910 12,072 70,982 58,766 12,912 71,678 59,814 12,183 71,997 57,339 9,528 66,867
WesCEF 808,768 80,619 889,297 760,690 85,133 845,823 826,018 95,901 921,919 874,369 104,732 979,101 1,493,883 131,621 1,625,504
WIS3 93,206 130,772 223,977 91,353 120,519 211,872 93,014 122,645 215,659 98,336 139,308 237,645 97,740 134,993 232,733
Resources 544,315 52,537 596,852 662,757 66,043 728,799 569,258 57,916 627,175 621,205 46,451 667,656 644,384 45,549 689,933
Insurance NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR 8,831 2,674 11,505 9,891 4,026 13,917
Corporate 741 1,731 2,472 574 2,228 2,802 487 2,098 2,585 674 1,076 1,750 1,000 1,370 2,370
Group total 3,914,736 768,631 4,683,367 4,011,584 772,736 4,784,320 4,047,290 818,596 4,865,886 4,240,761 824,912 5,065,674 4,952,410 868,215 5,820,625
1 Scope 1 and 2 data includes emissions for businesses where we have operational control under the NGER Act, our emissions in New Zealand and several Asian countries and businesses 2 Scope 3 data includes the indirect component of our scope 1 and 2 emissions (such as transmitting the electricity we use), emissions from waste disposal and air travel 3 Industrial and Safety's scope 3 emissions include Coregas' emissions at Port Kembla which we do not have operational control over This data does not include our equity share of joint ventues including Wespine, QNP, Quadrant Energy and Bengalla. The total emissions for Wesfarmers attributed part of this business was 483,990 tonnes CO22e NR means data was not recorded or reported due to the sale of the Insurance division in 2014.

Energy use (petajoules)

Business 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Coles 6.94 6.95 6.87 6.88 7.08
Bunnings 1.27 1.12 1.01 0.94 0.87
Kmart 1.14 1.03 1.03 1.09 1.06
Target 0.73 0.79 0.88 0.81 0.77
Officeworks 0.23 0.23 0.24 0.23 0.22
WesCEF 14.30 14.13 14.91 14.84 14.66
WIS 1.54 1.44 1.43 1.12 1.11
Resources 3.99 5.11 4.59 3.76 4.13
Insurance NR NR NR 0.08 0.09
Corporate 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01
Group total 30.15 30.81 30.96 29.76 30.00
NR means data was not recorded or reported due to the sale of the Insurance division in 2014.

Water use (megalitres)

Business 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Coles 3,404 3,075 3,107 3,145 3,858
Bunnings 1,219 1,226 1,098 1,016 869
Kmart NR NR 771 777 658
Target NR NR 132 315 306
Officeworks NR NR 52 54 52
WesCEF 4,255 4,062 4,011 4,178 4,347
WIS NR NR 196 211 242
Resources 7,035 7,086 8,148 7,920 2,742
Insurance NR NR NR 63 73
Corporate NR NR 3 3 4
Group total 15,913 15,450 17,517 17,682 13,151
NR means data was not recorded or reported.

Waste (tonnes)

  2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Business Disposed Recycled Disposed Recycled Disposed Recycled Disposed Recycled Disposed Recycled
Coles 91,315 235,288 82,431 191,616 82,535 175,178 94,365 162,880 98,902 151,300
Bunnings 31,112 42,047 28,481 37,929 24,558 35,884 20,970 29,642 22,061 30,715
Kmart 13,396 47,447 9,673 45,368 9,116 38,398 9,649 35,052 11,038 34,359
Target 8,225 21,129 7,663 20,231 7,717 22,231 7,270 21,020 7,983 21,359
Officeworks1 1,905 4,621 2,065 3,542 2,021 3,327 2,009 3,041 2,314 2,939
WesCEF 3,160 3,270 4,722 2,112 6,081 3,014 5,927 2,091 11,042 5,604
WIS NR NR NR NR 2,092 997 2,399 1,055 2,788 546
Resources 2,080 2,310 1,058 2,590 581 2,505 922 617 2,801 825
Insurance NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR 168 504
Corporate NR NR NR NR 4 12 4 11 9 19
Group total 151,193 356,112 136,092 303,388 134,706 281,545 143,514 255,408 156,318 248,170
1 Waste recycled data includes customer recycling initiatives NR means data was not recorded or reported.

Community contributions ($ million)

  2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Business Direct1 Indirect2 Total Direct Indirect Total Direct Indirect Total Direct Indirect Total Direct Indirect Total
Coles 43.9 7.8 51.7 36.5 7.2 43.8 30.5 7.4 37.9 33.2 5.2 38.5 19.0 2.9 21.9
Bunnings 3.7 34.2 37.9 3.1 32.8 35.9 3.1 30.1 33.2 3.9 27.0 31.0 2.8 25.0 27.8
Kmart 1.0 8.2 9.2 1.2 9.0 10.2 0.9 10.7 11.6 1.3 9.4 10.8 1.2 10.4 11.6
Target 1.3 1.7 3.0 1.4 2.2 3.6 1.5 1.0 2.5 0.9 0.9 1.8 1.4 2.1 3.4
Officeworks 0.3 0.9 1.2 0.5 1.0 1.5 0.6 0.9 1.5 0.1 1.0 1.1 1.0 0.1 1.1
WesCEF 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.5
WIS 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.2
Resources 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.1 0.6
Insurance NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.4
Corporate 7.2 1.0 8.2 6.6 0.6 7.2 7.1 0.7 7.8 10.4 0.0 10.5 4.8 0.0 4.8
Group total 57.8 53.8 111.6 50.0 52.9 102.9 44.6 50.8 95.3 51.2 43.8 94.9 31.8 40.4 72.2
1 Direct contributions include cash, product at cost and in-kind contributions at cost. 2 Indirect contributions are those made by others where a Wesfarmers business facilitated and supported the contribution, such as customer donations to an appeal at point of sale. The data in this table does not include 'management costs' as defined by LBG. In 2016 these were approximately $3.4 million for our LBG-verified businesses NR means data was not recorded or reported due to the sale of the Insurance division in 2014.

Indigenous employment

Business 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Coles 2,318 1,765 862 640 695
Bunnings 423 410 336 176 121
Kmart 333 278 279 270 105
Target 136 161 107 86 103
Officeworks 65 73 67 54 53
WesCEF 19 17 13 15 9
WIS 15 35 28 37 47
Resources 19 20 18 22 17
Insurance NR NR NR 10 12
Corporate 1 3 1 2 2
Group total 3,329 2,762 1,711 1,312 1,164
NR means data was not recorded or reported due to the sale of the Insurance division in 2014.

Employees by gender, region and employment type

  Permanent Employees Casual Employees Total
  Males Females Total Males Females Total Males Females Total
Australia  
Australian Capital Territory 1,185 886 2,071 502 440 942 1,687 1,326 3,013
New South Wales 18,134 21,145 39,279 8,395 9,284 17,679 26,529 30,429 56,958
Northern Territory 559 661 1,220 265 283 548 824 944 1,768
Queensland 11,566 15,461 27,027 5,373 6,630 12,003 16,939 22,091 39,030
South Australia 3,966 5,119 9,085 1,590 2,037 3,627 5,556 7,156 12,712
Tasmania 1,156 1,649 2,805 404 569 973 1,560 2,218 3,778
Victoria 18,670 22,324 40,994 6,797 8,484 15,281 25,467 30,808 56,275
Western Australia 7,935 10,428 18,363 2,951 3,536 6,487 10,886 13,964 24,850
United Kingdom 6,735 6,367 13,102 0 0 0 6,735 6,367 13,102
New Zealand 2,284 2,597 4,881 431 543 974 2,715 3,140 5,855
Asia 268 374 642 3 2 5 271 376 647
Ireland 166 214 380 0 0 0 166 214 380
Portugul 6 6 12 0 0 0 0 0 12
Total 72,630 87,231 159,861 26,711 31,808 58,519 99,341 119,039 218,380
The data in this table includes Homebase

Employees by gender and age (per cent)

  Males Females
< 20 years 45 55
20 - < 30 years 53 47
30 - < 40 years 49 51
40 - < 50 years 37 63
50 - < 60 years 34 66
60+ years 47 53
The data in this table includes Homebase

Female representation across the Group (per cent female)

  2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Wesfarmers Limited non-executive directors 38 33 30 30 25
Senior executive positions (general manager or above)2 23 25 25 25 21
All management and professional roles2 30 29 29 28 28
Total workforce 55 55 56 57 57
2 These positions are defined through job evaluation methodology

New employee hires by gender (per cent)

  Males Females
Permanent 54 46
Fixed Term 52 48
Casual 49 51
Other 36 64
Total 52 48

Employee turnover by gender

Total Turnover Labour Turnover (per cent)
Females Males Total Females Males Total
21,786 20,585 42,371 18.0% 20.7% 19.2%

GRI Reference: G4-9, G4-10, G4-11, G4-22