As of March 31, 2013, Sony had approximately 146,300 employees, a decrease of approximately 16,400 employees from March 31, 2012. During the fiscal year ended March 31, 2013, while employees of the Financial Services segment increased, the total number of employees decreased significantly due to production adjustments implemented mainly at manufacturing sites in the East Asia areas (excluding Japan), restructuring and the sale of chemical products related business during the same fiscal year.
Sony Corporation's headcount peaked at 23,000 in 1993, after which it remained fairly consistent at approximately 17,000. As of March 31, 2013, Sony Corporation's headcount was approximately 15,500.
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