Corporate Relocation Survey 2016

 
Results 49: Atlas Corporate Relocation Survey - 2016

The Industry's Longest Running Survey

Atlas has collected insights from corporate decision-makers and analyzed changes in the industry for nearly 50 years. Throughout changes in policies and practices, we remain committed to providing detailed views into how professionals answer the challenges of relocation. Atlas is in it for the long haul.

Respondent Profile

Invited via email, 445 decision-makers completed our online questionnaire between January 14 and March 7. Each respondent has responsibility for relocation and is employed by a company that has either relocated employees during the past two years or plans to relocate employees this year.

Graph showing where respondents to relocation survey work

Nearly all (89%) work in human resources/personnel or relocation/mobility services departments for firms in:

  • Service (44%)
  • Manufacturing/processing (25%)
  • Financial (13%)
  • Wholesale/retail (10%)
  • Government/military (3%)
  • Other (5%)

For analysis, firms are categorized by size:

  • Small: Fewer than 500 salaried employees (35%)
  • Mid-size: 500-4,999 salaried employees (35%)
  • Large: 5,000+ salaried employees (30%)

Half (51%) are international firms.

 

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Domestic vs. International Relocation infographic