Survey Methodology and Sample
We sent out a questionnaire to organisations in all sectors of the economy and asked them if they were paying a bonus in 2013. A total of 89 organisations responded. The distribution of respondents by sector was as follows:
|Public Service and local government||5.62%|
|Agro-processing and agriculture||14.61%|
|IT and Telecommunications||3.37%|
|Media, Marketing and Advertising||1.12%|
|Transport and Logistics||2.25%|
|Medicine and pharmaceuticals||1.12%|
The headcount from the participating organisations ranges from a minimum of 75 employees to a maximum of 5 800 employees. The respondents are human resources professional from the title of Human Resources Officer to as high as Human Resources Director.
This report contributes to Industrial Psychology Consultants goal to help business leaders understand the forces transforming the local and global economy, improve company performance, and work for better national policies. The report is in-line with our mission of maximizing returns on human capital. As with all Industrial Psychology Consultants research, this work is independent and has neither been commissioned nor sponsored in any way by any business, government, or other institution.