Group performance

Novartis delivered strong performance in 2019, with both divisions contributing to growth

2019 net sales by division

(in USD millions, % growth in constant currencies, and divisional or business unit share of net sales)

2019 net sales by division (Pie chart)

2019 net sales by geographical region

(% of net sales and in USD millions)

38%
Europe
17 933
34%
United States
16 280
21%
Asia, Africa,
Australasia
9 799
7%
Canada,
Latin America
3 433
2019 net sales by geographical region (Graphic/Animation)
Net sales from continuing operations

 

USD millions

% growth in cc

2019

47 445

+9%

2018

44 751

+5%

Operating income from continuing operations

 

USD millions

% growth in cc

2019

9 086

+14%

2018

8 403

–3%

Net income from continuing operations

 

USD millions

% growth in cc

2019

7 147

–41%

2018

12 800

+71%

Core operating income from continuing operations

 

USD millions

% growth in cc

2019

14 112

+17%

2018

12 557

+7%