Revenue of the Unilever Group worldwide 2005-2019, by product segment

This statistic depicts the revenue of the Unilever Group worldwide from 2005 to 2019, by product segment. In 2019, the global revenue generated by the Unilever Group's personal care product segment was about 21.89 billion euros.


Founded on January 1, 1930 by the merger of the British soapmaker Lever Brothers and the Dutch margarine producer Margarine Unie, Unilever is an Anglo-Dutch multi-national consumer goods company that produces food, beverages, cleaning agents and personal care products. In 2016, the Unilever Group had a global revenue that amounted to about 52.71 billion euros. The largest product segment of the Unilever Group is their personal care segment, which generated just over 20 billion euros in 2016.

Unilever has a plethora of brands ranging from food and beverage to home and personal care; seventeen of these brands generate annual sales of one billion euros or more. Clinique is Unilever's biggest product brand and in 2016 it generated about 6.24 billion U.S. dollars.

Unilever's largest international competitors are Nestlé and Procter & Gamble. Procter & Gamble, also known as P&G, is the biggest consumer goods company in the world. It mainly manufactures laundry and cleaning supply products as well as products in the cosmetics and personal care sector. The company's roots date back to the year 1837 when it was founded by William Procter and James Gamble in Cincinnati, Ohio, where the company's headquarters still remains.

Global revenue of the Unilever Group from 2005 to 2019, by product segment

Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in

Release date

March 2020



Survey time period

2005 to 2019

Supplementary notes

The earlier data were taken from older editions of the same source.
As of 2018 report foods and refreshment segments were combined.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Single Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 / Month *
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract; Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Cosmetic brands: Unilever"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.