Sustainability Quotient


According to the latest projections, the global population could grow to around 8.5 billion in 2030 and 9.7 billion in 2050.

Did you know that we would need about three planets' worth of natural resources to maintain lifestyles for future generations at the current rate?

All this means this we have to become more sustainable right now. Take this quick quiz to get your sustainability quotient and know how sustainable you are currently.

It is proven that investing in sustainability practices does not add value to an organisation but it leads to lower financial returns.

I prefer to reuse packing materials such as boxes or plastic/paper covers.

How many pairs of footwear do you have?

What is the leading health risk factor for death in the world?

What is your preferred mode of transportation?

I contribute funds/ volunteer my services to NGOs or social causes.

What is the deadline to achieve the SDG goals?

I prefer buying organic products

The Brundtland report, gave the most recognized and widely accepted definition of the term Sustainable Development, this was in the year

What are MDGs?

Which sector has the highest greenhouse gas emissions?

CSR regulations in India make philanthropy compulsory for companies

I prefer to carry my own box when I want to bring food home from a restaurant.

We segregate our waste into dry, wet and sanitary at home?

When was the first United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference held?

My next automobile purchase will be an electric vehicle.

I talk to my family and peers about our responsibility towards society and the environment.

The Sustainable Development Agenda has been adopted by ____ UN Member States.

I carry my own water bottle and refill it while travelling rather than buying mineral water bottles

How many pairs of jeans do you have?

I leave the tap running when I brush my teeth?

I don’t have anything left on the plate when I finish eating.

The Sustainable Development Goals are legally binding in all countries.

Expand “SDGs”:

What is Net Zero?

How many goals and targets do the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) contain?

I avoid buying single-use plastic items such as plastic covers/bottles/spoons etc

How many goals and targets do the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) contain?

I avoid using paper napkins.

The true performance of a company is measured through its

I have a rainwater harvesting system at home.

I prefer to buy products/services from brands that have sustainable practices. For example, an organisation that has a fair policy for its employees/ contributes to CSR initiatives significantly, etc.

Do you have garden/plants at home?

I donate unused items

If there is any food leftover at home, I prefer to

Your score is

The average score is 44%