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.

What is the deadline to achieve the SDG goals?

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

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.

How many pairs of footwear do you have?

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

I avoid using paper napkins.

The true performance of a company is measured through its

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

What are MDGs?

I leave the tap running when I brush my teeth?

I donate unused items

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

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

What is Net Zero?

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

I prefer buying organic products

Which sector has the highest greenhouse gas emissions?

Expand “SDGs”:

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

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

I have a rainwater harvesting system at home.

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

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

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

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

Do you have garden/plants at home?

What is your preferred mode of transportation?

My next automobile purchase will be an electric vehicle.

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

CSR regulations in India make philanthropy compulsory for companies

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

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

The Sustainable Development Goals are legally binding in all countries.

How many pairs of jeans do you have?

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

Your score is

The average score is 44%