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.

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

Which sector has the highest greenhouse gas emissions?

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

What is Net Zero?

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

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

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

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.

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

CSR regulations in India make philanthropy compulsory for companies

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

What is your preferred mode of transportation?

What are MDGs?

I have a rainwater harvesting system at home.

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

Do you have garden/plants at home?

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

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

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

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

I donate unused items

What is the deadline to achieve the SDG goals?

The true performance of a company is measured through its

I leave the tap running when I brush my teeth?

Expand “SDGs”:

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

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

I prefer buying organic products

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

The Sustainable Development Goals are legally binding in all countries.

My next automobile purchase will be an electric vehicle.

How many pairs of jeans do you have?

How many pairs of footwear do you have?

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

I avoid using paper napkins.

Your score is

The average score is 44%