Performance Data Matrix

Environmental, Social and Governance

This data table summarizes key information we at Northrop Grumman consider to be material to the company and its stakeholders.

TOPIC UNITS GRI INDICATOR 2015 2016 2017
COMPANY DATA
Sales $ millions USD 23,526 24,508 25,803
Headcount 65,007 66,854 69,636
Floor space Thousand square feet 34,392 34,112 35,379
CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP
Direct community investment through philanthropy - a $ millions 25.4 26.3 30.8
Company charitable grants - Education (Target 50%) % 57 52 56
Company charitable grants - Military and Veterans (Target 25%) % 12 15 14
Company charitable grants - Health and Human Services (Target 20%) % 10 14 12
Company charitable grants - Environment (Target 5%) % 3 4 4
Company in-kind contributions $ millions .0859 3.2 .428
Employee giving - b $ millions 3.7 3.4 4.1
Employee volunteerism Hours 30,588 68,969 63,454
Middle school students impacted by qualifying educator professional development programs
(Target 350,000 students by 2030) - c
Individual students 10,840 10,660 16,760
Ethics and Integrity
OpenLine inquiries 899 898 901
OpenLine allegations 1,388 1,300 1,460
Engagement, diversity & inclusion
Total population - male % 73.0 73.1 73.4
Total population - female % 27.0 26.9 26.6
Total population - People of Color % 31.8 33.1 34.5
Total population - veterans % 20.4 20.1 20.0
Total population - personnel with disabilities % 5.4 6.0 7.1
Management population - male % 75.5 74.8 73.7
Management population - female % 24.5 25.2 26.3
Management population - People of Color % 21.0 23.1 5.2
Senior executive population - female - d % 40.0 50.0 52.6
Senior executive population - People of Color - d % 20.0 24.1 21.1
ENVIRONMENT
Corporate EHS Compliance and Management Systems Audits Sites audited G4–DMA 26 19 24
ISO 140001 certified sites Sites audited G4-EN8 N/A 22 24
Energy1
Electricity consumption Megawatt hours G4-EN3 1,107,531 1,089,952 1,102,695
Renewable energy use Megawatt hours G4-EN3 21,695 22,227 22,111
Energy Intensity MWH/per USD sales G4-EN5 0.00004708 0.00004447 0.00004274
Water
Water source (potable): Surface water Gallons G4-EN8 0 0 0
Water source (potable): Ground water Gallons G4-EN8 121,090,922 125,906,386 149,801,818
Water source (potable): Municipal supply Gallons G4-EN8 759,921,826 747,959,516 723,050,329
Water sources (potable): TOTAL Gallons 881,012,748 873,865,901 872,852,147
Water source (nonpotable): Rainwater Gallons G4-EN8 65,044 87,916 74,993
Emissions1
Direct (Scope 1) greenhouse gas emissions Tonnes CO2e G4-EN15 141,688 130,431 140,537
Indirect (Scope 2) location-based greenhouse gas emissions Tonnes CO2e G4-EN16 433,331 402,674 370,677
Carbon offsets Tonnes CO2e G4-EN19 11,000 11,000 11,000
CarbonTotal GHG Emissions (location-based, includes carbon offsets) Tonnes CO2e 564,020 522,105 500,215
Greenhouse gas emissions intensity (Scope 1 and Scope 2 - location based) Tonnes CO2e/per USD sales G4-EN18 0.00002397 0.00002130 0.00001939
Reduction of greenhouse gas emissions (from 2010 base year) % 23.0 28.7 31.7
NonHazardous Solid Waste
Reuse Tons G4-EN23 73 41 63
Recycling Tons G4-EN23 10,596 11,860 13,468
Composting Tons G4-EN23 586 551 495
Recovery (including energy recovery) Tons G4-EN23 638 787 326
Landfill Tons G4-EN23 10,097 8,800 8,462
Diversion Rate % 54.1 60.1 62.9
Hazardous Waste Tons G4–EN25 1,032 1,306 1,460
Toxic Release Inventory Tons G4–DMA 42.0 39.8 N/A
Significant Fines and Penalties $, shown in year paid G4–EN29 12,008 0 0
Health and Safety
Work-related fatalities Total G4-LA6 0 0 0
Total Case Rate Per 100 workers G4-LA6 1.08 0.9 0.91
Employee Lost Work Day Rate Per 100 workers G4-LA6 13.12 9.91 10.6
Days Away Case Rate Per 100 workers G4-LA6 0.34 0.25 0.26
Product and Service Quality
Regulatory and Legal Compliance
Number of Board of Directors 12 14 13
Number of independent Board of Directors 11 13 12
Women/minority independent Board of Directors (Number;%) 4 (33%) 5 (36%) 5 (38%)
Research & Development and innovation
Company-Sponsored R&D Expenses $ millions 712 705 639
Supply chain
Small Business % 37.8 38.0 39.7
Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) % 4.7 5.0 5.8
Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) % 8.6 8.3 9.7
HUBZone Small Business % 1.9 2.1 2.4
Veteran–Owned Small Business (VOSB) % 5.9 5.5 5.0
Service–Disabled Veteran–Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) % 2.8 2.6 2.8
Talent management
Number of employees (employee headcount as of December 31 of each calendar year). 62,443 64,072 66,813
Veteran new hires % 26.6 24.3 24.6
Persons with disabilities new hires (target 7%) % 10.2 9.5 10.8
U.S. employees covered by collective bargaining agreements % 4.0 3.7 3.3
a Includes investments from Northrop Grumman and the Northrop Grumman Foundation; excludes donations from Northrop Grumman to the Northrop Grumman Foundation
b Includes giving through ECHO, matched gifts and employee fundraising
c Calculation based on teacher maintaining active teaching status or in a school-based setting for three years after professional development experience
d Executives who report directly to the Chief Executive Officer and the Chief Operations Officer
1 Refer to CDP Climate Change disclosure for more detailed information.