Environmental, Social and Governance Performance Data Matrix

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Environmental, Social and Governance Performance Data Matrix


Company Data
  Units GRI G4 Indicator 2016 2017 GRI Standards Disclosure 2018
Sales $ millions USD - 24,706 26,004 102-7 30,095*
Number of employees (employee headcount as of December 31 of each calendar year) - - 67,000 70,000 102-7 85,000*
Floor space Thousand square feet - 34,112 35,379 102-7 52,283*

Corporate Citizenship / Community
  Units GRI G4 Indicator 2016 2017 GRI Standards Disclosure 2018
Direct community investment through philanthropy - a $ millions USD - 26.3 30.8 201-1 28.4
Company charitable grants - Education (Target 50%) % - 52 56 201-1 54
Company charitable grants - Military and Veterans (Target 25%) % - 15 14 201-1 16
Company charitable grants - Health and Human Services (Target 20%) % - 14 12 201-1 10
Company charitable grants - Environment (Target 5%) % - 4 4 201-1 3
Company in-kind contributions $ millions USD - 3.2 .428 201-1 3.1
London Benchmarking Group – Charitable donations (Company and Foundation) % -     201-1 25
London Benchmarking Group – Community Investments (Company and Foundation) % -     201-1 75
Employee giving - b $ millions USD - 3.4 4.1   3.7
Employee volunteerism Hours - 68,969 63,453   61,161
Middle school students impacted by qualifying educator professional development programs (Target 350,000 students by 2030) - c Individual students - 10,660 16,760   125,000

Ethics and Integrity
  Units GRI G4 Indicator 2016 2017 GRI Standards Disclosure 2018
OpenLine inquiries - - 898 1,092 102-17 1,011
OpenLine allegations - - 1,300 1,571 102-17 1,562

Engagement, Diversity & Inclusion
  Units GRI G4 Indicator 2016 2017 GRI Standards Disclosure 2018
Total population - male % - 73.1 73.4 405-1 73.5
Total population - female % - 26.9 26.6 405-1 26.5
Total population - People of Color % - 33.1 34.5 405-1 35.5
Total population - veterans % - 20.1 20.0 405-1 19.6
Total population - personnel with disabilities % - 6.0 7.1 405-1 7.4
Management population - male % - 74.8 73.7 405-1 72.9
Management population - female % - 25.2 26.3 405-1 27.1
Management population - People of Color % - 23.1 25.2 405-1 26.3
Senior executive population - female - d % - 50.0 52.6 405-1 33.2
Senior executive population - People of Color - d % - 24.1 21.1 405-1 17.6

Environment
  Units GRI G4 Indicator 2016 2017 GRI Standards Disclosure 2018
CORPORATE EHS AND MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS AUDIT Sites audited G4-DMA 19 24 103 26
ISO 140001 CERTIFIED SITES Sites certified G4-EN8 22 24 103 23
ENERGY - e            
Electricity consumption Megawatt hours G4-EN3 1,093,419 1,105,882 302-1 1,090,559
Renewable energy use Megawatt hours G4-EN3 22,227 22,111 302-1 22,017
Energy intensity MWH/per USD sales G4-EN5 0.00004426 0.00004253 302-3 0.00004066
WATER            
Water Withdrawal (potable) - Total Gallons G4-EN8 873,883,001 873,297,454 303-3 872,661,286
Water withdrawal source (potable) – Surface Water Gallons G4-EN8 0 0 303-3 0
Water withdrawal source (potable) – Groundwater Gallons G4-EN8 125,906,386 149,801,818 303-3 163,790,149
Water Withdrawal source (potable) – Municipal Supply Gallons   747,976,616 723,495,636 303-3 708,871,137
Water Withdrawal (potable & nonpotable) – Total Gallons G4-EN8 886,570,017 880,121,939 303-3 891,835,914
Water Withdrawal source (nonpotable) – Municipal Reclaimed Gallons G4-EN8 12,599,100 6,749,492 303-3 19,124,747
Water withdrawal source (nonpotable) – Rainwater Gallons G4-EN8 87,916 74,993 303-3 49,881
EMISSIONS - E            
Direct (Scope 1) greenhouse gas emissions Tonnes CO2e G4-EN15 130,431 140,951 305-1 134,068
Indirect (Scope 2) location-based greenhouse gas emissions Tonnes CO2e G4-EN16 402,842 370,140 305-2 365,559
Carbon offsets Tonnes CO2e G4-EN19 11,000 11,000   11,000
Total GHG Emissions (location-based, includes carbon offsets) Tonnes CO2e   522,274 500,091   488,627
Greenhouse gas emission intensity (Scope 1 and Scope 2 - location based) Tonnes CO2e/per USD sales G4-EN18 0.00002114 0.00001923 305-4 0.00001822
Reduction of greenhouse gas emissions (from 2010 base year) %   28.7% 31.8% 305-5 33.3%
NONHAZARDOUS SOLID WASTE            
Reuse Tons G4-EN23 41.2 62.84 306-2 145
Recycling Tons G4-EN23 11,857 13,468 306-2 12,326
Composting Tons G4-EN23 551.47 494.77 306-2 685
Recovery (including energy recovery) Tons G4-EN23 786.54 325.59 306-2 344
Landfill Tons G4-EN23 8,854 8,462 306-2 8,209
Diversion Rate % - 59.9 62.9 306-2 62.2
HAZARDOUS WASTE Tons G4-EN25 1,306 1,460 306-2 1,838
TOXIC RELEASE INVENTORY Tons G4-DMA 39.8 29.4 103 N/A
SIGNIFICANT FINES AND PENALTIES $, shown in year paid G4-EN29 0 0 307-1 0

Health and Safety
  Units GRI G4 Indicator 2016 2017 GRI Standards Disclosure 2018
Work-related fatalities Total G4-LA6 0 0 403-9 0
Total Case Rate Per 100 workers G4-LA6 0.9 0.91 403-9, 403-10 0.85
Employee Lost Work Day Rate Per 100 workers G4-LA6 9.91 10.6 403-9, 403-10 10.34
Days Away Case Rate Per 100 workers G4-LA6 0.25 0.26 403-9, 403-10 0.25

Governance
  Units GRI G4 Indicator 2016 2017 GRI Standards Disclosure 2018
Number of Members on Board of Directors - - 14 13 102-18 13
Number of independent Directors on Board - - 13 12 102-18, 102-22 11
Women / minority independent Directors (Number;%) - - 5 (36%) 5 (38%) 102-22, 405-1 6 (46%)

Research and Development and Innovation
  Units GRI G4 Indicator 2016 2017 GRI Standards Disclosure 2018
Company-Sponsored R&D Expenses $ millions USD - 705 639 201-1 764

Supply Chain
  Units GRI G4 Indicator 2016 2017 GRI Standards Disclosure 2018
Small Business % - 38.0 39.7 102-9 37.3
Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) % - 5 5.8 102-9 4.3
Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) % - 8.3 9.7 102-9 7.4
HUBZone Small Business % - 2.1 2.4 102-9 2.4
Veteran-Owned Small Business (VOSB) % - 5.5 5.0 102-9 5.0
Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) % - 2.6 2.8 102-9 2.4

Talent Management
  Units GRI G4 Indicator 2016 2017 GRI Standards Disclosure 2018
Veteran new hires % - 24.3 24.6 - 26.2
Persons with disabilities new hires (Target 7%) % - 9.5 10.8 - 12.1
U.S. employees covered by collective barganing agreements % - 3.7 3.3 102-41 3.5

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 post professional development experience

d Executives who report directly to the Chief Executive Officer

e Refer to CDP Climate Change disclosure for more detailed information

* Quantitative data in this report represents legacy Northrop Grumman operations only and does not include our Innovation Systems sector, unless otherwise noted with an an asterisk.