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Table 1 Disclosure of broad sustainability issues by the banks in India (Figures in percentage, of number of PSBs = 21, number of private sector banks = 21)

From: Examination of sustainability reporting practices in Indian banking sector

General area of disclosure Percentage of PSBs (N = 21) Percentage of PvtSBs (N = 21)
Environmental consideration indicators
 Environment policy 95.2 52.4
 Environmental management system 19 23.1
 Disclosure of qualitative data about environmental care 38.1 28.6
 Disclosure of quantitative data about environment care 100 47.6
Social development indicators
 Community development programs 100 100
 Health care program 100 95.2
 Training & education program 95.2 90.5
 Financial literacy & financial inclusion program 100 100
Internal socio-environment conduct indicators
 Policy for human rights 95.2 52.4
 Policy for anti-corruption 95.2 66.7
 Policy for labour practices 95.2 66.7
 Policy for business ethics/values 95.2 52.4