british american tobacco p.l.c. sustainability report 2009 - Americas

Performance improved Better
Performance unchanged Same
Performance declined Declined
International Marketing Standards20082009TrendNotes
Number of reported instances of partial or non-adherence151Performance improved1
Youth smoking prevention20082009TrendNotes
Percentage of markets where our business reports running or supporting youth smoking prevention programmes90%90%Performance unchanged 
Preventing underage access20082009TrendNotes
Percentage of markets where our business reports lobbying / engaging with the government on preventing underage access to tobacco60%57%Performance declined 
Social Responsibility in Tobacco Production programme20082009TrendNotes
Average self-assessment scores for all leaf suppliers (out of a miximum of 4)3.22.8Performance declined 
Energy use20082009TrendNotes
Gigajoules per million cigarettes equivalent produced12.3510.55Performance improved 
Carbon dioxide20082009TrendNotes
Tonnes CO2 per million cigarettes equivalent produced0.670.58Performance improved 
Waste to landfill20082009TrendNotes
Tonnes per million cigarettes equivalent produced0.0130.013Performance unchanged 
Percentage of waste recycled88.36%87.27%Performance declined 
Water use20082009TrendNotes
Cubic metres per million cigarettes equivalent produced4.494.12Performance improved 
Local succession coverage - 1:1:2 at business unit level20082009TrendNotes
Percentage of business units with at least one local successor in the short term and two local successors in the long term for each senior positionShort term61%78%Performance improved1
Long term80%76%Performance declined 
Local top teams - 70:30 at business unit level20082009TrendNotes
Percentage of local representation on business unit senior management teams59%72%Performance improved1
Employee opinion 'Your Voice' survey 2008    
British American Tobacco region vs. Towers Watson global FMCG normScoreDifference from benchmark
Score in the Engagement category ranked by difference from benchmark83+11  
Gender diversity    
Percentage of women in management grades20082009TrendNotes
Management trainees41.2%44.2%Performance improved 
Management grade 3433.4%34.0%Performance improved 
Management grade 3533.5%31.3%Performance declined 
Management grade 3624.2%20.8%Performance declined 
Management grade 3723.1%17.7%Performance declined 
Management grade 3815.6%11.3%Performance declined 
Management grade 3910.5%7.4%Performance declined 
Management grade 400.0%0.0%Performance unchanged 
  1. Pre-2009 data for these measures do not include Canada. Prior to our regional restructure it was part of our America-Pacific region with Japan.