Who is in this benchmark group?
This benchmark group is made up of 2,533 businesses that have completed the full B Impact Assessment, but have not attained B Corp Certification. A few details about this benchmark group:
- This benchmark group includes only businesses that completed their Assessment between October 2011 and March 2014.
- We believe that the businesses have a varying range of motivation to use business as a force for good, even though they have taken the effort to complete the Assessment. Based on the data these companies have provided, we believe that approximately 527 companies would consider themselves to be Mainstream Businesses and 2,006 companies would consider themselves to be Sustainable Businesses.
- The following tables detail the sector and size of businesses included in this benchmark group:
|Number of Employees||# of Businesses|
|Sector||# of Businesses|
|Primary Operating Location||# of Businesses|
|Latin America & the Caribbean||329|
|Australia and New Zealand||56|
|East Asia and Pacific||46|
|Europe and Central Asia||28|
|Middle East and North Africa||3|