This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.
Percentage of households below Real Cost Measure
Los Angeles County
|Unit of measurement||
The Real Cost Measure is a self-sufficiency measure designed by United Ways of California. Unlike the official poverty measure which does not account for local costs of living, the Real Cost Measure incorporates the costs of housing, food, health care, child care, transportation and other basic needs for a more accurate measure of financial security. To read the methodology, visit https://www.unitedwaysca.org/realcost.
education level, race/ ethnicity
|WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment||
Aligns to WCCD 5.3- Percentage of city population living in poverty
|Data last updated||2021-11-24: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|
|Metadata last updated||2021-11-24: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|