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Indicator 1.5.1: Number of deaths, missing persons and directly affected persons attributed to disasters per 100,000 population

Number of deaths, missing persons and directly affected persons attributed to disasters per 100,000 population

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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.

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Indicator description

Disaster deaths and injuries are reported at the State level. The specific numbers for the City of Los Angeles are considerably smaller.

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Geographical coverage

State of California

Unit of measurement

Total deaths and injuries

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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Number of deaths, missing persons and directly affected persons attributed to disasters per 100,000 population (repeat of 11.5.1 and 13.1.1)

Indicator number

1.5.1

Target name

By 2030, build the resilience of the poor and those in vulnerable situations and reduce their exposure and vulnerability to climate-related extreme events and other economic, social and environmental shocks and disasters

Target number

1.5

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

2

UN custodian agency

United Nations Office for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

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Organisation

California Legislative Analyst’s Office

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Earliest available data
Geographical coverage

State of California

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