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End poverty in all its forms everywhere

Indicator 1.5.3: Whether or not the country has adopted and implemented a national disaster risk reduction strategy in line with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015–2030

Non-Statistical Indicator

The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency has several risk reduction policies including Coastal Construction Manuals and Flood Minitagion Program Guidelines. The California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services has a California State Hazard Mitigation Plan.

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.

Indicator available
Indicator description
Geographical coverage

United States / State of California

Unit of measurement
Definitions
Calculations
Disaggregation Categories
WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment

Aligns to WCCD 10.3- Number of natural disaster deaths per 100,000 population

Other information
Data last updated 2018-10-20: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window
Metadata last updated 2019-10-04: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window
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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

Whether or not the country has adopted and implemented a national disaster risk reduction strategy in line with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015–2030

Indicator number

1.5.3

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

1

UN custodian agency

United Nations Office for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

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