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Indicator 11.5.1: Number of deaths, missing persons and directly affected persons attributed to disasters per 100,000 population

Deaths and/or Missing Persons Due to Deadliest California Wildfires (2003 - Present)

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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
Geographical coverage

State of California

Unit of measurement

Number of Deaths and/or Missing Persons Attributed to Disasters

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WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment

Aligns to WCCD 10.2 - Number of Fire Related Deaths for 100k Population; WCCD 10.3 - Number of Natural Disaster Related Deaths per 100k Population

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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 and 13.1.1)

Indicator number

11.5.1

Target name

By 2030, significantly reduce the number of deaths and the number of people affected and substantially decrease the direct economic losses relative to global gross domestic product caused by disasters, including water-related disasters, with a focus on protecting the poor and people in vulnerable situations

Target number

11.5

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

2

UN custodian agency

United Nations Office for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

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Organisation

CAL FIRE

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Geographical coverage

State of California

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