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Number of human trafficking calls and reported cases


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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.

Indicator available

Number of human trafficking calls and reported cases for the State of California

Indicator description
Geographical coverage

State of California

Unit of measurement



Human trafficking is a form of modern slavery that occurs in every state, including California. The below statistics are based on the signals – phone calls, emails, and webforms – received by the National Human Trafficking Hotline (NHTH) that reference California.

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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 victims of human trafficking per 100,000 population, by sex, age and form of exploitation

Indicator number


Target name

End abuse, exploitation, trafficking and all forms of violence against and torture of children

Target number


Global indicator description
UN designated tier


UN custodian agency

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

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National Human Trafficking Resource Center (NHTRC)

Earliest available data
Geographical coverage

State of California

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