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.
Number and Percentage of City Elected Seats Held by Women
City of Los Angeles
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The City of Los Angeles is a Mayor-Council-Commission form of government. A Mayor, City Controller, and City Attorney are elected by City residents every four years. Fifteen City Council members representing fifteen districts are elected by the people for four-year terms, for a maximum of three terms. City Department and Bureaus are headed by General Managers. However, some Departments are also headed by an advisory or controlling Board or Commission appointed by the Mayor, subject to confirmation of the Council.
|WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment||
Aligns to WCCD 11.2 - Women as Percentage of Total Elected to City-Level Office
Source: List of Elected Officials in Los Angeles
|Data last updated||2021-03-02: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|
|Metadata last updated||2021-03-02: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|