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Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all

Indicator 6.5.1: Degree of integrated water resources management implementation (0 to 100)

Non-Statistical Indicator

The City of Los Angeles is required to adopt an Urban Water Management Plan (UWMP) every five years to comply with California’s Urban Water Management Planning Act (Act). The Act is codified in Sections 10610 through 10656 of the California Water Code (CWC). The 2015 UWMP builds upon the goals and progress made in the 2010 UWMP and continues to serve as the City’s master plan for reliable water supply and resources management. The 2015 UWMP is based on a 25 year planning horizon through 2040.

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
Local target
Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

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

Aligns to WCCD 21.7- Percentage of water loss (unaccounted for water)

Other information
Data last updated 2021-11-24: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window
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Tags Non-Statistical

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

Degree of integrated water resources management implementation (0-100)

Indicator number


Target name

By 2030, implement integrated water resources management at all levels, including through transboundary cooperation as appropriate

Target number


Global indicator description
UN designated tier


UN custodian agency

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Link to UN metadata United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata (PDF 410 KB) opens in a new window