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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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WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment
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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

Material footprint in the City of Los Angeles

Indicator number

8.4.1

Target name

Improve progressively, through 2030, global resource efficiency in consumption and production and endeavour to decouple economic growth from environmental degradation, in accordance with the 10-Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production, with developed countries taking the lead

Target number

8.4

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

2

UN custodian agency

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

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Source 2

Organisation

World Council on City Data

Periodicity
Earliest available data
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City of Los Angeles

Link to data source WCCD 16.3 – Percentage of City’s waste recycled; and WCCD 16.4 – Percentage of City’s waste disposed in landfill opens in a new window
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