Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all

Indicator 8.7.1: Proportion and number of children aged 5–17 years engaged in child labour, by sex and age

Proportion and number of children aged 5‑17 years engaged in child labour, by sex and age

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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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

Proportion and number of children aged 5‑17 years engaged in child labour, by sex and age

Indicator number

8.7.1

Target name

Take immediate and effective measures to eradicate forced labour, end modern slavery and human trafficking and secure the prohibition and elimination of the worst forms of child labour, including recruitment and use of child soldiers, and by 2025 end child labour in all its forms

Target number

8.7

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

2

UN custodian agency

ILO,UNICEF

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