What are the indicators of sustainable development?

Indicators – Sustainable development indicators

  • No poverty.
  • Zero hunger.
  • Good health and well-being.
  • Quality education.
  • Gender equality.
  • Clean water and sanitation.
  • Affordable and clean energy.
  • Decent work and economic growth.

What are the three indicators of sustainability?

The most widely used taxonomy is based on the three pillars of sustainability described in the previous section, and commonly referenced in traditional definitions of sustainability. These pillars are characterized as follows environmental, social and economic.

How many indicators are there in SDG?

The global indicator framework includes 231 unique indicators. Please note that the total number of indicators listed in the global indicator framework of SDG indicators is 247. However, twelve indicators repeat under two or three different targets (see below).

What is the indicator of SDG 8 Target 8 A?

Target 8.1: Sustain per capita economic growth in accordance with national circumstances and, in particular, at least 7 per cent gross domestic product growth per annum in the least developed countries.

What are SDGs targets and indicators?

Goals, targets and indicators

Goal description Target
2 End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture. 2 End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.
3 Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages. 3.1

How can SDG 8 be achieved?

Governments need to design and implement pro-employment macroeconomic strategies supported by progressive trade, industrial, tax and infrastructure policies, including investments in education and skills development, youth employment, equality and the care economy.

Why SDG 8 is important?

SDG 8 recognises the importance of sustained economic growth and high levels of economic productivity for the creation of well-paid quality jobs, as well as resource efficiency in consumption and production.

What is sustainability performance indicators?

1.Percentage of materials used that are recycled input materials. 2.Direct energy consumption by primary energy sources per unit of output. 3.Energy saved due to conservation and efficiency improvements. 4.Percentage of water recycled and reused. 5.Total direct and indirect greenhouse gas emissions by weight.