Land and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities
Target 11.7: By 2030, provide universal access to safe, inclusive and accessible, green and public spaces, in particular for women and children, older persons and persons with disabilities

This indicator measures the amount of open public areas in cities.

Cities that improve and sustain public spaces enhance community cohesion, civic identity, and quality of life.

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Urban population refers to the share (%) of people living in Urban areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated as the ratio between Rural Population and Total Population.

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Population living in slums is the proportion of the urban population living in slum households.

Process for urban expansion clear, public, respects rights measured on a scale from A - which stands for good practices - to D - reflecting weak practices.

Restrictions on urban land use, ownership and transferability measured on a scale from A - which stands for good practices - to D - reflecting weak practices.

Urban planning based on public input measured on a scale from A - which stands for good practices - to D - reflecting weak practices.

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Tier 3

Internationally established methodology or standards is not yet available for the indicator, but methodology/standards are being (or will be) developed or tested.