Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Indicator 1.b.1

Pro-poor public social spending

This indicator is affected by the 2020 revision - data availability is currently under review.

The international organisations (custodian agencies) that are responsible for the respective SDG-indicator publish methodological guidelines for the calculation of the indicator - so-called global metadata.

Displayed here are the national time series that fit the global metadata best as well as their comparability with the global metadata. Please find further methodical and country-specific information of the time series in the related national metadata.

Time series available
Comparability with global metadata
Link to national metadata
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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators. Global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Target name

Create sound policy frameworks at the national, regional and international levels, based on pro-poor and gender-sensitive development strategies, to support accelerated investment in poverty eradication actions

Indicator name

Pro-poor public social spending

Designated tier

Tier II

Custodian agency

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Save the Children

Link to the global metadata of this indicator United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata opens in a new window