Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Indicator 12.b.1

Implementation of standard accounting tools to monitor the economic and environmental aspects of tourism sustainability

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.

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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

Develop and implement tools to monitor sustainable development impacts for sustainable tourism that creates jobs and promotes local culture and products

Indicator name

Implementation of standard accounting tools to monitor the economic and environmental aspects of tourism sustainability

Designated tier

Tier I

Custodian agency

World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)

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