Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Indicator 7.b.1

Installed renewable energy generating capacity in developing countries (in Watts per capita)

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 to the global metadata. Please find further methodical and country-specific information of the time series in the related national metadata sheet.

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

Bis 2030 die Infrastruktur ausbauen und die Technologie modernisieren, um in den Entwicklungsländern und insbesondere in den am wenigsten entwickelten Ländern, den kleinen Inselentwicklungsländern und den Binnenentwicklungsländern im Einklang mit ihren jeweiligen Unterstützungsprogrammen moderne und nachhaltige Energiedienstleistungen für alle bereitzustellen

Indicator name

Installed renewable energy generating capacity in developing countries (in Watts per capita)

Designated tier

Tier I

Custodian agency

International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

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