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Source: European Commission

Geographical Area: Entire North Sea and Baltic Sea

Unit of measurement: Percentage

Comment:

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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  • Proportion of sustainable managed stocks in all MSY examined stocks
  • Proportion of MSY examined in all managed stocks
Comparability with global metadata

The time series “Proportion of sustainable managed stocks in all MSY examined stocks” is compliant with the global metadata. The time series “Proportion of MSY examined in all managed stocks” provides additional information.

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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators. Global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Target name

By 2020, effectively regulate harvesting and end overfishing, illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing and destructive fishing practices and implement science-based management plans, in order to restore fish stocks in the shortest time feasible, at least to levels that can produce maximum sustainable yield as determined by their biological characteristics

Indicator name

Proportion of fish stocks within biologically sustainable levels

Designated tier

Tier I

Custodian agency

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

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