Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Indicator 17.18.1

Statistical capacity indicator for Sustainable Development Goal monitoring

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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Last modification of code (text) 2021-01-08: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window

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

Target name

By 2020, enhance capacity-building support to developing countries, including for least developed countries and small island developing States, to increase significantly the availability of high-quality, timely and reliable data disaggregated by income, gender, age, race, ethnicity, migratory status, disability, geographic location and other characteristics relevant in national contexts

Indicator name

Statistical capacity indicator for Sustainable Development Goal monitoring

Designated tier

Tier II

Custodian agency

United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD)

Link to the global metadata of this indicator