This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from Jamaica statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Jamaican statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Jamaican-specific metadata information.

This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Recruitment cost borne by employee as a proportion of monthly income earned in country of destination

Indicator number


Target name

Facilitate orderly, safe, regular and responsible migration and mobility of people, including through the implementation of planned and well-managed migration policies

Target number


UN designated tier


UN custodian agency

ILO,World Bank

Link to UN metadata United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata (pdf 564kB) opens in a new window
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