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

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

Indicator number


Target name

Support developing countries to strengthen their scientific and technological capacity to move towards more sustainable patterns of consumption and production

Target number


UN designated tier


UN custodian agency

Under discussion among agencies (OECD, UNEP,UNESCO-UIS,World Bank)

Link to UN metadata United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata (pdf 782kB) opens in a new window
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