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

Energy intensity measured in terms of primary energy and GDP

Indicator number


Target name

By 2030, double the global rate of improvement in energy efficiency

Target number


UN designated tier


UN custodian agency

International Energy Agency (IEA) United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) United Nations’ inter-agency mechanism on energy (UN Energy) and the SE4ALL Global Tracking Framework Consortium

Link to UN metadata United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata (PDF 192 KB) opens in a new window
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