This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from Australia statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Australian statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Australian-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 16.a.1: Existence of independent national human rights institutions in compliance with the Paris Principles


Target 16.a: Strengthen relevant national institutions, including through international cooperation, for building capacity at all levels, in particular in developing countries, to prevent violence and combat terrorism and crime

Metadata update


International organisations(s) responsible for global monitoring

United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

Related indicators

10.3: Progress towards sustainable forest management

16.b: Progress towards sustainable forest management

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