Targets and indicators

Target 8.1

Sustain per capita economic growth in accordance with local circumstances and, in particular, at least 7 per cent gross domestic product growth per annum in the least developed countries

Indicator 8.1.1

Real annual per-capita GDP growth rate Indicator status Reported online

Target 8.2

Achieve higher levels of economic productivity through diversification, technological upgrading and innovation, including through a focus on high-value added and labour-intensive sectors

Indicator 8.2.1

Index value of GDP growth per employed person Indicator status Reported online

Indicator 8.2.2

Diversification index for the productive sectors Indicator status Reported online

Target 8.3

Promote development-oriented policies that support productive activities, decent job creation, entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation, and encourage the formalization and growth of micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises, including through access to financial services

Indicator 8.3.1

Total Entrepreneurial Activity rate over the total 18-64 population Indicator status Reported online

Target 8.4

Improve progressively, through 2030, global resource efficiency in consumption and production and endeavour to decouple economic growth from environmental degradation, in accordance with the 10‐Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production, with developed countries taking the lead

Indicator 8.4.1

GDP of the social economy over total GDP Indicator status Exploring data sources

Indicator 8.4.2

Greenhouse gas emissions generated by the commerce sector Indicator status Reported online

Indicator 8.4.3

Kg of industrial waste generated per €1,000 of GVA in industry Indicator status Reported online

Target 8.5

By 2030, achieve full and productive employment and decent work for all women and men, including for young people and persons with disabilities, and equal pay for work of equal value

Indicator 8.5.1

Number of people registered as unemployed Indicator status Reported online

Indicator 8.5.2

Proportion of workers at risk of poverty Indicator status Reported online

Indicator 8.5.3

Gender pay gap Indicator status Reported online

Target 8.6

By 2020, substantially reduce the proportion of youth not in employment, education or training

Indicator 8.6.1

Differential between youth unemployment rate and average unemployment rate Indicator status Reported online

Target 8.7

Take immediate and effective measures to eradicate forced labour, end modern slavery and human trafficking and secure the prohibition and elimination of the worst forms of child labour, including recruitment and use of child soldiers, and by 2025 end child labour in all its forms

Indicator 8.7.1

Proportion and number of children aged 5–17 years engaged in child labour, by sex and age Indicator status Reported online
  • Integrated

Target 8.8

Protect labour rights and promote safe and secure working environments for all workers, including migrant workers, in particular women migrants, and those in precarious employment

Indicator 8.8.2

Number of illnesses associated with salaried work per 100,000 inhabitants Indicator status Reported online

Indicator 8.8.3

Proportion of workers with temporary contracts over total number of workers Indicator status Reported online

Target 8.9

By 2030, devise and implement policies to promote sustainable tourism that creates jobs and promotes local culture and products