Saturday, May 8 2021
SDG11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

SDG11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

  Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.


Local Indicator


Waste Water Diversion (SDG6)

Proportion of Waste Water safely treated

Core Housing Need

Percentage of households in core housing need

Voter turnout (SDG16)

Percentage of the eligible population who voted: Municipal, Provincial, Federal

GHG emissions (SDG13)

Total amount of GHG emissions per capita and by source

Housing Affordability

Proportion of households who are spending more than 30% of income on housing (rent/mortgage, utilities, insurance, property tax) by Renters vs owners, family status, and number of children

Rental vacancy

Rental Vacancy Rate

Price of Rent

Average rental price for 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments

House Price

Average house prices

Mode share

percentage of urban trips by mode (car driver, car passenger, public transit, biking and walking)

Sidewalk coverage

Percentage of street with sidewalks

Active transportation budget

Budget for walking and cycling per capita and per km2

Bike lanes

Ratio of separated bike lanes by total roads

Access to public transit

Percentage of jobs and households within 400m of the Primary Transit Network (by sex, age, persons with disabilities)


Ratio of land consumption rate to population growth rate

Community engagement

Number of votes in Neighbourgood decision making ideas

Community decision-making

Number of Advisory Councils proposals that were accepted and implemented

Open Space

Average share of the built-up area of cities that is open space for public use for all, by sex, age and persons with disabilities

Culture and heritage

Percentage of municipal budget spent on culture and heritage

See the list with original global indicators.