Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

Indicator 12.5.1: National recycling rate, tons of material recycled

National recycling rate, tons of material recycled

This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from Armenia statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Armenian statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Armenian-specific metadata information.

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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

National recycling rate, tons of material recycled

Indicator number

12.5.1

Target name

By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse

Target number

12.5

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

3

UN custodian agency

United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), UN Environment (UNEP)

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