This indicator is currently classified as Tier II. The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat).
Unit of measure: For the two components used to compute of this indicator, land consumption rate (%) and population growth rate (%). The resulting indicator is measured as a ratio of these two percentages making it unitless.
UN-Habitat is the United Nations programme working towards a better urban future.
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment.
UNEP work encompasses: