Goal 11 - Sustainable cities and communities

Goal 11 - Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
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11.1 By 2030, ensure access for all to adequate, safe and affordable housing and basic services and upgrade slums 11.1.1 Proportion of urban population living in inadequate housingTable note 1 Percentage 2016 12.7 2011 12.5 Statistics Canada Core housing need, 2016 Census Data Visualization (Statistics Canada) - Census Program Data Viewer, 2016 Census
11.2 By 2030, provide access to safe, affordable, accessible and sustainable transport systems for all, improving road safety, notably by expanding public transport, with special attention to the needs of those in vulnerable situations, women, children, persons with disabilities and older persons 11.2.1 Proportion of population that has convenient access to public transport, by sex, age and persons with disabilities Exploring data sources
11.3 By 2030, enhance inclusive and sustainable urbanization and capacity for participatory, integrated and sustainable human settlement planning and management in all countries 11.3.1 Ratio of land consumption rate to population growth rate Percentage 2001-2011 0.47   1.36 Statistics CanadaTable note 2 Human Activity and the Environment, The changing landscape of Canadian metropolitan areas Maps (Statistics Canada) - Built up area by CMA
Chart (Statistics Canada) - Efficiency of land use by CMA, 2001-2011
11.3.2 Proportion of cities with a direct participation structure of civil society in urban planning and management that operate regularly and democratically Indicator under development
11.4 Strengthen efforts to protect and safeguard the world's cultural and natural heritage 11.4.1 Total expenditure (public and private) per capita spent on the preservation, protection and conservation of all cultural and natural heritage, by type of heritage (cultural, natural, mixed and World Heritage Centre designation), level of government (national, regional and local/municipal), type of expenditure (operating expenditure/investment) and type of private funding (donations in kind, private non-profit sector and sponsorship) Indicator under development
11.5 By 2030, significantly reduce the number of deaths and the number of people affected and substantially decrease the direct economic losses relative to global gross domestic product caused by disasters, including water-related disasters, with a focus on protecting the poor and people in vulnerable situations 11.5.1 Number of deaths, missing persons and directly affected persons attributed to disasters per 100,000 population 3 sub-indicators              
11.5.1.a Number of deaths attributed to disasters per 100,000 population
Rate (per 100,000), annual 2005-2015 0.0085 ... ... Public Safety Canada The Canadian Disaster Database  
11.5.1.b Number of injured persons attributed to disasters per 100,000 populationTable note 3
Rate (per 100,000), annual 2005-2015 0.016 ... ... Public Safety Canada The Canadian Disaster Database  
11.5.1.c Number of evacuated persons attributed to disasters per 100,000 populationTable note 4
Rate (per 100,000), annual 2005-2015 44 ... ... Public Safety Canada The Canadian Disaster Database  
11.5.2 Direct economic loss in relation to global GDP, damage to critical infrastructure and number of disruptions to basic services, attributed to disasters Canadian dollars (CAN$) 2005-2014 $410 million 1970-1994 $54 million Public Safety Canada Disaster Financial Assistance Arrangements  
11.6 By 2030, reduce the adverse per capita environmental impact of cities, including by paying special attention to air quality and municipal and other waste management 11.6.1.PR Total amount of waste sent to disposal via the waste management industryTable note 5 Tonnes 2014 25,103,034 2012 24,681,474 Statistics Canada Table 153-0041  
11.6.2 Annual mean levels of fine particulate matter (e.g. PM2.5 and PM10) in cities (population weighted) micrograms per cubic meter 2014 7.7 2013 7.4 Environment and Climate Change CanadaTable note 6 Ambient levels of fine particulate matter  
11.7 By 2030, provide universal access to safe, inclusive and accessible, green and public spaces, in particular for women and children, older persons and persons with disabilities 11.7.1 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 Indicator under development
11.7.2 Proportion of persons victim of physical or sexual harassment, by sex, age, disability status and place of occurrence, in the previous 12 months Indicator under development
11.a Support positive economic, social and environmental links between urban, peri-urban and rural areas by strengthening national and regional development planning 11.a.1 Proportion of population living in cities that implement urban and regional development plans integrating population projections and resource needs, by size of city Indicator under development
11.b By 2020, substantially increase the number of cities and human settlements adopting and implementing integrated policies and plans towards inclusion, resource efficiency, mitigation and adaptation to climate change, resilience to disasters, and develop and implement, in line with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030, holistic disaster risk management at all levels 11.b.1.PR Has Canada adopted and implemented a national disaster risk reduction strategies in line with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030Table note 7 Yes/No 2018 No ... ... Public Safety Canada    
11.b.2 Proportion of local governments that adopt and implement local disaster risk reduction strategies in line with national disaster risk reduction strategies Exploring data sources
11.c Support least developed countries, including through financial and technical assistance, in building sustainable and resilient buildings utilizing local materials 11.c.1 Proportion of financial support to the least developed countries that is allocated to the construction and retrofitting of sustainable, resilient and resource-efficient buildings utilizing local materials Indicator under development
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