Indicator 15.3.1

Indicator 15.3.1

Proportion of land that is degraded over total land area, (%)

Land degradation is defined as the reduction or loss of the biological or economic productivity and complexity of rain fed cropland, irrigated cropland, or range, pasture, forest and woodlands resulting from a combination of pressures, including land use and management practices.

INDICATOR 15.3.1
Proportion of land that is degraded over total land area. Land degradation is defined as the reduction or loss of the biological or economic productivity and complexity of rain fed cropland, irrigated cropland, or range, pasture, forest and woodlands resulting from a combination of pressures, including land use and management practices.
TARGET 15.3
By 2030, combat desertification, restore degraded land and soil, including land affected by desertification, drought and floods, and strive to achieve a land degradation-neutral world
GOAL 15
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
See United Nations Global SDG Database

Indicator 15.3.1

Indicator 15.3.1

Proportion of land that is degraded over total land area, (%)

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INDICATOR 15.3.1
Proportion of land that is degraded over total land area. Land degradation is defined as the reduction or loss of the biological or economic productivity and complexity of rain fed cropland, irrigated cropland, or range, pasture, forest and woodlands resulting from a combination of pressures, including land use and management practices.
TARGET 15.3
By 2030, combat desertification, restore degraded land and soil, including land affected by desertification, drought and floods, and strive to achieve a land degradation-neutral world
GOAL 15
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
See United Nations Global SDG Database

Indicator 15.3.1

Indicator 15.3.1

Proportion of land that is degraded over total land area, (%)

INDICATOR 15.3.1
Proportion of land that is degraded over total land area. Land degradation is defined as the reduction or loss of the biological or economic productivity and complexity of rain fed cropland, irrigated cropland, or range, pasture, forest and woodlands resulting from a combination of pressures, including land use and management practices.
TARGET 15.3
By 2030, combat desertification, restore degraded land and soil, including land affected by desertification, drought and floods, and strive to achieve a land degradation-neutral world
GOAL 15
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
See United Nations Global SDG Database

Indicator 15.3.1

Indicator 15.3.1

Proportion of land that is degraded over total land area, (%)

Country 2015
Albania 8.0
Armenia 2.0
Belarus 1.0
Belgium 11.0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.0
Cyprus 19.0
Czechia 6.0
Finland 1.0
France 12.0
Georgia 6.0
Greece 16.0
Hungary 13.0
Italy 13.0
Kazakhstan 36.0
Kyrgyzstan 24.0
Latvia 13.0
Lithuania 3.0
Luxembourg 4.0
Montenegro 6.0
Poland 5.0
Portugal 32.0
Republic of Moldova 29.0
Romania 2.0
Russian Federation 6.0
Serbia 6.0
Slovakia 4.0
Slovenia 5.0
Spain 18.0
Tajikistan 97.0
Turkey 9.0
Turkmenistan 22.0
Ukraine 25.0
Uzbekistan 29.0
Country 2015
Albania 8.0
Armenia 2.0
Belarus 1.0
Belgium 11.0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.0
Cyprus 19.0
Czechia 6.0
Finland 1.0
France 12.0
Georgia 6.0
Greece 16.0
Hungary 13.0
Italy 13.0
Kazakhstan 36.0
Kyrgyzstan 24.0
Latvia 13.0
Lithuania 3.0
Luxembourg 4.0
Montenegro 6.0
Poland 5.0
Portugal 32.0
Republic of Moldova 29.0
Romania 2.0
Russian Federation 6.0
Serbia 6.0
Slovakia 4.0
Slovenia 5.0
Spain 18.0
Tajikistan 97.0
Turkey 9.0
Turkmenistan 22.0
Ukraine 25.0
Uzbekistan 29.0
INDICATOR 15.3.1
Proportion of land that is degraded over total land area. Land degradation is defined as the reduction or loss of the biological or economic productivity and complexity of rain fed cropland, irrigated cropland, or range, pasture, forest and woodlands resulting from a combination of pressures, including land use and management practices.
TARGET 15.3
By 2030, combat desertification, restore degraded land and soil, including land affected by desertification, drought and floods, and strive to achieve a land degradation-neutral world
GOAL 15
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
See United Nations Global SDG Database

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