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Proportion of population satisfied with their last experience of public services

This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from US statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from US statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other US-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 Proportion of population satisfied with their last experience of public services
Target name Develop effective, accountable and transparent institutions at all levels.
Global indicator description The indicator is calculated as the number of respondents replying that they were satisfied or very satisfied with their last experience of accessing a public service divided by the total number of respondents. The data may be weighted to reflect the general population.
UN designated tier 3
UN custodial agency UNDP
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