Material footprint (MF) and MF/capita

This indicator is proposed as an indicator for Sustainable Development Target 12.2 By 2030, achieve the sustainable management and efficient use of natural resources

Value Range


For MF doable for the last two decades based on material extraction satellite accounts and standard MRIOs such as EXIOBASE, EORA or GTAP-WDIO; for DMI: reliable data available from UNEP and Eurostat for the last four decades

UNEP/OECD. The OECD's Input/output tables could be used to compute this; see

Linkages: 8.4, 12.5

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