Detail of outcome
The indicators are intended to provide an overview of national progress on key issues that are important economically, socially and environmentally in the long term and will be published on 18 July 2013.
This consultation ran from 24 July 2012 12:00am to
15 October 2012 11:45pm
An opportunity to comment on a new set of sustainable development indicators.
Sustainable Development Indicators are used to measure national progress on key economic, social and environmental issues over time. They are intended to complement the National Wellbeing Measures published by the Office for National Statistics.
They are widely used outside of government by academics, non-governmental organisations and businesses.
This consultation provided the opportunity to comment on the choice and coverage of a new set of indicators.
You can also read about the proposals at: http://sd.defra.gov.uk/new-sd-indicators/.