Indicators 1-28 of 28 indicators that match your search criteria:
 
Rank
Indicator
9
Water use per capita
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Public Works Departments, Cities of Olympia, Lacey and Tumwater
 
City of Richmond
Greater Vancouver Water District
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
City of Toronto, Department of Public Works and the Environment
 
Keywords: consumption, resource use, water
 
 
9
Water level in aquifer wells
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: aquifer, environment, groundwater, resource consumption, resource use, resources, water, wells
 
 
9
Residential water consumption
 
Comment: Does not include: unknown percentage of population relying on private wells; approximately 20% of county population served by other water systems. Does not reflect summer /winter consumption variation or increase due to increased population.
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
Seattle Water Department
 
Keywords: residential, resource use, water
 
 
9
Commerical water consumption
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
Municipality of Metropolitan Toronto, Works Department
 
Keywords: commercial, resource use, water
 
 
9
Gallons of water used daily per person
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: consumption, resource use, resources, water
 
 
9
Total water consumption
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Region of Hamilton-Wentworth, Finance Department, Utility Billing Section
 
Minnesota Planning
MN Department of Natural Resources; US Geological Survey
 
Keywords: resource use, water
 
 
9
Water consumption versus total annual precipitation
 
Used by:
City of Richmond
Data source:
Greater Vancouver Water District
 
Keywords: availability, natural resources, resource use, water
 
 
8
Solid waste generation
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection
 
Fife Regional Council
Scottish Abstracts of Statistics, District Councils (Environmental Health Departments)
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Minnesota Planning
MN Pollution Control Agency; Office of Waste Management
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Pierce County
Pierce County Public Works and Utilities; WA Office of Financial Management; Puget Sound Regional Council
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Thurston County Public Works Department
 
Sustainable Seattle
King County SW Division, Seattle SW Utility
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Municipality of Metropolitan Toronto, Works Department
 
Willapa Alliance
WA Department of Ecology
 
Keywords: consumption, landfill, resource use, solid waste, waste, yard waste
 
 
8
Average annual residential electricity consumption
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Hydro Commissions in Hamilton, Stoney Creek, Dundas, Ancaster and Flamborough
 
Keywords: consumption, electricity, energy, resource consumption, resource use
 
 
8
Total energy consumption
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Energy
 
Fife Regional Council
Scottish Environmental Statistics, 1993
 
Minnesota Planning
MN Department of Public Services; MN Planning, Office of the State Demographics
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
City of Toronto, Department of Public Works and the Environment
 
Keywords: energy, resource consumption, resource use
 
 
8
Percent of harvested forest successfully restocked
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection
 
Keywords: economy, ecosystem, environment, forest, habitat, natural resources, renewable, resource consumption, resource use, resources, trees
 
 
8
Fish species with consumption restricted
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
Ontario Ministry of the Environment 'Guide to Eating Ontario Sport Fish'
 
Keywords: consumption, environment, fish, food, population, protection, resource consumption, species
 
 
8
Space used at landfill sites annually
 
Comment: Not a per capita measurement.
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Region of Hamilton-Wentworth, Environment Department, Waste Management Division
 
Keywords: consumption, landfill, resource use, solid waste, waste
 
 
8
Electricity consumption from nonrenewables
 
Comment: Does not show effect of increased population on energy consumption.
 
Used by:
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Data source:
Puget Power
 
Keywords: electricity, energy, energy use, resource consumption, resource use
 
 
8
Materials consumption per capita
 
Used by:
Interagency Working Group on Sustainable Development Indicators (IWGSDI)
Data source:
Minerals Information Team, US Geological Survey, US Department of Interior
 
Keywords: consumption, materials, resource use
 
 
8
Overfished fisheries compared to fisheries not overfished
 
Used by:
Interagency Working Group on Sustainable Development Indicators (IWGSDI)
Data source:
National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanographic & Atmospheric Administration
 
Keywords: economy, environment, fish, food, resource consumption, resources
 
 
8
The growth rate of timber compared to the rate of harvest
 
Used by:
Interagency Working Group on Sustainable Development Indicators (IWGSDI)
Data source:
Forest Service, US Department of Agriculture
 
Keywords: renewable, resource consumption, resource use
 
 
7
Gasoline consumption per capita
 
Comment: Does not show effect of increased population on total gasoline consumption.
 
Used by:
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: automobile, car, energy, gasoline, natural resources, resource consumption, resource use, transportation
 
 
7
Commerical energy consumption per year
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
To be established
 
Keywords: energy, energy use, resource consumption, resource use
 
 
7
Electricity consumption
 
Used by:
Willapa Alliance
Data source:
Public Utility District Number 2 of Pacific County
 
Keywords: electricity, energy, resource use
 
 
7
Percent of people who say they have enough
 
Used by:
Sustainability Institute - Balaton Group
Data source:
Proposed
 
Keywords: connectedness, consumption, society
 
 
7
Fuel consumption
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
WA State Department of Transportation
 
Keywords: energy, fuel, resource use
 
 
7
Per capita consumption of fossil fuel by motor vehicle transport
 
Used by:
United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development
Data source:
proposed
 
Keywords: automobile, car, energy, fossil fuel, resource use, vehicle
 
 
6
Acres of closed shellfish beds
 
Used by:
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: consumption, economy, environment, fish, food, population, resources, shellfish, water, water quality
 
 
6
Consumption of pesticides
 
Used by:
City of Santa Monica
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: hazardous material, pesticides, resource use
 
 
3
Retail sales per capita
 
Comment: Changed calculation method in 1989 to exclude sales and other taxes and carrying/credit charges.
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
Sales and Marketing Management, 'Survey of Buying Power'; SC State Data Center
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Keywords: business, consumption, economic security, economy, income, landfill, retail, sales, solid waste
 
 
3
Values of key natural resources
 
Used by:
Willapa Alliance
Data source:
WA DOA, Department of Natural Resources, Department of Revenue, and Department of Fish and Wildlife, Dean Runyan and Associates
 
Keywords: economy, natural resources, resource consumption, resource use, resources
 
 
1
Retail sales as a percent of personal income
 
Used by:
Pierce County
Data source:
Department of Labor, Bureau of Economic Analysis; WA Department of Revenue
 
Keywords: business, consumption, economic security, economy, income, retail, sales