Indicators 1-30 of 35 indicators that match your search criteria:
 
Rank
Indicator
10
Open land lost to development in square km
 
Used by:
Fife Regional Council
Data source:
Ordnance Survey 1:50,000 Series, Scottish Natural Heritage, MLURI
 
Keywords: biodiversity, development, environment, land, land use, open space, sprawl
 
 
10
Total area in significant land-use categories
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Various provincial government departments involved in land management
 
Keywords: biodiversity, environment, farm land, forest, land use, wetlands, wilderness
 
 
10
Rate of change of wilderness area
 
Used by:
Sustainability Institute - Balaton Group
Data source:
Proposed
 
Keywords: biodiversity, ecosystem, environment, habitat, land use, wilderness, wildlife
 
 
10
Number of acres of major terrestrial ecosystems
 
Used by:
Interagency Working Group on Sustainable Development Indicators (IWGSDI)
Data source:
Biological Research Division, US Geological Survey, US Department of Interior
 
Keywords: biodiversity, ecosystem, environment, habitat, land use
 
 
8
Percent of significant natural areas protected
 
Comment: This assumes that the stewardship agreement will be honored.
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Hamilton Harbour Watershed Stewardship Project, 95-95 Report
 
Keywords: biodiversity, conservation, ecosystem, environment, habitat, land use, open space, protection, wetlands
 
 
8
Biodiversity - amphibian
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
Puget Sound Wetlands and Stormwater Research Program
 
Keywords: biodiversity, diversity, environment, habitat, land use, species, surface water
 
 
8
Biodiversity - plant
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
Puget Sound Wetlands and Stormwater Research Program
 
Keywords: biodiversity, diversity, environment, habitat, land use, plant, species, vegetation
 
 
7
Song bird diversity or population
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
US Fish and Wildlife Service, MN Ornithological Union, MN Department of Natural Resources
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Black Hills Audubon Society
 
Keywords: biodiversity, bird, diversity, ecosystem, environment, habitat, open space, population, trees
 
 
7
Number of species at risk
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection; COSEWIC
 
Minnesota Planning
MN Department of Natural Resources
 
Keywords: biodiversity, diversity, ecosystem, environment, extinction, species
 
 
7
Racial and ethnic representation in Legislature
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
Minnesota Planning
 
Keywords: diversity, equity, ethnic, ethnicity, government, politics, race, racism
 
 
7
Racial/gender diversity of city council members
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: community, diversity, equity, gender, government, politics, race, racism
 
 
7
Women who are legislators or officers
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
MN Planning
 
Keywords: discrimination, diversity, equity, gender, government, politics, women
 
 
7
Land parcels greater than 80 acres, and greater than 160 acres
 
Used by:
Missoula City-County Health Department
Data source:
Missoula County Surveyors' Office
 
Keywords: biodiversity, development, ecosystem, environment, habitat, land use, zoning
 
 
7
Average income of the bottom and top 20 percent
 
Used by:
President's Council on Sustainable Development
Data source:
World Resources Institute
 
Keywords: disparity, distribution, diversity, economy, equity, income, jobs, salary, wages
 
 
6
Unemployment rate by ethnicity
 
Comment: Unemployment numbers include only people who are actively seeking employment. Does not take into account those who have stopped looking or those who are underemployed.
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Employment Security Comm., Labor Market Information Division
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Keywords: diversity, economy, employment, equity, ethnic, ethnicity, jobs, labor, minority, race, unemployment
 
 
6
Discrimination in the workplace
 
Comment: Data for 1983-4 may include informal complaints. Some complaints in 1985-7 may not have been received because JEOC office moved several times.
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Maine Development Foundation
Annual Statewide Surveys of Maine Citizens
 
Keywords: disabilities, discrimination, diversity, economy, employment, equity, gender, race
 
 
6
Proportion of species approaching target population size
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection
 
Keywords: biodiversity, diversity, environment, population, species
 
 
6
Occupational distribution of women and minorities
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Department of Labor; Equal Employment Opportunity File; US Census
 
Keywords: discrimination, diversity, economy, employment, equity, gender, jobs, labor, minority, race, underemployment, women
 
 
6
Number of commercial crop varieties
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development; Alberta Department of Environmental Protection
 
Keywords: agriculture, crops, diversity, economic security, economy, farm, food
 
 
6
Index of land naturalness
 
Used by:
British Columbia - Commission on Resources and Environment
Data source:
Ministry of Forests, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food
 
Keywords: biodiversity, development, environment, impervious surfaces, land use, natural
 
 
6
Acres of environmentally sensitive areas
 
Used by:
City of Richmond
Data source:
City of Richmond ESA database
 
Keywords: biodiversity, environment, land use
 
 
6
Acres of occupied grizzly habitat
 
Used by:
Missoula City-County Health Department
Data source:
US Fish and Wildlife Service
 
Keywords: biodiversity, diversity, environment, forest, habitat, land use, open space
 
 
6
Tailed frog population
 
Used by:
Missoula City-County Health Department
Data source:
USDA Forest Service, Lolo National Forest
 
Keywords: biodiversity, environment, frogs, pollution, streams, water, water pollution, water quality
 
 
5
Manufacturing wage and salary jobs as a percent of total jobs
 
Used by:
Pierce County
Data source:
WA Employment Security Department, Labor Market and Economic Analysis Branch
 
Keywords: diversity, economy, employment, jobs, manufacturing
 
 
5
Manufacturing wage and salary earnings as a percent of total income
 
Used by:
Pierce County
Data source:
Department of Labor, Bureau of Economic Analysis; WA Employment Security Department
 
Keywords: diversity, economy, income, manufacturing, salary, wages
 
 
5
Employment by sector
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
Municipality of Metropolitan Toronto, Planning Department
 
Willapa Alliance
WA Employment Security
 
Keywords: diversity, economic security, economy, employment, jobs
 
 
5
Employment by top five employers
 
Used by:
Pierce County
Data source:
WA Employment Security Department, Labor Market and Economic Analysis Branch
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Unspecified
 
Sustainable Seattle
Economic Development Council of Seattle/King County, Seattle City Lights
 
Keywords: diversity, economic security, economy, employment, jobs
 
 
5
Ethnic diversity of teaching staff
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
Seattle Public School District's Annual Reports
 
Keywords: discrimination, diversity, education, ethnic, race, schools, teacher
 
 
5
Stream miles opened for migratory fish
 
Used by:
United States EPA Region 3 - Chesapeake Bay Program Office
Data source:
MD Department of Natural Resources
 
Keywords: biodiversity, diversity, environment, fish, migration, streams, surface water
 
 
4
Discrimination complaints filed
 
Comment: Official reporting system probably does not adequately reflect the true level of discrimination.
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
To be determined
 
Keywords: discrimination, diversity, equity, gender, race, society