Field Detail
Theme Human Development
Code HD-CUL-2.4
Sub-theme Culture
Name Proportion of population with access to customary lands
Definition Access to customary lands to use freely without paying useage rights
Calculation/Formula Population with access to customary lands / Total population x 100
Unit of Measure %
Assumptions That this practice is considered in culture policies and are viewed as important for sustainable development
Limitations Poor definition of culture purposes may cause data collection problems or poor identification of land allocations
Intended Direction of change Increase
Purpose/Rationale Measures cultural vitality of community/nation
Policy Linkages National cultural policies and tourism promotion policies
Preferred Data Sources Well-being Survey
Alternative_Data Sources Household surveys
Census - HIES - DHS tag Ag Census
Primary Data Collection System Survey - National Statistics Office
Frequency of Data Collection 5 years
Other agencies countries_ must report to: UNESCO
SPC Responsibility - Data Management SDP
Means of Verification (outside NSO system) National cultural agencies
SPC Programme HDP
Numerator Population with access to customary lands
Denominator Total population
Factor x 100
Unit %