Field Detail
Code MDG-8.3
MDG code MDG-8.3
Name ODA that is untied (%)
Definition Official development assistance (ODA) comprises grants or loans to developing countries and territories on the OECD Development Assistance Committee list of aid recipients that are undertaken by the official sector with promotion of economic development and welfare as the main objective and at concessional financial terms. Technical cooperation is included. Grants, loans and credits for military purposes are excluded. Also excluded are aid to more advanced developing and transition countries as determined by the DAC.
Calculation/Formula Untied Official Development Assistance / Total ODA x 100
Unit of Measure %
Assumptions www.oecd.org/dac/stats/idsonline
Preferred Data Sources OECD/DAC Secretariat
Primary Data Collection System Survey - International Agency / Global Monitoring
Frequency of Data Collection Annual
SPC Responsibility - Data Management SDP
SPC Programme SDP
Numerator Untied Official Development Assistance
Denominator Total ODA
Factor x 100
Unit %
Other Metadata Link http://mdgs.un.org/unsd/mdg/Metadata.aspx