EL SALVADOR

President (2019 – 2024)
Nayib Bukele

Population total

6,486,201.00

Percentage of the population employed (% of total employment)

52.00

Life expectancy at birth total (years)

73.32

CO2 emissions (metric tons per capita)

1.06

GDP (current US$)

24,638,720,000.00

Female gender development index

0.57

Human development index

0.55

Homicides rate (per 100,000 people)

52.02

Poverty incidence rate (% of population)

26.20

Overall Average Statistical Capacity Score (scale 0 - 100)

82.22

Fuente: Banco Mundial

Source: Worldbank

Classification

According to the UN, the Latin America and the Caribbean region is classified into four subregions: Caribbean, Central America, South America, and Northern America. The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have classified countries’ economies according to income level: high, upper-middle, lower-middle, low.

Geographical subregion

Central America

Income level

Lower-middle

National Development Plan

Cepei analyzes the alignment level between the country’s current National Development Plan and the 2030 Agenda.

It does not have a National Development Plan

Cepei’s analysis of the NDP

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SDG institutionality

Learn about the institutions responsible for implementing the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the country.

Institution in charge of SDG implementation

Consejo Nacional de Desarrollo Sostenible

Implementation entity

Presidencia de la República

Adoption year

1997

Institution’s creation standard

Presidential Decree 29

Institutions in charge of SDG implementation

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Functions of SDG institutionality

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SDG Tracker

We simplify the complex. Cepei promotes transparency and access to information on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals in Latin American and Caribbean countries. This tracker provides information on the positions adopted by the region’s governments on the 17 SDGs.

SDG report hub

Find voluntary national reports, voluntary local reports, parallel reports by civil society, and Cepei’s analysis on the progress of the 2030 Agenda in Latin America and the Caribbean.

International treaties in Latin America and the Caribbean

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