President (2020 – 2025)
Luis Lacalle Pou
Overall Average Statistical Capacity Score (scale 0 - 100)
Percentage of the population employed (% of total employment)
Life expectancy at birth total (years)
Homicides rate (per 100,000 people)
GDP (current US$)
Human development index
Poverty incidence rate (% of population)
Female gender development index
CO2 emissions (metric tons per capita)
Fuente: Banco Mundial
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.
National Development Plan
Estrategia de Desarrollo 2050
Cepei analyzes the alignment level between the country’s current National Development Plan and the 2030 Agenda.
National Development Plan (NDP)
Cepei’s analysis of the NDP
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
Oficina de Planeamiento y presupuesto, Agencia Uruguaya de Cooperación, Instituto Nacional de Estadística
Institution’s creation standard
Institutions in charge of SDG implementation
Functions of SDG institutionality
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
Find information on the status of Latin American and Caribbean countries with respect to the main environmental and human rights treaties. Remember that a ratified treaty imposes enforceable obligations.