Protected Area

This visualization shows the proportion of the country’s land and marine area that is covered by protected areas according to the World Database on Protected Areas. Also shown are the regional and global averages, as well as the Aichi target for protected area coverage of land and marine areas. No marine data are displayed for landlocked countries.

Data source: UNEP-WCMC in collaboration with IUCN

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This visualization shows an overview of the diversity of selected vertebrate groups in the country in relation to global diversity, and the relative proportion of species occurring in the country that are threatened with rangewide extinction, endemic (i.e., occur as a native in no other country) or endemic and threatened with extinction.

Data source: IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

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TrendsThe graphs in this section show important socioeconomic trends that provide a context for conservation in a country.