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Former Spanish colonies Compared by Environment > Wildness

DEFINITION: Percent of land area having very low anthropogenic impact
Units: Percent of Land Area
Units: Global grids for population (GPW), land use (USGS AVHRR based classification from EROS data center), VMAP roads, VMAP railways, VMAP coastlines, VMAP major rivers and the stable lights data were all scored for "wildness". The scores were aggregated and normalized.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Bolivia 60.93% 1990
2 Venezuela 50.77% 1990
3 Colombia 48.26% 1990
4 Peru 45.56% 1990
5 Paraguay 44.12% 1990
6 Chile 40.46% 1990
7 Argentina 35.99% 1990
8 Ecuador 24.93% 1990
9 Mexico 17.65% 1990
10 Guatemala 15.1% 1990
11 Panama 14.83% 1990
12 Nicaragua 12.9% 1990
13 Honduras 10.65% 1990
14 Uruguay 2.39% 1990
15 Cuba 0.91% 1990
16 Philippines 0.52% 1990
17 Costa Rica 0.02% 1990
18 El Salvador 0.0 1990

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Wildness. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Wild Areas Project (WAP), joint Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and CIESIN project to map the lastwild places on the earth's surface. via ciesin.org. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-Spanish-colonies/Environment/Wildness

Former Spanish colonies Compared by Environment > Wildness

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