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Environment > Endangered species > Higher plant species > Number: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Higher plants are native vascular plant species. Threatened species are the number of species classified by the IUCN as endangered, vulnerable, rare, indeterminate, out of danger, or insufficiently known.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Ecuador 1,839 2008
2 Malaysia 686 2008
3 China 446 2008
4 Indonesia 386 2008
5 Brazil 382 2008
6 Cameroon 355 2008
7 Madagascar 281 2008
8 Sri Lanka 280 2008
9 Peru 275 2008
10 Mexico 261 2008
11 India 246 2008
12 United States 244 2008
13 Tanzania 240 2008
14 Colombia 223 2008
15 New Caledonia 218 2008
16 Philippines 216 2008
17 Jamaica 209 2008
18 Panama 194 2008
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 193.4 2008
19 Nigeria 171 2008
20 Cuba 163 2008
21 Vietnam 147 2008
22 Papua New Guinea 142 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 138.12 2008
Religious countries average (profile) 126.29 2008
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 120.31 2008
23 Ghana 117 2008
Catholic countries average (profile) 111.51 2008
24 Costa Rica 111 2008
25 Honduras 110 2008
26 Gabon 108 2008
27 Cote d'Ivoire 105 2008
28 Kenya 103 2008
29 Brunei 99 2008
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 97.77 2008
Hot countries average (profile) 88.3 2008
30 Mauritius 88 2008
31 Thailand 86 2008
32 Guatemala 83 2008
33 South Africa 74 2008
34 Bolivia 71 2008
35 Venezuela 69 2008
Christian countries average (profile) 66.8 2008
36 Fiji 66 2008
37 Democratic Republic of the Congo 65 2008
38 Equatorial Guinea 63 2008
Former British colonies average (profile) 59.92 2008
Non-religious countries average (profile) 57 2008
39 Australia 55 2008
40 Singapore 54 2008
South Asia average (profile) 53.8 2008
41 Puerto Rico 53 2008
42 Spain 49 2008
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 48.7 2008
Former French colonies average (profile) 48.4 2008
South and Central Asia average (profile) 47.54 2008
=43 Sierra Leone 47 2008
=43 French Polynesia 47 2008
=45 Liberia 46 2008
=45 Mozambique 46 2008
47 Seychelles 45 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 44.43 2008
48 Argentina 44 2008
49 Chile 40 2008
50 Nicaragua 39 2008
=51 Uganda 38 2008
=51 Burma 38 2008
Muslim countries average (profile) 36.53 2008
=53 Congo, Republic of the 35 2008
=53 Sao Tome and Principe 35 2008
failed states average (profile) 33.43 2008
55 Cambodia 31 2008
=56 Dominican Republic 30 2008
=56 Belize 30 2008
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 29.2 2008
58 Haiti 29 2008
OPEC countries average (profile) 27.3 2008
=59 El Salvador 26 2008
=59 Suriname 26 2008
=59 Angola 26 2008
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 24.55 2008
62 Namibia 24 2008
=63 Ethiopia 22 2008
=63 Guinea 22 2008
=63 Guyana 22 2008
Cold countries average (profile) 21.97 2008
=66 New Zealand 21 2008
=66 Laos 21 2008
68 Italy 19 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 17.7 2008
=69 Sudan 17 2008
=69 Zimbabwe 17 2008
=69 Somalia 17 2008
=72 Portugal 16 2008
=72 Solomon Islands 16 2008
=72 Kazakhstan 16 2008
=75 Central African Republic 15 2008
=75 Uzbekistan 15 2008
=77 Tajikistan 14 2008
=77 Malawi 14 2008
=77 United Kingdom 14 2008
=77 Benin 14 2008
=77 Kyrgyzstan 14 2008
=82 Bangladesh 12 2008
=82 Japan 12 2008
=82 Germany 12 2008
=85 Swaziland 11 2008
=85 Dominica 11 2008
=85 Virgin Islands 11 2008
=85 Greece 11 2008
=89 Vanuatu 10 2008
=89 Paraguay 10 2008
=89 Togo 10 2008
Landlocked countries average (profile) 8.67 2008
=92 France 8 2008
=92 Zambia 8 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 7.44 2008
=94 Nepal 7 2008
=94 Senegal 7 2008
=94 Cyprus 7 2008
=94 Russia 7 2008
=94 Bhutan 7 2008
Tourist destinations average (profile) 6.42 2008
=99 Oman 6 2008
=99 Saint Lucia 6 2008
=99 Mali 6 2008
European Union average (profile) 5.89 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 5.67 2008
=102 The Bahamas 5 2008
=102 Northern Mariana Islands 5 2008
=102 Comoros 5 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 4.73 2008
Europe average (profile) 4.16 2008
=105 Palau 4 2008
=105 The Gambia 4 2008
=105 Guam 4 2008
=105 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 4 2008
=105 Czech Republic 4 2008
=105 Bermuda 4 2008
=105 Tonga 4 2008
=105 Austria 4 2008
=105 Guinea-Bissau 4 2008
=105 Antigua and Barbuda 4 2008
=105 Poland 4 2008
=116 Turkmenistan 3 2008
=116 Turkey 3 2008
=116 Rwanda 3 2008
=116 Denmark 3 2008
=116 Saudi Arabia 3 2008
=116 Eritrea 3 2008
=116 Sweden 3 2008
=116 Algeria 3 2008
=116 Switzerland 3 2008
=116 Grenada 3 2008
=116 Malta 3 2008
=127 Canada 2 2008
=127 Burkina Faso 2 2008
=127 Afghanistan 2 2008
=127 Slovakia 2 2008
=127 Norway 2 2008
=127 Turks and Caicos Islands 2 2008
=127 Barbados 2 2008
=127 Netherlands Antilles 2 2008
=127 Morocco 2 2008
=127 Cape Verde 2 2008
=127 Pakistan 2 2008
=127 Samoa 2 2008
=127 Saint Kitts and Nevis 2 2008
=127 Cayman Islands 2 2008
=127 Chad 2 2008
=127 Niger 2 2008
=127 Djibouti 2 2008
=127 Burundi 2 2008
Eastern Europe average (profile) 1.35 2008
=145 Serbia and Montenegro 1 2008
=145 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1 2008
=145 Libya 1 2008
=145 Finland 1 2008
=145 American Samoa 1 2008
=145 Ireland 1 2008
=145 Trinidad and Tobago 1 2008
=145 Hungary 1 2008
=145 Greenland 1 2008
=145 Lesotho 1 2008
=145 Armenia 1 2008
=145 Ukraine 1 2008
=145 Romania 1 2008
=145 Belgium 1 2008
=145 Croatia 1 2008
=145 Uruguay 1 2008
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 1 2008
=161 East Timor 0.0 2008
=161 Netherlands 0.0 2008
=161 Monaco 0.0 2008
=161 Bahrain 0.0 2008
=161 Liechtenstein 0.0 2008
=161 Luxembourg 0.0 2008
=161 Gibraltar 0.0 2008
=161 Tuvalu 0.0 2008
=161 Georgia 0.0 2008
=161 Moldova 0.0 2008
=161 Estonia 0.0 2008
=161 Lebanon 0.0 2008
=161 Qatar 0.0 2008
=161 Maldives 0.0 2008
=161 Israel 0.0 2008
=161 Jordan 0.0 2008
=161 Mauritania 0.0 2008
=161 Syria 0.0 2008
=161 Botswana 0.0 2008
=161 Lithuania 0.0 2008
=161 Aruba 0.0 2008
=161 Slovenia 0.0 2008
=161 Albania 0.0 2008
=161 United Arab Emirates 0.0 2008
=161 Azerbaijan 0.0 2008
=161 San Marino 0.0 2008
=161 Mongolia 0.0 2008
=161 Bulgaria 0.0 2008
=161 Latvia 0.0 2008
=161 Faroe Islands 0.0 2004
=161 Belarus 0.0 2008
=161 Marshall Islands 0.0 2008
=161 Kiribati 0.0 2008
=161 Iraq 0.0 2008
=161 Kuwait 0.0 2008
=161 Iceland 0.0 2008
=161 Mayotte 0.0 2008
=161 Tunisia 0.0 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Endangered species > Higher plant species > Number. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", United Nations Environmental Program and the World Conservation Monitoring Centre, and International Union for Conservation of Nature, Red List of Threatened Species. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Environment/Endangered-species/Higher-plant-species/Number

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Interesting observations about Environment > Endangered species > Higher plant species > Number

  • Ecuador ranked first for endangered species > higher plant species > number amongst Hot countries in 2008.
  • Brazil ranked second for endangered species > higher plant species > number amongst Christian countries in 2008.
  • Malaysia ranked first for endangered species > higher plant species > number amongst Muslim countries in 2008.
  • Spain ranked first for endangered species > higher plant species > number amongst Europe in 2008.
  • China ranked first for endangered species > higher plant species > number amongst Cold countries in 2008.
  • United States ranked first for endangered species > higher plant species > number amongst High income OECD countries in 2008.
  • Sri Lanka ranked first for endangered species > higher plant species > number amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2008.
  • Cameroon ranked first for endangered species > higher plant species > number amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2008.
  • Bolivia ranked first for endangered species > higher plant species > number amongst Landlocked countries in 2008.
  • India ranked third for endangered species > higher plant species > number amongst Former British colonies in 2008.
  • Italy ranked second for endangered species > higher plant species > number amongst European Union in 2008.
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