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Christian countries Compared by Geography > Terrestrial protected areas > % of total land area

DEFINITION: Terrestrial protected areas (% of total land area). Terrestrial protected areas are totally or partially protected areas of at least 1,000 hectares that are designated by national authorities as scientific reserves with limited public access, national parks, natural monuments, nature reserves or wildlife sanctuaries, protected landscapes, and areas managed mainly for sustainable use. Marine areas, unclassified areas, littoral (intertidal) areas, and sites protected under local or provincial law are excluded.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Slovenia 54.51% 2012
2 Venezuela 52.97% 2012
3 Germany 48.03% 2012
4 Namibia 43.17% 2012
5 Liechtenstein 43.11% 2012
6 Seychelles 42.05% 2012
7 Greenland 41.09% 2012
8 Cyprus 40.95% 2012
9 Luxembourg 39.65% 2012
10 Zambia 37.78% 2012
11 Botswana 37.19% 2012
12 Belize 36.65% 2012
13 Bulgaria 36.61% 2012
14 Slovakia 36.09% 2012
15 Monaco 35.93% 2012
16 Greece 34.65% 2012
17 Poland 34.2% 2012
18 Trinidad and Tobago 32.6% 2012
19 Tanzania 32.18% 2012
20 Guatemala 30.93% 2012
21 Nicaragua 30.83% 2012
22 Republic of the Congo 30.41% 2012
23 Spain 29.01% 2012
24 United Kingdom 27.91% 2012
25 New Zealand 27.26% 2012
26 Zimbabwe 27.17% 2012
27 Costa Rica 26.94% 2012
28 Switzerland 26.3% 2012
29 Brazil 26.26% 2012
30 France 24.74% 2012
31 Ecuador 23.73% 2012
32 Austria 23.59% 2012
33 Hungary 23.14% 2012
34 Belgium 23.02% 2012
35 Portugal 22.26% 2012
36 Dominica 21.69% 2012
37 Italy 21.6% 2012
38 Malta 21.5% 2012
39 Colombia 21.18% 2012
40 Honduras 21.1% 2012
41 Bolivia 20.83% 2012
42 Equatorial Guinea 20.61% 2012
43 Panama 20.57% 2012
44 Gabon 19.94% 2012
45 Iceland 19.86% 2012
46 Netherlands 19.54% 2012
47 Peru 19.06% 2012
48 Romania 18.71% 2012
49 Latvia 18.57% 2012
50 Chile 18.56% 2012
51 Dominican Republic 18.55% 2012
52 Denmark 18.42% 2012
53 Ethiopia 18.41% 2012
54 Malawi 18.25% 2012
55 Central African Republic 17.98% 2012
56 Mozambique 17.63% 2012
57 Lithuania 16.78% 2012
58 Norway 16.33% 2012
59 Palau 15.95% 2012
60 Jamaica 15.89% 2012
61 Tonga 15.62% 2012
62 Finland 15.1% 2012
63 Ghana 15.06% 2012
64 Montenegro 14.79% 2012
65 Suriname 14.72% 2012
66 Sweden 14.53% 2012
67 Ireland 14.27% 2012
68 Nigeria 14.11% 2012
69 Croatia 14.06% 2012
70 United States 13.82% 2012
71 The Bahamas 13.66% 2012
72 Mexico 12.92% 2012
73 Australia 12.85% 2012
74 Cuba 12.41% 2012
75 Angola 12.4% 2012
76 Democratic Republic of the Congo 12.04% 2012
77 Kenya 11.61% 2012
78 Uganda 11.45% 2012
79 Russia 11.33% 2012
80 Cameroon 10.99% 2012
81 Philippines 10.91% 2012
82 Rwanda 10.55% 2012
83 Puerto Rico 10.26% 2012
84 Antigua and Barbuda 10.18% 2012
85 Andorra 9.83% 2012
86 Cayman Islands 8.74% 2012
87 East Timor 8.72% 2012
88 Canada 8.56% 2012
89 El Salvador 8.44% 2012
90 Belarus 8.28% 2012
91 Armenia 8.1% 2012
92 Republic of Macedonia 7.27% 2012
93 Argentina 6.91% 2012
94 Paraguay 6.4% 2012
95 Serbia 6.3% 2012
96 South Africa 6.2% 2012
97 Bermuda 5.76% 2012
98 Guyana 5.21% 2012
99 Eritrea 4.96% 2012
100 Burundi 4.89% 2012
101 Fiji 4.33% 2012
102 Ukraine 4.05% 2012
103 Federated States of Micronesia 4.03% 2012
104 Georgia 3.93% 2012
105 Moldova 3.82% 2012
106 Kazakhstan 3.32% 2012
107 Papua New Guinea 3.12% 2012
108 Swaziland 3.02% 2012
109 American Samoa 2.93% 2012
110 Uruguay 2.68% 2012
111 Liberia 2.52% 2012
112 Cape Verde 2.47% 2012
113 Grenada 2.2% 2012
114 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.49% 2012
115 Lesotho 0.506% 2012
116 Aruba 0.475% 2012
117 Haiti 0.303% 2012
118 Barbados 0.124% 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Geography > Terrestrial protected areas > % of total land area. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", United Nations Environmental Program and the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Christian-countries/Geography/Terrestrial-protected-areas/%-of-total-land-area

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