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Non-religious 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 Hong Kong 41.88% 2012
2 France 24.74% 2012
3 Austria 23.59% 2012
4 Czech Republic 22.37% 2012
5 Netherlands 19.54% 2012
6 China 16.71% 2012
7 Japan 16.54% 2012
8 Sweden 14.53% 2012
9 Australia 12.85% 2012
10 Canada 8.56% 2012
11 Azerbaijan 7.36% 2012
12 Vietnam 6.45% 2012
13 Turkey 2.05% 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/Non--religious-countries/Geography/Terrestrial-protected-areas/%-of-total-land-area

Non-religious countries Compared by Geography > Terrestrial protected areas > % of total land area

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