Philippines, Asia & Pacific

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Number of Protected areas

561

17 with management effectiveness evaluations

Polygons/Points ratio

94% Polygons

6% Points

Number of sources

For International designations 3
For National designations 10
TOTAL 13

Protected areas coverage (Ref 1 ↓ )

Area terrestrial

15.37% coverage

45,929 km2 Land Area Protected

298,775 km2 Total Land Area

12.64% with management effectiveness evaluation

5,807.692147 km2 Area Assessed

Area marine

1.16% coverage

21,269 km2 Marine Area Protected

1,835,028 km2 Total Marine Area

7.16% with management effectiveness evaluation

1,523.50019 km2 Area Assessed

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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
37 6.6
8 1.43
17 3.03
145 25.85
185 32.98
164 29.23
5 0.89

Regional designations

0

Categories Count