Africa

8770 Total Protected Areas
1063 With management effectiveness evaluations
Terrestrial Protected Areas
Marine Protected Areas
Other effective area-based conservation measures
344 Total Other effective area-based conservation measures
58 Number of countries
Polygons/Points ratio
Polygons 90%
Points 10%

citation

UNEP-WCMC (2022). Protected Area Profile for Africa from the World Database of Protected Areas, May 2022. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net