Africa

8579 Total Protected Areas
1000 With management effectiveness evaluations
Terrestrial Protected Areas
Marine Protected Areas
Other effective area-based conservation measures
22 Total Other effective area-based conservation measures
58 Number of countries
Polygons/Points ratio
Polygons 92%
Points 8%

citation

UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Africa from the World Database of Protected Areas, June 2021. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net