Africa

8796 Total Protected Areas
1101 With management effectiveness evaluations
Terrestrial and Inland Waters 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 (2023). Protected Area Profile for Africa from the World Database on Protected Areas, January 2023. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net