Africa : Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) by country - 2016

Africa : Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) Updated 10-01-2016

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Africa - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters)

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Africa : Map - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) - 2016

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- Africa - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters)

Source of the map :
- The World Bank

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The map shows the indicator: Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters). The data are for the different sovereign countries of the world.

Data source: The World Bank. The data correspond to the last date of registration provided by the source.

Color of the map for the indicator: Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters).

Color of the countries with the lowest data: light purple.

Color of the countries with the highest data: dark purple.

Other information available for this indicator : Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters).

You will eventually find a ranking of the best and lowest records for sovereign countries. You can download the data per country in CSV format or view it below the article.

Africa : Ranking of statistics – Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters)

The 5 highest records for sovereign countries (1 per country) since 1990 :

1 - Guinea-Bissau - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) was 45.85 % in 2012
2 - Republic of the Congo - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) was 33.50 % in 2012
3 - Sudan - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) was 32.88 % in 2010
4 - Mauritania - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) was 32.17 % in 2012
5 - Namibia - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) was 28.01 % in 2012

The 5 lowest records for sovereign countries (1 per country) since 1990 :

1 - São Tomé and Príncipe - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) was 0.00 % in 2012
2 - Cape Verde - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) was 0.00 % in 2012
3 - Equatorial Guinea - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) was 0.00 % in 1999
4 - Somalia - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) was 0.00 % in 2012
5 - Ghana - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters) was 0.01 % in 2004

Africa : Data table - Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters)

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You can download data from the table in CSV format by clicking on the link on the right for the indicator : Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters)

By clicking on a country, you will be redirected to the page with the evolution of the latter for the indicator : Marine protected areas (% of territorial waters)
Ranking Country Data Date of information
1 Flag - Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau 45.85 2012
2 Flag - Republic of the Congo Republic of the Congo 33.50 2012
3 Flag - Sudan Sudan 32.88 2010
4 Flag - Mauritania Mauritania 32.17 2012
5 Flag - Namibia Namibia 28.01 2012
6 Flag - Tanzania Tanzania 18.21 2012
7 Flag - Senegal Senegal 14.44 2012
8 Flag - Egypt Egypt 13.14 2012
9 Flag - South Africa South Africa 12.76 2012
10 Flag - Kenya Kenya 10.52 2012
11 Flag - Gabon Gabon 8.87 2012
12 Flag - Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 8.63 2012
13 Flag - Cameroon Cameroon 6.46 2012
14 Flag - Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo 4.40 2012
15 Flag - Guinea Guinea 4.24 2012
16 Flag - Madagascar Madagascar 3.45 2012
17 Flag - Comoros Comoros 3.17 2012
18 Flag - Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea 2.79 2012
19 Flag - Morocco Morocco 2.53 2012
20 Flag - Tunisia Tunisia 2.48 2012
21 Flag - Mozambique Mozambique 2.41 2012
22 Flag - Gambia Gambia 2.38 2012
23 Flag - Côte d'Ivoire Côte d'Ivoire 2.01 2012
24 Flag - Liberia Liberia 1.82 2012
25 Flag - Ghana Ghana 1.74 2012
26 Flag - Seychelles Seychelles 0.85 2012
27 Flag - Djibouti Djibouti 0.49 2012
28 Flag - Algeria Algeria 0.36 2012
29 Flag - Mauritius Mauritius 0.30 2012
30 Flag - Nigeria Nigeria 0.21 2012
31 Flag - Angola Angola 0.07 2012
32 Flag - Libya Libya 0.05 2012
33 Flag - Cape Verde Cape Verde 0.00 2012
34 Flag - Somalia Somalia 0.00 2012
35 Flag - São Tomé and Príncipe São Tomé and Príncipe 0.00 2012