Guatemala, Latin America & Caribbean

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Number of Protected areas

347

30

with management effectiveness evaluations

Polygons/Points ratio

99%

Polygons

1%

Points

Number of sources

For International designations 3
For National designations 1
TOTAL 4

Protected areas coverage (Ref 1 ↓ )

Area terrestrial

20.05%

coverage

22,039 km2

Land Area Protected

109,922 km2

Total Land Area

51.97%

with management effectiveness evaluation

11,453.59498 km2

Area Assessed

Area marine

0.9%

coverage

1,065 km2

Marine Area Protected

118,336 km2

Total Marine Area

96.4%

with management effectiveness evaluation

1,026.826695 km2

Area Assessed

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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
10 2.88
16 4.61
73 21.04
183 52.74
5 1.44
59 17.0
1 0.29

Regional designations

0

Categories Count