Madagascar, Africa

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Number of Protected areas

157

78

with management effectiveness evaluations

Polygons/Points ratio

92%

Polygons

8%

Points

Number of sources

For International designations 3
For National designations 7
TOTAL 10

Protected areas coverage (Ref 1 ↓ )

Area terrestrial

5.59%

coverage

33,242 km2

Land Area Protected

594,719 km2

Total Land Area

85.56%

with management effectiveness evaluation

28,442.54711 km2

Area Assessed

Area marine

0.75%

coverage

8,998 km2

Marine Area Protected

1,205,825 km2

Total Marine Area

29.92%

with management effectiveness evaluation

2,692.456031 km2

Area Assessed

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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
3 1.91
32 20.38
22 14.01
29 18.47
7 4.46
61 38.85
3 1.91

Regional designations

0

Categories Count