Malaysia, Asia & Pacific

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Number of Protected areas

740

Polygons/Points ratio

29%

Polygons

71%

Points

Number of sources

For International designations 3
For National designations 23
TOTAL 26

Protected areas coverage (Ref 1 ↓ )

Area terrestrial

19.14%

coverage

63,474.07 km2

Land Area Protected

331,700.6 km2

Total Land Area

Area marine

1.41%

coverage

6,357.44 km2

Marine Area Protected

451,741.5 km2

Total Marine Area

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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
146 19.73
70 9.46
2 0.27
17 2.3
7 0.95
3 0.41
492 66.49
3 0.41

Governance types

Name Governance type Count %
68 9.19
554 74.86
118 15.95

Regional designations

0

Categories Count