Malaysia, Asia & Pacific

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Number of Protected areas

739

Polygons/Points ratio

29%

Polygons

71%

Points

Number of sources

For International designations 3
For National designations 21
TOTAL 24

Protected areas coverage

Area terrestrial (Ref 1 ↓ )

19.14%

coverage

63,474.0 km2

Land Area Protected

331,700.6 km2

Total Land Area

Area marine

1.41%

coverage

6,358.0 km2

Marine Area Protected

451,741.5 km2

Total Marine Area
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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
146 19.76
70 9.47
2 0.27
17 2.3
7 0.95
3 0.41
491 66.44
3 0.41

Governance types

Name Governance type Count %
? 68 9.2
? 553 74.83
? 118 15.97

Regional designations

0

Categories Count