New Caledonia, Asia & Pacific

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Number of Protected areas

74

Polygons/Points ratio

57%

Polygons

43%

Points

Number of sources

For International designations 1
For National designations 9
TOTAL 10

Protected areas coverage (Ref 1 ↓ )

Area terrestrial

53.96%

coverage

10,329.36303 km2

Land Area Protected

19,141.03171 km2

Total Land Area

Area marine

96.17%

coverage

1,319,312.796 km2

Marine Area Protected

1,371,803.153 km2

Total Marine Area

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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
2 2.7
7 9.46
2 2.7
22 29.73
10 13.51
1 1.35
30 40.54

Governance types

Name Governance type Count %
16 21.62
41 55.41
17 22.97

Related countries & territories

Parent countries & territories

Name Code

Regional designations

0

Categories Count

International designations