United Republic of Tanzania, Africa

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Number of Protected areas

840

183

with management effectiveness evaluations

Polygons/Points ratio

99%

Polygons

1%

Points

Number of sources

For International designations 4
For National designations 7
TOTAL 11

Protected areas coverage (Ref 1 ↓ )

Area terrestrial

38.15%

coverage

361,335 km2

Land Area Protected

947,253 km2

Total Land Area

32.85%

with management effectiveness evaluation

118,704.1099 km2

Area Assessed

Area marine

3.02%

coverage

7,330 km2

Marine Area Protected

243,130 km2

Total Marine Area

55.52%

with management effectiveness evaluation

4,069.645366 km2

Area Assessed

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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
8 0.95
14 1.67
1 0.12
53 6.31
19 2.26
738 87.86
7 0.83

Governance types

Regional designations

0

Categories Count