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Djibouti

Capital: Djibouti
World Bank Region: Middle East & North Africa
World Bank Income level: Lower middle income
Key Statistics & Quick Links
Land area (km2): 23,180 (2007)
 
Population (people): 799,309 (2007)
 
Population density (people per km2 land area): 34.48 (2007)
 
Population growth (annual): 1.3% (2007)
 
Life expectancy at birth (years): 59 (2007)
 
Infant mortality rate (per 1000 live births): 68 (2007)
 
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $): $2,298.57 (2007)
 
GDP growth (annual): 5.1% (2007)
Key Statistics & Quick Links: Biodiversity
Forest area (% of land area): 0.2% (2007)
 
Primary forest extent (1000 hectares): 0 (2010)
 
Extent of FSC certified forests (hectares): No data
 
Terrestrial protected area (% of land area): 1.34% (2014)
 
Marine protected area (% of Exclusive Economic Zone): 0.16% (2014)

 
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All Protected Areas over 100km2
Name WDPA ID (Link to DOPA) WDPA ID (Link to BIOPAMA) Area (km2) IUCN Management Category
Assamo 555577574 555577574 248 Not Reported
Iles des Sept Freres ainsi que Ras Syan, Khor Angar et la foret de Godoria 555577572 555577572 460 V
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Terrestrial Ecoregions
Name % of country covered % of ecoregion protected in country % of ecoregion protected worldwide % of ecoregion within country % country contribution to protection worldwide
Eritrean coastal desert 5.86 0.0 0.0 36.75 0.0
Ethiopian xeric grasslands and shrublands 69.68 1.43 4.64 13.11 4.04
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Marine Ecoregions
Name % of country covered % of ecoregion protected in country % of ecoregion protected worldwide % of ecoregion within country % country contribution to protection worldwide
Gulf of Aden 13.28 0.26 4.15 6.21 0.39
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Number of Amphibian, Bird and Mammal Species
Class Total number of species (sum of CR, EN, VU, NT, LC and DD) Total number of threatened species (sum of CR, EN and VU) Critically Endangered (CR) Endangered (EN) Vulnerable (VU) Near Threatened (NT) Least Concern (LC) Data Deficient (DD)
Amphibia
7 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
Aves
336 12 3 3 6 11 313 0
Mammalia
96 8 1 1 6 7 67 14
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