ACP ENVIRONMENTAL OBSERVATORY
Status and Trends in the African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States

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Mozambique

Capital: Maputo
World Bank Region: Sub-Saharan Africa
World Bank Income level: Low income
Key Statistics & Quick Links
Land area (km2): 786,380 (2007)
 
Population (people): 22,359,637 (2007)
 
Population density (people per km2 land area): 28.43 (2007)
 
Population growth (annual): 2.8% (2007)
 
Life expectancy at birth (years): 52 (2007)
 
Infant mortality rate (per 1000 live births): 82 (2007)
 
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $): $772.43 (2007)
 
GDP growth (annual): 7.4% (2007)
Key Statistics & Quick Links: Coastal and Marine
Total area of Exclusive Economic Zone 0-200 nautical miles (km2): 574,346 (2014)
 
Marine protected area (% of Exclusive Economic Zone): 2.21% (2014)

 
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Marine Protected Areas over 100km2
Name WDPA ID (Link to DOPA) WDPA ID (Link to BIOPAMA) Area (km2) IUCN Management Category
Baixo Pinda 7941 7941 199 VI
Bazaruto 802 802 1360 Not Reported
Coutada Oficial No 5 342679 342679 6390 Not Reported
Coutada Oficial No. 10 303676 303676 2598 Not Reported
Maputo 4652 4652 1040 Not Reported
Marromeu 4649 4649 1556 Not Reported
Matibane 7942 7942 109 Not Reported
Pomene 4653 4653 127 II
Primeiras and Segundas 342681 342681 24590 Not Reported
Quirimbas 9035 9035 8097 IV
Zona de Vigilancia da REM 342676 342676 1148 IV
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Marine Ecoregions

No Marine Ecoregions found in this country

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