SDG 14 · Indicator
Mean area that is protected in marine sites important to biodiversity
Ratings provide a visual representation of a country’s performance on the indicator.
Significant challenges remain
Major challenges remain
The mean percentage area of marine Key Biodiversity Areas (sites that are important for the global persistence of marine biodiversity) that are protected.
The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of 100.
BirdLife International, IUCN, UNEP-WCMC (2020). Resources and Data. BirdLife International, International Union for Conservation of Nature and United Nations Environment Programme - world Conservation Monitoring Center. Available from: https://unstats.un.org/sdgs/indicators/database/