Indicator Information


Indicators 15.1.2: Proportion of important sites for terrestrial and freshwater biodiversity that are covered by protected areas, by ecosystem type


Goal Type SDG
Goal 15 - Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
Targets 15.1 - By 2020, ensure the conservation, restoration and sustainable use of terrestrial and inland freshwater ecosystems and their services, in particular forests, wetlands, mountains and dry lands, in line with obligations under international agreements
Indicators 15.1.2.a : Proportion of important sites for terrestrial biodiversity that are covered by protected areas, by ecosystem type
Data Source (1) DoE, MoEFCC (2) DoF, MoFL (3) Bangladesh Forest Department (BFD), MoEFCC
Unit %
Data Frequency
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Time Period Total/Disaggregation Targets Status ( % )
2014-15 Terrestrial 1.7000
2018 Total 3.0800
2025(Target) Total 3.30
2030(Target) Total 5.00
Goal Type SDG
Goal 15 - Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
Targets 15.1 - By 2020, ensure the conservation, restoration and sustainable use of terrestrial and inland freshwater ecosystems and their services, in particular forests, wetlands, mountains and dry lands, in line with obligations under international agreements
Indicators 15.1.2.b : Proportion of important sites for freshwater biodiversity that are covered by protected areas, by ecosystem type
Data Source (1) DoE, MoEFCC (2) DoF, MoFL (3) Bangladesh Forest Department (BFD), MoEFCC
Unit %
Data Frequency
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Time Period Total/Disaggregation Targets Status ( % )
2013-14 Freshwater 1.8000
2025(Target) Total 9.00
2030(Target) Total 14.00
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