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Statistics by properties (by regions and categories)
Year Property SOC Regions Categories
EUR-NA APA LAC ARB AFR Cultural Natural Mixed
1996
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
64
102%
14%
64 15
24%
3%
12
19%
3%
9
14%
2%
11
17%
2%
17
27%
4%
38
60%
8%
23
37%
5%
3
5%
1%
1997
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
103
161%
20%
103 26
41%
5%
35
55%
7%
13
20%
3%
15
23%
3%
14
22%
3%
56
88%
11%
43
67%
9%
4
6%
1%
1998
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
127
123%
23%
127 35
34%
6%
33
32%
6%
24
23%
4%
17
17%
3%
18
17%
3%
71
69%
13%
46
45%
8%
10
10%
2%
1999
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
110
87%
19%
110 23
18%
4%
34
27%
6%
23
18%
4%
12
9%
2%
18
14%
3%
55
43%
9%
47
37%
8%
8
6%
1%
2000
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
112
102%
18%
112 34
31%
5%
32
29%
5%
17
15%
3%
9
8%
1%
20
18%
3%
54
49%
9%
53
48%
8%
5
5%
1%
2001
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
124
111%
18%
124 37
33%
5%
32
29%
5%
19
17%
3%
18
16%
3%
18
16%
3%
57
51%
8%
60
54%
9%
7
6%
1%
2002
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
90
73%
12%
90 34
27%
5%
25
20%
3%
10
8%
1%
10
8%
1%
11
9%
2%
46
37%
6%
38
31%
5%
6
5%
1%
2003
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
142
158%
19%
142 41
46%
6%
34
38%
5%
28
31%
4%
15
17%
2%
24
27%
3%
94
104%
13%
44
49%
6%
4
4%
1%
2004
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
159
112%
21%
159 52
37%
7%
38
27%
5%
26
18%
3%
19
13%
3%
24
17%
3%
103
73%
14%
51
36%
7%
5
4%
1%
2005
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
138
87%
18%
138 47
30%
6%
34
21%
4%
16
10%
2%
16
10%
2%
25
16%
3%
89
56%
11%
44
28%
6%
5
3%
1%
2006
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
135
98%
17%
135 38
28%
5%
33
24%
4%
14
10%
2%
20
14%
2%
30
22%
4%
85
62%
10%
45
33%
6%
5
4%
1%
2007
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
165
122%
20%
165 50
37%
6%
41
30%
5%
22
16%
3%
22
16%
3%
30
22%
4%
107
79%
13%
54
40%
7%
4
3%
0%
2008
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
158
96%
19%
158 57
35%
7%
33
20%
4%
25
15%
3%
17
10%
2%
26
16%
3%
101
61%
12%
53
32%
6%
4
2%
0%
2009
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
178
113%
20%
178 64
41%
7%
38
24%
4%
26
16%
3%
19
12%
2%
31
20%
4%
122
77%
14%
52
33%
6%
4
3%
0%
2010
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
149
84%
17%
149 47
26%
5%
28
16%
3%
27
15%
3%
16
9%
2%
31
17%
3%
92
52%
10%
51
29%
6%
6
3%
1%
2011
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
171
115%
19%
171 50
34%
5%
41
28%
5%
31
21%
3%
20
13%
2%
29
19%
3%
118
79%
13%
50
34%
5%
3
2%
0%
2012
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
148
86%
16%
148 46
27%
5%
26
15%
3%
25
15%
3%
16
9%
2%
35
20%
4%
90
52%
10%
52
30%
6%
6
3%
1%
2013
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
169
114%
18%
169 46
31%
5%
31
21%
3%
30
20%
3%
27
18%
3%
35
24%
4%
116
78%
12%
50
34%
5%
3
2%
0%
2014
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
150
89%
15%
150 31
18%
3%
30
18%
3%
26
15%
3%
21
12%
2%
42
25%
4%
90
53%
9%
54
32%
6%
6
4%
1%
2015
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
141
94%
14%
141 28
19%
3%
31
21%
3%
20
13%
2%
29
19%
3%
33
22%
3%
86
57%
9%
50
33%
5%
5
3%
0%
2016
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
156
111%
15%
156 37
26%
4%
30
21%
3%
26
18%
3%
27
19%
3%
36
26%
3%
96
68%
9%
54
38%
5%
6
4%
1%
2017
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
154
99%
15%
154 32
21%
3%
30
19%
3%
25
16%
2%
35
22%
3%
32
21%
3%
97
62%
9%
51
33%
5%
6
4%
1%
2018
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
157
102%
15%
157 33
21%
3%
30
19%
3%
25
16%
2%
36
23%
3%
35
23%
3%
101
66%
9%
49
32%
5%
7
5%
1%
Threats*
Threats Group of Threats SOC reports Properties
Commercial development Buildings and Development 114 40
Housing Buildings and Development 973 196
Industrial areas Buildings and Development 37 11
Interpretative and visitation facilities Buildings and Development 153 62
Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Buildings and Development 283 77
Air transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 37 13
Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 154 52
Ground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 572 125
Marine transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 114 29
Underground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 53 14
Localised utilities Services Infrastructures 39 19
Major linear utilities Services Infrastructures 86 23
Non-renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 17 5
Renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 51 16
Water infrastructure Services Infrastructures 233 47
Air pollution Pollution 46 18
Ground water pollution Pollution 30 10
Input of excess energy Pollution 29 10
Pollution of marine waters Pollution 15 6
Solid waste Pollution 126 36
Surface water pollution Pollution 134 26
Aquaculture Biological resource use/modification 1 1
Commercial hunting Biological resource use/modification 39 11
Commercial wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 0 0
Crop production Biological resource use/modification 82 19
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Biological resource use/modification 101 29
Forestry /wood production Biological resource use/modification 101 23
Land conversion Biological resource use/modification 406 70
Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Biological resource use/modification 231 39
Subsistence hunting Biological resource use/modification 30 11
Subsistence wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 3 3
Mining Physical resource extraction 335 56
Oil and gas Physical resource extraction 133 32
Quarrying Physical resource extraction 28 11
Water (extraction) Physical resource extraction 52 15
Dust Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Micro-organisms Local conditions affecting physical fabric 10 3
Pests Local conditions affecting physical fabric 2 2
Radiation/light Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Relative humidity Local conditions affecting physical fabric 52 21
Temperature Local conditions affecting physical fabric 9 5
Water (rain/water table) Local conditions affecting physical fabric 187 53
Wind Local conditions affecting physical fabric 37 13
Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Social/cultural uses of heritage 46 12
Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Social/cultural uses of heritage 325 61
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Social/cultural uses of heritage 562 148
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting Social/cultural uses of heritage 17 5
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses Social/cultural uses of heritage 24 6
Society's valuing of heritage Social/cultural uses of heritage 42 16
Civil unrest Other human activities 246 28
Deliberate destruction of heritage Other human activities 206 53
Illegal activities Other human activities 761 123
Military training Other human activities 4 4
Terrorism Other human activities 1 1
War Other human activities 176 29
Changes to oceanic waters Climate change and severe weather events 13 3
Desertification Climate change and severe weather events 10 3
Drought Climate change and severe weather events 25 5
Flooding Climate change and severe weather events 86 25
Other climate change impacts Climate change and severe weather events 37 13
Storms Climate change and severe weather events 88 29
Temperature change Climate change and severe weather events 16 7
Avalanche/ landslide Sudden ecological or geological events 23 6
Earthquake Sudden ecological or geological events 77 30
Erosion and siltation/ deposition Sudden ecological or geological events 147 31
Fire (widlfires) Sudden ecological or geological events 72 17
Tsunami/tidal wave Sudden ecological or geological events 3 2
Volcanic eruption Sudden ecological or geological events 9 4
Hyper-abundant species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 2 2
Invasive / alien freshwater species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 50 10
Invasive / alien marine species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 23 4
Invasive/alien terrestrial species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 121 33
Modified genetic material Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 0 0
Translocated species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 14 2
Financial resources Management and institutional factors 326 95
Governance Management and institutional factors 113 32
High impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 46 19
Human resources Management and institutional factors 288 93
Legal framework Management and institutional factors 391 121
Low impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 1 1
Management activities Management and institutional factors 440 105
Management systems/ management plan Management and institutional factors 1993 386
Threats by year (SOC reports)*
Threats* Year
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Buildings and Development
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Commercial development 2 4 4 1 2 4 4 14 11 5 5 4 6 5 1 3 3 5 5 6 3 8 9
Housing 16 15 21 21 23 21 17 37 47 37 46 60 58 71 55 64 52 54 52 50 48 58 50
Industrial areas 1 1 1 2 1 1 2 4 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 3 2 3 2 1 4 1 3
Interpretative and visitation facilities 2 0 5 1 4 8 4 10 8 8 5 7 6 9 4 8 6 6 7 8 10 13 14
Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure 4 3 8 6 5 7 3 8 7 3 9 16 13 22 18 23 13 15 21 14 23 20 22
Transportation Infrastructure
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Air transport infrastructure 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 1 2 2 1 4 0 2 2 2 1 2 3 3 5
Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure 2 3 5 7 6 4 1 3 10 8 6 7 10 15 8 14 4 7 4 6 8 8 8
Ground transport infrastructure 12 15 20 22 26 30 17 23 32 16 21 28 28 28 23 27 24 26 26 30 31 38 29
Marine transport infrastructure 3 2 5 3 3 5 3 3 5 1 1 2 6 7 7 8 8 7 7 6 7 8 7
Underground transport infrastructure 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 3 1 0 1 2 3 3 5 2 4 2 3 5 7 7
Services Infrastructures
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Localised utilities 3 3 2 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 4 2 1 3 3 4
Major linear utilities 0 2 3 4 3 5 3 6 6 3 3 4 3 4 1 3 4 4 5 6 3 6 5
Non-renewable energy facilities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 2 3 3 3 0 3 0
Renewable energy facilities 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 0 3 1 2 3 4 6 5 4 5
Water infrastructure 4 3 6 5 4 7 4 6 7 10 9 13 12 10 14 11 15 13 14 15 17 19 15
Pollution
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Air pollution 2 5 3 2 1 2 2 2 2 1 3 1 2 1 4 0 3 0 3 1 2 1 3
Ground water pollution 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 2 2 1 2 2 1 2 2 3 2 3 1 2 0
Input of excess energy 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 5 1 2 1 3 1 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 1
Pollution of marine waters 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 1 1 0 2 0
Solid waste 3 6 7 1 3 2 1 2 8 8 7 10 7 5 8 5 7 6 5 7 6 6 6
Surface water pollution 5 5 6 5 7 5 3 5 4 3 5 4 7 3 6 7 8 7 8 8 7 8 8
Biological resource use/modification
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Aquaculture 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Commercial hunting 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 3 2 1 1 1 0 3 3 1 2 2 2 2 2 5 4
Commercial wild plant collection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Crop production 1 1 1 1 2 3 1 1 2 7 10 11 3 4 3 6 3 2 4 5 1 7 3
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources 3 3 2 4 5 3 4 5 8 4 4 4 5 4 3 3 3 6 5 3 7 6 7
Forestry /wood production 2 5 6 5 6 5 1 6 2 4 6 4 5 6 4 0 4 3 3 5 5 8 6
Land conversion 9 8 7 9 13 15 9 18 11 9 14 17 17 22 20 22 22 23 26 29 27 34 25
Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals 4 4 4 5 6 7 5 7 10 6 10 11 12 15 11 12 16 16 12 15 15 15 13
Subsistence hunting 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 4 1 1 1 2 0 2 0 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 1
Subsistence wild plant collection 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Physical resource extraction
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Mining 5 9 11 9 14 15 10 10 9 12 14 12 13 16 18 17 20 18 20 20 22 20 21
Oil and gas 1 2 4 4 3 6 4 5 5 3 3 3 6 6 6 8 8 10 11 7 11 7 10
Quarrying 0 0 0 1 2 2 2 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 2 2 2 4
Water (extraction) 1 1 1 1 2 3 2 1 2 1 2 2 2 3 4 2 2 2 5 2 3 5 3
Local conditions affecting physical fabric
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Dust 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Micro-organisms 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
Pests 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Radiation/light 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Relative humidity 4 5 5 2 3 2 2 3 4 1 2 3 2 3 2 3 1 0 1 1 1 1 1
Temperature 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Water (rain/water table) 6 6 9 4 5 6 4 11 17 7 9 10 8 9 7 9 9 11 7 8 6 12 7
Wind 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 2 1 4 3 1 3 3 2 1 2 2 1 2 1 2
Social/cultural uses of heritage
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 3 4 3 3 2 3 2 2 3 4 3 4 4
Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community 8 9 11 12 16 19 10 17 13 15 16 21 13 17 14 18 12 13 13 16 12 17 13
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation 7 16 18 17 17 19 20 29 29 21 30 36 24 27 19 21 28 22 35 25 33 34 35
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses 1 0 2 2 2 3 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 2
Society's valuing of heritage 0 1 1 1 1 2 3 2 3 1 1 1 1 3 2 3 2 0 1 0 4 3 6
Other human activities
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Civil unrest 3 3 4 6 6 6 3 11 15 11 12 13 13 12 13 13 13 13 13 16 16 17 14
Deliberate destruction of heritage 2 4 2 3 4 5 4 8 12 9 8 10 14 18 14 13 12 12 10 10 10 12 10
Illegal activities 12 20 15 20 28 27 19 31 44 30 34 41 35 44 34 42 41 37 44 38 43 43 39
Military training 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Terrorism 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
War 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 6 6 5 7 6 6 5 5 9 15 15 15 16 22 23
Climate change and severe weather events
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Changes to oceanic waters 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 2 2 1 2 1
Desertification 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1
Drought 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 2 1 0 2 2 3 1 3 1 2 2 2
Flooding 0 4 3 1 2 0 1 3 2 3 6 5 5 4 4 4 7 6 4 7 4 7 4
Other climate change impacts 0 0 1 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 4 3 3 2 3 4 4
Storms 1 4 10 11 11 1 1 3 2 0 2 1 2 2 2 6 4 5 6 4 3 4 3
Temperature change 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 0
Sudden ecological or geological events
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Avalanche/ landslide 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 0 1 0 1 0
Earthquake 1 1 1 4 3 5 1 3 4 4 4 5 4 5 4 5 8 2 3 1 3 2 4
Erosion and siltation/ deposition 4 3 5 3 4 3 2 3 7 7 7 9 3 10 5 10 7 9 8 10 8 12 8
Fire (widlfires) 1 2 2 3 4 3 3 2 2 2 3 3 2 3 4 4 2 6 3 5 3 5 5
Tsunami/tidal wave 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Volcanic eruption 0 0 2 2 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Hyper-abundant species 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Invasive / alien freshwater species 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 4 2 2 3 3 2 3 1 3 3 1 4 1 4 1 4
Invasive / alien marine species 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 1 2 2 2 2
Invasive/alien terrestrial species 2 5 1 3 4 3 2 5 2 4 7 5 7 5 6 3 8 6 6 6 10 12 9
Modified genetic material 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Translocated species 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Management and institutional factors
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Financial resources 6 8 8 12 11 14 10 24 26 11 15 18 17 16 15 18 16 10 15 9 15 15 17
Governance 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 3 2 3 3 5 6 7 6 8 7 8 8 13 11 18
High impact research / monitoring activities 0 0 2 2 0 2 1 0 4 2 1 1 3 2 3 3 3 4 2 2 3 3 3
Human resources 6 2 4 5 4 10 6 26 21 11 15 18 11 19 9 16 13 13 13 13 15 20 18
Legal framework 8 13 10 6 6 6 6 21 26 15 17 12 15 13 18 19 23 24 23 21 28 30 31
Low impact research / monitoring activities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Management activities 9 20 16 18 12 14 13 17 13 11 13 16 20 25 20 25 24 23 27 25 25 30 24
Management systems/ management plan 30 47 67 68 58 66 54 97 100 84 84 99 96 104 95 108 96 106 101 95 113 108 117
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* : The threats indicated are listed in alphabetical order; their order does not constitute a classification according to the importance of their impact on the property.
Furthermore, they are presented irrespective of the type of threat faced by the property, i.e. with specific and proven imminent danger (“ascertained danger”) or with threats which could have deleterious effects on the property’s Outstanding Universal Value (“potential danger”).

** : All mission reports are not always available electronically.