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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
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%
Threats*
Threats Group of Threats SOC reports Properties
Commercial development Buildings and Development 49 19
Housing Buildings and Development 622 157
Industrial areas Buildings and Development 20 6
Interpretative and visitation facilities Buildings and Development 84 37
Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Buildings and Development 198 64
Air transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 22 10
Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 91 35
Ground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 309 87
Marine transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 73 18
Underground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 37 12
Localised utilities Services Infrastructures 18 12
Major linear utilities Services Infrastructures 43 10
Non-renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 17 5
Renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 31 13
Water infrastructure Services Infrastructures 153 37
Air pollution Pollution 18 7
Ground water pollution Pollution 21 6
Input of excess energy Pollution 12 3
Pollution of marine waters Pollution 11 5
Solid waste Pollution 72 22
Surface water pollution Pollution 73 16
Aquaculture Biological resource use/modification 1 1
Commercial hunting Biological resource use/modification 23 7
Commercial wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 0 0
Crop production Biological resource use/modification 49 16
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Biological resource use/modification 49 18
Forestry /wood production Biological resource use/modification 47 13
Land conversion Biological resource use/modification 259 49
Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Biological resource use/modification 150 29
Subsistence hunting Biological resource use/modification 14 6
Subsistence wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 1 1
Mining Physical resource extraction 196 40
Oil and gas Physical resource extraction 83 21
Quarrying Physical resource extraction 13 6
Water (extraction) Physical resource extraction 32 10
Dust Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Financial resources Local conditions affecting physical fabric 164 49
Governance Local conditions affecting physical fabric 82 23
Human resources Local conditions affecting physical fabric 160 54
Legal framework Local conditions affecting physical fabric 226 71
Management systems/ management plan Local conditions affecting physical fabric 1121 273
Micro-organisms Local conditions affecting physical fabric 8 2
Pests Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Radiation/light Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Relative humidity Local conditions affecting physical fabric 18 9
Temperature Local conditions affecting physical fabric 4 3
Water (rain/water table) Local conditions affecting physical fabric 96 25
Wind Local conditions affecting physical fabric 21 6
Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Social/cultural uses of heritage 33 10
Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Social/cultural uses of heritage 166 44
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Social/cultural uses of heritage 304 96
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting Social/cultural uses of heritage 14 4
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses Social/cultural uses of heritage 4 2
Society's valuing of heritage Social/cultural uses of heritage 20 7
Civil unrest Other human activities 152 22
Deliberate destruction of heritage Other human activities 135 34
Illegal activities Other human activities 442 89
Military training Other human activities 2 2
Terrorism Other human activities 0 0
War Other human activities 121 27
Changes to oceanic waters Climate change and severe weather events 12 3
Desertification Climate change and severe weather events 4 2
Drought Climate change and severe weather events 19 4
Flooding Climate change and severe weather events 57 15
Other climate change impacts Climate change and severe weather events 25 10
Storms Climate change and severe weather events 39 9
Temperature change Climate change and severe weather events 12 4
Avalanche/ landslide Sudden ecological or geological events 11 2
Earthquake Sudden ecological or geological events 42 17
Erosion and siltation/ deposition Sudden ecological or geological events 91 20
Fire (widlfires) Sudden ecological or geological events 40 11
Tsunami/tidal wave Sudden ecological or geological events 1 1
Volcanic eruption Sudden ecological or geological events 1 1
Hyper-abundant species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 2 2
Invasive / alien freshwater species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 26 8
Invasive / alien marine species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 13 3
Invasive/alien terrestrial species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 74 24
Modified genetic material Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 0 0
Translocated species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 12 2
High impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 29 9
Low impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 1 1
Management activities Management and institutional factors 260 70
Threats by year (SOC reports)*
Threats* Year
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Buildings and Development
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Commercial development 4 6 5 1 3 3 5 5 6 3 8
Housing 60 58 71 55 64 52 54 52 50 48 58
Industrial areas 1 0 2 1 3 2 3 2 1 4 1
Interpretative and visitation facilities 7 6 9 4 8 6 6 7 8 10 13
Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure 16 13 22 18 23 13 15 21 14 23 20
Transportation Infrastructure
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Air transport infrastructure 2 1 4 0 2 2 2 1 2 3 3
Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure 7 10 15 8 14 4 7 4 6 8 8
Ground transport infrastructure 28 28 28 23 27 24 26 26 30 31 38
Marine transport infrastructure 2 6 7 7 8 8 7 7 6 7 8
Underground transport infrastructure 1 2 3 3 5 2 4 2 3 5 7
Services Infrastructures
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Localised utilities 1 1 1 0 2 0 4 2 1 3 3
Major linear utilities 4 3 4 1 3 4 4 5 6 3 6
Non-renewable energy facilities 0 1 1 0 1 2 3 3 3 0 3
Renewable energy facilities 1 2 0 3 1 2 3 4 6 5 4
Water infrastructure 13 12 10 14 11 15 13 14 15 17 19
Pollution
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Air pollution 1 2 1 4 0 3 0 3 1 2 1
Ground water pollution 1 2 2 1 2 2 3 2 3 1 2
Input of excess energy 1 3 1 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 1
Pollution of marine waters 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 1 1 0 2
Solid waste 10 7 5 8 5 7 6 5 7 6 6
Surface water pollution 4 7 3 6 7 8 7 8 8 7 8
Biological resource use/modification
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Aquaculture 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Commercial hunting 1 0 3 3 1 2 2 2 2 2 5
Commercial wild plant collection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Crop production 11 3 4 3 6 3 2 4 5 1 7
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources 4 5 4 3 3 3 6 5 3 7 6
Forestry /wood production 4 5 6 4 0 4 3 3 5 5 8
Land conversion 17 17 22 20 22 22 23 26 29 27 34
Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals 11 12 15 11 12 16 16 12 15 15 15
Subsistence hunting 2 0 2 0 1 1 2 1 2 1 2
Subsistence wild plant collection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Physical resource extraction
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Mining 12 13 16 18 17 20 18 20 20 22 20
Oil and gas 3 6 6 6 8 8 10 11 7 11 7
Quarrying 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 2 2 2
Water (extraction) 2 2 3 4 2 2 2 5 2 3 5
Local conditions affecting physical fabric
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Dust 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial resources 18 17 16 15 18 16 10 15 9 15 15
Governance 3 5 6 7 6 8 7 8 8 13 11
Human resources 18 11 19 9 16 13 13 13 13 15 20
Legal framework 12 15 13 18 19 23 24 23 21 28 30
Management systems/ management plan 99 96 104 95 108 96 106 101 95 113 108
Micro-organisms 1 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0
Pests 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Radiation/light 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Relative humidity 3 2 3 2 3 1 0 1 1 1 1
Temperature 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Water (rain/water table) 10 8 9 7 9 9 11 7 8 6 12
Wind 3 1 3 3 2 1 2 2 1 2 1
Social/cultural uses of heritage
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system 4 3 3 2 3 2 2 3 4 3 4
Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community 21 13 17 14 18 12 13 13 16 12 17
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation 36 24 27 19 21 28 22 35 25 33 34
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 1
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 0
Society's valuing of heritage 1 1 3 2 3 2 0 1 0 4 3
Other human activities
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Civil unrest 13 13 12 13 13 13 13 13 16 16 17
Deliberate destruction of heritage 10 14 18 14 13 12 12 10 10 10 12
Illegal activities 41 35 44 34 42 41 37 44 38 43 43
Military training 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Terrorism 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
War 7 6 6 5 5 9 15 15 15 16 22
Climate change and severe weather events
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Changes to oceanic waters 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 2 2 1 2
Desertification 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0
Drought 2 1 0 2 2 3 1 3 1 2 2
Flooding 5 5 4 4 4 7 6 4 7 4 7
Other climate change impacts 0 0 3 1 2 4 3 3 2 3 4
Storms 1 2 2 2 6 4 5 6 4 3 4
Temperature change 1 0 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 1
Sudden ecological or geological events
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Avalanche/ landslide 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 0 1 0 1
Earthquake 5 4 5 4 5 8 2 3 1 3 2
Erosion and siltation/ deposition 9 3 10 5 10 7 9 8 10 8 12
Fire (widlfires) 3 2 3 4 4 2 6 3 5 3 5
Tsunami/tidal wave 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Volcanic eruption 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Hyper-abundant species 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Invasive / alien freshwater species 3 2 3 1 3 3 1 4 1 4 1
Invasive / alien marine species 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 1 2 2 2
Invasive/alien terrestrial species 5 7 5 6 3 8 6 6 6 10 12
Modified genetic material 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Translocated species 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1
Management and institutional factors
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
High impact research / monitoring activities 1 3 2 3 3 3 4 2 2 3 3
Low impact research / monitoring activities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Management activities 16 20 25 20 25 24 23 27 25 25 30
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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.