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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
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 104 38
Housing Buildings and Development 921 191
Industrial areas Buildings and Development 34 11
Interpretative and visitation facilities Buildings and Development 146 57
Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Buildings and Development 268 76
Air transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 36 12
Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 144 52
Ground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 525 121
Marine transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 104 27
Underground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 53 14
Localised utilities Services Infrastructures 31 17
Major linear utilities Services Infrastructures 81 23
Non-renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 17 5
Renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 48 16
Water infrastructure Services Infrastructures 220 46
Air pollution Pollution 36 14
Ground water pollution Pollution 29 9
Input of excess energy Pollution 27 10
Pollution of marine waters Pollution 15 6
Solid waste Pollution 110 30
Surface water pollution Pollution 118 25
Aquaculture Biological resource use/modification 1 1
Commercial hunting Biological resource use/modification 38 11
Commercial wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 0 0
Crop production Biological resource use/modification 79 19
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Biological resource use/modification 93 29
Forestry /wood production Biological resource use/modification 88 22
Land conversion Biological resource use/modification 382 68
Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Biological resource use/modification 219 39
Subsistence hunting Biological resource use/modification 27 11
Subsistence wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 2 2
Mining Physical resource extraction 310 56
Oil and gas Physical resource extraction 126 31
Quarrying Physical resource extraction 28 11
Water (extraction) Physical resource extraction 49 15
Dust Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Micro-organisms Local conditions affecting physical fabric 10 3
Pests Local conditions affecting physical fabric 1 1
Radiation/light Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Relative humidity Local conditions affecting physical fabric 38 17
Temperature Local conditions affecting physical fabric 7 5
Water (rain/water table) Local conditions affecting physical fabric 166 48
Wind Local conditions affecting physical fabric 33 11
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 297 61
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Social/cultural uses of heritage 521 139
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting Social/cultural uses of heritage 17 5
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses Social/cultural uses of heritage 21 6
Society's valuing of heritage Social/cultural uses of heritage 40 15
Civil unrest Other human activities 236 28
Deliberate destruction of heritage Other human activities 198 50
Illegal activities Other human activities 714 115
Military training Other human activities 3 3
Terrorism Other human activities 1 1
War Other human activities 171 28
Changes to oceanic waters Climate change and severe weather events 13 3
Desertification Climate change and severe weather events 9 2
Drought Climate change and severe weather events 25 5
Flooding Climate change and severe weather events 79 21
Other climate change impacts Climate change and severe weather events 36 13
Storms Climate change and severe weather events 73 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 74 29
Erosion and siltation/ deposition Sudden ecological or geological events 135 30
Fire (widlfires) Sudden ecological or geological events 67 17
Tsunami/tidal wave Sudden ecological or geological events 3 2
Volcanic eruption Sudden ecological or geological events 7 4
Hyper-abundant species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 2 2
Invasive / alien freshwater species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 47 10
Invasive / alien marine species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 20 4
Invasive/alien terrestrial species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 113 29
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 304 91
Governance Management and institutional factors 112 31
High impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 44 18
Human resources Management and institutional factors 276 88
Legal framework Management and institutional factors 360 112
Low impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 1 1
Management activities Management and institutional factors 395 99
Management systems/ management plan Management and institutional factors 1849 364
Threats by year (SOC reports)*
Threats* Year
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Buildings and Development
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Commercial development 1 2 4 4 14 11 5 5 4 6 5 1 3 3 5 5 6 3 8 9
Housing 21 23 21 17 37 47 37 46 60 58 71 55 64 52 54 52 50 48 58 50
Industrial areas 2 1 1 2 4 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 3 2 3 2 1 4 1 3
Interpretative and visitation facilities 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 6 5 7 3 8 7 3 9 16 13 22 18 23 13 15 21 14 23 20 22
Transportation Infrastructure
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Air transport infrastructure 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 7 6 4 1 3 10 8 6 7 10 15 8 14 4 7 4 6 8 8 8
Ground transport infrastructure 22 26 30 17 23 32 16 21 28 28 28 23 27 24 26 26 30 31 38 29
Marine transport infrastructure 3 3 5 3 3 5 1 1 2 6 7 7 8 8 7 7 6 7 8 7
Underground transport infrastructure 0 1 0 0 4 3 1 0 1 2 3 3 5 2 4 2 3 5 7 7
Services Infrastructures
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Localised utilities 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 4 2 1 3 3 4
Major linear utilities 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 1 1 0 1 2 3 3 3 0 3 0
Renewable energy facilities 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 0 3 1 2 3 4 6 5 4 5
Water infrastructure 5 4 7 4 6 7 10 9 13 12 10 14 11 15 13 14 15 17 19 15
Pollution
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Air pollution 2 1 2 2 2 2 1 3 1 2 1 4 0 3 0 3 1 2 1 3
Ground water pollution 1 1 0 0 0 2 2 2 1 2 2 1 2 2 3 2 3 1 2 0
Input of excess energy 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 1 2 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 1 1 0 2 0
Solid waste 1 3 2 1 2 8 8 7 10 7 5 8 5 7 6 5 7 6 6 6
Surface water pollution 5 7 5 3 5 4 3 5 4 7 3 6 7 8 7 8 8 7 8 8
Biological resource use/modification
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 1 0
Commercial hunting 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
Crop production 1 2 3 1 1 2 7 10 11 3 4 3 6 3 2 4 5 1 7 3
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources 4 5 3 4 5 8 4 4 4 5 4 3 3 3 6 5 3 7 6 7
Forestry /wood production 5 6 5 1 6 2 4 6 4 5 6 4 0 4 3 3 5 5 8 6
Land conversion 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 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 2 4 1 1 1 2 0 2 0 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 1
Subsistence wild plant collection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Physical resource extraction
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Mining 9 14 15 10 10 9 12 14 12 13 16 18 17 20 18 20 20 22 20 21
Oil and gas 4 3 6 4 5 5 3 3 3 6 6 6 8 8 10 11 7 11 7 10
Quarrying 1 2 2 2 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 2 2 2 4
Water (extraction) 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
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
Micro-organisms 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
Pests 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
Relative humidity 2 3 2 2 3 4 1 2 3 2 3 2 3 1 0 1 1 1 1 1
Temperature 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Water (rain/water table) 4 5 6 4 11 17 7 9 10 8 9 7 9 9 11 7 8 6 12 7
Wind 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
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 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 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 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 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses 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 1 1 2 3 2 3 1 1 1 1 3 2 3 2 0 1 0 4 3 6
Other human activities
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Civil unrest 6 6 6 3 11 15 11 12 13 13 12 13 13 13 13 13 16 16 17 14
Deliberate destruction of heritage 3 4 5 4 8 12 9 8 10 14 18 14 13 12 12 10 10 10 12 10
Illegal activities 20 28 27 19 31 44 30 34 41 35 44 34 42 41 37 44 38 43 43 39
Military training 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Terrorism 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
War 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
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 2 1 2 2 2 1 2 1
Desertification 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 1 0 1 2 2 1 0 2 2 3 1 3 1 2 2 2
Flooding 1 2 0 1 3 2 3 6 5 5 4 4 4 7 6 4 7 4 7 4
Other climate change impacts 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 4 3 3 2 3 4 4
Storms 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 2 1 1 1 0 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 0
Sudden ecological or geological events
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Avalanche/ landslide 0 1 1 1 4 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 0 1 0 1 0
Earthquake 4 3 5 1 3 4 4 4 5 4 5 4 5 8 2 3 1 3 2 4
Erosion and siltation/ deposition 3 4 3 2 3 7 7 7 9 3 10 5 10 7 9 8 10 8 12 8
Fire (widlfires) 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 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Volcanic eruption 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
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 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Invasive / alien freshwater species 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 1 2 2 2 2
Invasive/alien terrestrial species 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
Translocated species 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Management and institutional factors
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Financial resources 12 11 14 10 24 26 11 15 18 17 16 15 18 16 10 15 9 15 15 17
Governance 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 2 0 2 1 0 4 2 1 1 3 2 3 3 3 4 2 2 3 3 3
Human resources 5 4 10 6 26 21 11 15 18 11 19 9 16 13 13 13 13 15 20 18
Legal framework 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 1 0 0
Management activities 18 12 14 13 17 13 11 13 16 20 25 20 25 24 23 27 25 25 30 24
Management systems/ management plan 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.