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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%
Threats*
Threats Group of Threats SOC reports Properties
Commercial development Buildings and Development 95 33
Housing Buildings and Development 871 189
Industrial areas Buildings and Development 31 11
Interpretative and visitation facilities Buildings and Development 132 55
Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Buildings and Development 246 75
Air transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 31 12
Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 136 50
Ground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 496 120
Marine transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 97 26
Underground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 46 14
Localised utilities Services Infrastructures 27 17
Major linear utilities Services Infrastructures 76 22
Non-renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 17 5
Renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 43 15
Water infrastructure Services Infrastructures 205 45
Air pollution Pollution 33 13
Ground water pollution Pollution 29 9
Input of excess energy Pollution 26 9
Pollution of marine waters Pollution 15 6
Solid waste Pollution 104 29
Surface water pollution Pollution 110 23
Aquaculture Biological resource use/modification 1 1
Commercial hunting Biological resource use/modification 34 11
Commercial wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 0 0
Crop production Biological resource use/modification 76 19
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Biological resource use/modification 86 29
Forestry /wood production Biological resource use/modification 82 21
Land conversion Biological resource use/modification 357 66
Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Biological resource use/modification 206 37
Subsistence hunting Biological resource use/modification 26 11
Subsistence wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 1 1
Mining Physical resource extraction 289 56
Oil and gas Physical resource extraction 116 31
Quarrying Physical resource extraction 24 9
Water (extraction) Physical resource extraction 46 14
Dust Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Micro-organisms Local conditions affecting physical fabric 10 3
Pests Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Radiation/light Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Relative humidity Local conditions affecting physical fabric 37 17
Temperature Local conditions affecting physical fabric 7 5
Water (rain/water table) Local conditions affecting physical fabric 159 47
Wind Local conditions affecting physical fabric 31 11
Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Social/cultural uses of heritage 42 11
Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Social/cultural uses of heritage 284 61
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Social/cultural uses of heritage 486 134
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting Social/cultural uses of heritage 16 5
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses Social/cultural uses of heritage 19 6
Society's valuing of heritage Social/cultural uses of heritage 34 14
Civil unrest Other human activities 222 28
Deliberate destruction of heritage Other human activities 188 50
Illegal activities Other human activities 675 115
Military training Other human activities 3 3
Terrorism Other human activities 1 1
War Other human activities 148 28
Changes to oceanic waters Climate change and severe weather events 12 3
Desertification Climate change and severe weather events 8 2
Drought Climate change and severe weather events 23 5
Flooding Climate change and severe weather events 75 21
Other climate change impacts Climate change and severe weather events 32 11
Storms Climate change and severe weather events 70 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 70 28
Erosion and siltation/ deposition Sudden ecological or geological events 127 30
Fire (widlfires) Sudden ecological or geological events 62 16
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 43 10
Invasive / alien marine species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 18 4
Invasive/alien terrestrial species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 104 29
Modified genetic material Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 0 0
Translocated species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 13 2
Financial resources Management and institutional factors 287 90
Governance Management and institutional factors 94 26
High impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 41 17
Human resources Management and institutional factors 258 86
Legal framework Management and institutional factors 329 109
Low impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 1 1
Management activities Management and institutional factors 371 96
Management systems/ management plan Management and institutional factors 1732 348
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
Buildings and Development
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Commercial development 1 2 4 4 14 11 5 5 4 6 5 1 3 3 5 5 6 3 8
Housing 21 23 21 17 37 47 37 46 60 58 71 55 64 52 54 52 50 48 58
Industrial areas 2 1 1 2 4 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 3 2 3 2 1 4 1
Interpretative and visitation facilities 1 4 8 4 10 8 8 5 7 6 9 4 8 6 6 7 8 10 13
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
Transportation Infrastructure
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Air transport infrastructure 0 0 1 1 2 2 1 2 2 1 4 0 2 2 2 1 2 3 3
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
Ground transport infrastructure 22 26 30 17 23 32 16 21 28 28 28 23 27 24 26 26 30 31 38
Marine transport infrastructure 3 3 5 3 3 5 1 1 2 6 7 7 8 8 7 7 6 7 8
Underground transport infrastructure 0 1 0 0 4 3 1 0 1 2 3 3 5 2 4 2 3 5 7
Services Infrastructures
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Localised utilities 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 4 2 1 3 3
Major linear utilities 4 3 5 3 6 6 3 3 4 3 4 1 3 4 4 5 6 3 6
Non-renewable energy facilities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 2 3 3 3 0 3
Renewable energy facilities 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 0 3 1 2 3 4 6 5 4
Water infrastructure 5 4 7 4 6 7 10 9 13 12 10 14 11 15 13 14 15 17 19
Pollution
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Air pollution 2 1 2 2 2 2 1 3 1 2 1 4 0 3 0 3 1 2 1
Ground water pollution 1 1 0 0 0 2 2 2 1 2 2 1 2 2 3 2 3 1 2
Input of excess energy 1 1 1 1 2 5 1 2 1 3 1 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 1
Pollution of marine waters 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 1 1 0 2
Solid waste 1 3 2 1 2 8 8 7 10 7 5 8 5 7 6 5 7 6 6
Surface water pollution 5 7 5 3 5 4 3 5 4 7 3 6 7 8 7 8 8 7 8
Biological resource use/modification
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Aquaculture 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Commercial hunting 1 1 1 1 3 2 1 1 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 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
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources 4 5 3 4 5 8 4 4 4 5 4 3 3 3 6 5 3 7 6
Forestry /wood production 5 6 5 1 6 2 4 6 4 5 6 4 0 4 3 3 5 5 8
Land conversion 9 13 15 9 18 11 9 14 17 17 22 20 22 22 23 26 29 27 34
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
Subsistence hunting 1 1 1 2 4 1 1 1 2 0 2 0 1 1 2 1 2 1 2
Subsistence wild plant collection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Physical resource extraction
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Mining 9 14 15 10 10 9 12 14 12 13 16 18 17 20 18 20 20 22 20
Oil and gas 4 3 6 4 5 5 3 3 3 6 6 6 8 8 10 11 7 11 7
Quarrying 1 2 2 2 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 2 2 2
Water (extraction) 1 2 3 2 1 2 1 2 2 2 3 4 2 2 2 5 2 3 5
Local conditions affecting physical fabric
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Dust 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
Pests 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Radiation/light 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
Temperature 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 2 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
Wind 1 0 0 1 1 2 1 4 3 1 3 3 2 1 2 2 1 2 1
Social/cultural uses of heritage
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
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
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
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation 17 17 19 20 29 29 21 30 36 24 27 19 21 28 22 35 25 33 34
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 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
Society's valuing of heritage 1 1 2 3 2 3 1 1 1 1 3 2 3 2 0 1 0 4 3
Other human activities
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Civil unrest 6 6 6 3 11 15 11 12 13 13 12 13 13 13 13 13 16 16 17
Deliberate destruction of heritage 3 4 5 4 8 12 9 8 10 14 18 14 13 12 12 10 10 10 12
Illegal activities 20 28 27 19 31 44 30 34 41 35 44 34 42 41 37 44 38 43 43
Military training 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Terrorism 1 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
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
Changes to oceanic waters 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 2 2 1 2
Desertification 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0
Drought 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 2 1 0 2 2 3 1 3 1 2 2
Flooding 1 2 0 1 3 2 3 6 5 5 4 4 4 7 6 4 7 4 7
Other climate change impacts 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 4 3 3 2 3 4
Storms 11 11 1 1 3 2 0 2 1 2 2 2 6 4 5 6 4 3 4
Temperature change 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 1
Sudden ecological or geological events
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Avalanche/ landslide 0 1 1 1 4 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 0 1 0 1
Earthquake 4 3 5 1 3 4 4 4 5 4 5 4 5 8 2 3 1 3 2
Erosion and siltation/ deposition 3 4 3 2 3 7 7 7 9 3 10 5 10 7 9 8 10 8 12
Fire (widlfires) 3 4 3 3 2 2 2 3 3 2 3 4 4 2 6 3 5 3 5
Tsunami/tidal wave 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 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
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
Hyper-abundant species 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Invasive / alien freshwater species 1 2 2 1 4 2 2 3 3 2 3 1 3 3 1 4 1 4 1
Invasive / alien marine species 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 1 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
Modified genetic material 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
Management and institutional factors
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Financial resources 12 11 14 10 24 26 11 15 18 17 16 15 18 16 10 15 9 15 15
Governance 0 0 0 1 3 3 2 3 3 5 6 7 6 8 7 8 8 13 11
High impact research / monitoring activities 2 0 2 1 0 4 2 1 1 3 2 3 3 3 4 2 2 3 3
Human resources 5 4 10 6 26 21 11 15 18 11 19 9 16 13 13 13 13 15 20
Legal framework 6 6 6 6 21 26 15 17 12 15 13 18 19 23 24 23 21 28 30
Low impact research / monitoring activities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Management activities 18 12 14 13 17 13 11 13 16 20 25 20 25 24 23 27 25 25 30
Management systems/ management plan 68 58 66 54 97 100 84 84 99 96 104 95 108 96 106 101 95 113 108
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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.