Australia


723 (33rd) 353
501 106
231 146


IUCN Red List Status

7
0
52 (20th)
8% (48th)
5
25
22
32
632
0

The numbers in brackets refer to the country's rank when compared to other countries and territories globally.

Australia at a glance

Capital

Canberra

Area

7,741,220 km2

BirdLife Partner

BirdLife Australia

Species

Total number of birds 723
Globally threatened birds 52
Country endemics 353

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 310
Total IBA area 43,840,020 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 15



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2019) Country profile: Australia. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/australia. Checked: 2019-09-21