Japan


443 (80th) 21
221 96
356 175


IUCN Red List Status

4
0
50 (20th)
12% (27th)
6
11
33
34
355
0

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

Japan at a glance

Capital

Tokyo

Area

377,915 km2

BirdLife Partner

Wild Bird Society of Japan

Species

Total number of birds 443
Globally threatened birds 50
Country endemics 21

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 194
Total IBA area 29,294,505 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 7



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2022) Country profile: Japan. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/japan. Checked: 2022-05-28