Japan


441 (80th) 21
221 97
357 174


IUCN Red List Status

4
0
50 (20th)
12% (28th)
6
12
32
33
354
0

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

Japan at a glance

Land area

377,915 km2

BirdLife Partner

Wild Bird Society of Japan

Species

Total number of birds 441
Globally threatened birds 50
Country endemics 21

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 194
Total IBA area 293,135 km2
IBA area as % of land area 78%

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 7



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2024) Country profile: Japan. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/country/japan on 28/02/2024.