THAILAND POSITIVE OCEANS
Thailand’s overall Positive Oceans Index score is 5.6, ranking it in 27th place out of 30 countries.
The country has high scores for Marine Biodiversity at 7.6.
Thailand protects 1.5% of its marine estate (i.e. MPAs). It has some of the highest Coastal Tourism Densities at 5'403 tourism by kilometre of coastline and a high Recreational Marine Estate Pressure at 174 people per square kilometre.
At A Glance
Total Marine Estate
Marine Protected Areas
Sustainable Marine Parks
Coastal Tourism Density
Thailand Oceans Scores
diversity of marine species and habitat from recreational perspective
Coastal Tourism Density (number of visitors per coastal kilometre) coastal industries, cruises, waste, water, sanitation.
Recreational Marine Estate Pressure (number of people claiming the marine state by square kilometre) Leisure activities, water sports, etc
Marine Protected Areas (MPAs), fishing impact and conservation legislation