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As of July 2017, there are a total of 1,073 World Heritage Sites located in 167 "States Parties" Of the 1,073 sites, 832 are cultural , 206 are natural and 35 are mixed properties. The countries have been divided by the World Heritage Committee
World Heritage Committee
into five geographic zones: Africa
Africa
, Arab States
Arab States
, Asia and the Pacific , Europe
Europe
and North America , and Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean
Caribbean
. The country with the most number of sites (including sites shared with other countries) is Italy, with 53 entries. The country with the most number of sites by itself alone (excluding sites shared with other countries) is China, with 51 entries.

CONTENTS

* 1 List of World Heritage Sites * 2 Countries with major concentrations of World Heritage Sites * 3 See also * 4 Notes * 5 References * 6 External links

LIST OF WORLD HERITAGE SITES

COUNTRY NATURAL SITES CULTURAL SITES MIXED SITES TOTAL SITES UNESCO
UNESCO
REGION

Afghanistan
Afghanistan

2

2 Asia and the Pacific

Albania
Albania
1 2

3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Algeria
Algeria

6 1 7 Arab States

Andorra
Andorra

1

1 Europe
Europe
and North America

Antigua and Barbuda
Antigua and Barbuda

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Argentina
Argentina
5 6

11 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Armenia
Armenia

2 1 3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Australia
Australia
12 3 4 19 Asia and the Pacific

Austria
Austria
1 9

10 Europe
Europe
and North America

Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan

2

2 Europe
Europe
and North America

Bahrain
Bahrain

2

2 Arab States

Bangladesh
Bangladesh
1 2

3 Asia and the Pacific

Barbados
Barbados

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Belarus
Belarus
1 3

4 Europe
Europe
and North America

Belgium
Belgium
1 12

13 Europe
Europe
and North America

Belize
Belize
1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Benin
Benin
1 1

2 Africa

Bolivia
Bolivia
1 6

7 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosnia and Herzegovina

3

3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Botswana
Botswana
1 1

2 Africa

Brazil
Brazil
7 14

21 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Bulgaria
Bulgaria
2 7

9 Europe
Europe
and North America

Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso
1 1

2 Africa

Cambodia
Cambodia

3

3 Asia and the Pacific

Cameroon
Cameroon
2

2 Africa

Canada
Canada
10 8

18 Europe
Europe
and North America

Cape Verde
Cape Verde

1

1 Africa

Central African Republic
Central African Republic
2

2 Africa

Chad
Chad
1

1 2 Africa

Chile
Chile

6

6 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

China
China
12 36 4 52 Asia and the Pacific

Colombia
Colombia
2 6

8 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Congo 1

1 Africa

Costa Rica
Costa Rica
3 1

4 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Côte d\'Ivoire 3 1

4 Africa

Croatia
Croatia
2 8

10 Europe
Europe
and North America

Cuba
Cuba
2 7

9 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Cyprus
Cyprus

3

3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Czech Republic
Czech Republic

12

12 Europe
Europe
and North America

Democratic People\'s Republic of Korea

2

2 Asia and the Pacific

Democratic Republic of the Congo
Republic of the Congo
5

5 Africa

Denmark
Denmark
3 5

8 Europe
Europe
and North America

Dominica
Dominica
1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Ecuador
Ecuador
2 3

5 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Egypt
Egypt
1 6

7 Arab States

El Salvador
El Salvador

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Estonia
Estonia

2

2 Europe
Europe
and North America

Ethiopia
Ethiopia
1 8

9 Africa

Finland
Finland
1 6

7 Europe
Europe
and North America

Fiji
Fiji

1

1 Asia and the Pacific

France
France
3 38 1 43 Europe
Europe
and North America

Gabon
Gabon

1 1 Africa

Gambia

2

2 Africa

Georgia

3

3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Germany
Germany
3 38

42 Europe
Europe
and North America

Ghana
Ghana

2

2 Africa

Greece
Greece

16 2 18 Europe
Europe
and North America

Guatemala
Guatemala

2 1 3 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Guinea
Guinea
1

1 Africa

Haiti
Haiti

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Holy See

2

2 Europe
Europe
and North America

Honduras
Honduras
1 1

2 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Hungary
Hungary
1 7

8 Europe
Europe
and North America

Iceland
Iceland
1 1

2 Europe
Europe
and North America

India
India
7 27 1 36 Asia and the Pacific

Indonesia
Indonesia
4 4

8 Asia and the Pacific

Iran
Iran
1 21

22 Asia and the Pacific

Iraq
Iraq

4 1 5 Arab States

Ireland

2

2 Europe
Europe
and North America

Israel
Israel

9

9 Europe
Europe
and North America
North America

Italy
Italy
5 48

53 Europe
Europe
and North America

Jamaica
Jamaica

1 1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Japan
Japan
4 17

21 Asia and the Pacific

Jerusalem (Site proposed by Jordan)

1

1 Arab States

Jordan
Jordan

4 1 5 Arab States

Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan
2 3

5 Asia and the Pacific

Kenya
Kenya
3 3

6 Africa

Kiribati
Kiribati
1

1 Asia and the Pacific

Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan
1 2

3 Asia and the Pacific

Laos
Laos

2

2 Asia and the Pacific

Latvia
Latvia

2

2 Europe
Europe
and North America

Lebanon
Lebanon

5

5 Arab States

Lesotho
Lesotho

1 1 Africa

Libya
Libya

5

5 Arab States

Lithuania
Lithuania

4

4 Europe
Europe
and North America

Luxembourg
Luxembourg

1

1 Europe
Europe
and North America

Macedonia

1 1 Europe
Europe
and North America

Madagascar
Madagascar
2 1

3 Africa

Malawi
Malawi
1 1

2 Africa

Malaysia
Malaysia
2 2

4 Asia and the Pacific

Mali
Mali

3 1 4 Africa

Malta
Malta

3

3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Marshall Islands

1

1 Asia and the Pacific

Mauritania
Mauritania
1 1

2 Arab States

Mauritius
Mauritius

2

2 Africa

Mexico
Mexico
6 27 1 34 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Moldova
Moldova

1

1 Europe
Europe
and North America

Micronesia

2

2 Asia and the Pacific

Mongolia
Mongolia
1 3

4 Asia and the Pacific

Montenegro
Montenegro
1 3

4 Europe
Europe
and North America

Morocco
Morocco

9

9 Arab States

Mozambique
Mozambique

1

1 Africa

Myanmar
Myanmar

1

1 Asia and the Pacific

Namibia
Namibia
1 1

2 Africa

Nepal
Nepal
2 2

4 Asia and the Pacific

Netherlands
Netherlands
1 9

10 Europe
Europe
and North America

New Zealand
New Zealand
2

1 3 Asia and the Pacific

Nicaragua
Nicaragua

2

2 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Niger
Niger
3 1

4 Africa

Nigeria
Nigeria

2

2 Africa

Norway
Norway
1 7

8 Europe
Europe
and North America

Oman
Oman

4

4 Arab States

Pakistan
Pakistan

6

6 Asia and the Pacific

Palau
Palau

1 1 Asia and the Pacific

Palestine

2

2 Arab States

Panama
Panama
3 2

5 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Papua New Guinea
Guinea

1

1 Asia and the Pacific

Paraguay
Paraguay

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Peru
Peru
2 8 2 12 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Philippines
Philippines
3 3

6 Asia and the Pacific

Poland
Poland
1 14

15 Europe
Europe
and North America

Portugal
Portugal
1 14

15 Europe
Europe
and North America

Qatar
Qatar

1

1 Arab States

Republic of Korea 1 11

12 Asia and the Pacific

Romania
Romania
1 6

7 Europe
Europe
and North America

Russia
Russia
11 17

28 Europe
Europe
and North America

Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Kitts and Nevis

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia
1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

San Marino
San Marino

1

1 Europe
Europe
and North America

Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia

4

4 Arab States

Senegal
Senegal
2 5

7 Africa

Serbia
Serbia

5

5 Europe
Europe
and North America

Seychelles
Seychelles
2

2 Africa

Singapore
Singapore

1

1 Asia and the Pacific

Slovakia
Slovakia
2 5

7 Europe
Europe
and North America

Slovenia
Slovenia
1 2

3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Solomon Islands
Solomon Islands
1

1 Asia and the Pacific

South Africa
Africa
3 4 1 8 Africa

Spain
Spain
3 40 2 46 Europe
Europe
and North America

Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka
2 6

8 Asia and the Pacific

Sudan
Sudan
1 2

3 Arab States

Suriname
Suriname
1 1

2 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Sweden
Sweden
1 13 1 15 Europe
Europe
and North America

Switzerland
Switzerland
3 9

12 Europe
Europe
and North America

Syria
Syria

6

6 Arab States

Tajikistan
Tajikistan
1 1

2 Asia and the Pacific

Tanzania
Tanzania
3 3 1 7 Africa

Thailand
Thailand
2 3

5 Asia and the Pacific

Togo
Togo

1

1 Africa

Tunisia
Tunisia
1 7

8 Arab States

Turkey
Turkey

14 2 16 Europe
Europe
and North America

Turkmenistan
Turkmenistan

3

3 Asia and the Pacific

Uganda
Uganda
2 1

3 Africa

Ukraine
Ukraine
1 6

7 Europe
Europe
and North America

United Kingdom
United Kingdom
4 26 1 31 Europe
Europe
and North America

United States
United States
12 10 1 23 Europe
Europe
and North America

United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates

1

1 Arab States

Uruguay
Uruguay

2

2 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan
1 4

5 Asia and the Pacific

Vanuatu
Vanuatu

1

1 Asia and the Pacific

Venezuela
Venezuela
1 2

3 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Vietnam
Vietnam
2 5 1 8 Asia and the Pacific

Yemen
Yemen
1 3

4 Arab States

Zambia
Zambia
1

1 Africa

Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe
2 3

5 Africa

(less Transboundary Sites) 14 18 2 34

TOTAL 206 832 35 1 073 167 STATE PARTIES

COUNTRIES WITH MAJOR CONCENTRATIONS OF WORLD HERITAGE SITES

Note: this overview lists only countries with ten or more World Heritage Sites.

* Purple: nations with 50 or more heritage sites * Brown: nations with 40 to 49 heritage sites * Light brown: nations with 30 to 39 heritage sites * Orange: nations with 20 to 29 heritage sites * Blue: nations with 15 to 19 heritage sites * Green: nations with 10 to 14 heritage sites

SEE ALSO

* World Heritage Site
World Heritage Site
* List of World Heritage Sites * List of World Heritage Sites in Africa
Africa
* List of World Heritage Sites in North America
North America
* List of World Heritage Sites in Central America * List of World Heritage Sites in the Caribbean
Caribbean
* List of World Heritage Sites in South America * List of World Heritage Sites in Northern and Central Asia * List of World Heritage Sites in Western Asia * List of World Heritage Sites in Eastern Asia * List of World Heritage Sites in Southern Asia * List of World Heritage Sites in Southeast Asia * List of World Heritage Sites in Northern Europe
Europe
* List of World Heritage Sites in Western Europe
Europe
* List of World Heritage Sites in Eastern Europe
Europe
* List of World Heritage Sites in Southern Europe
Europe
* List of World Heritage Sites in Oceania * List of World Heritage in Danger
List of World Heritage in Danger
* List of conservation topics

NOTES

* ^ A B C D E F The natural site Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
Europe
is shared between Albania, Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Germany, Italy, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, and Ukraine. * ^ A B The cultural site Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: San Ignacio Mini, Santa Ana, Nuestra Señora de Loreto and Santa Maria Mayor (Argentina), Ruins of Sao Miguel das Missoes (Brazil) is shared between Argentina
Argentina
and Brazil. * ^ A B C D E F G The cultural site The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement is shared between Argentina, Belgium, France, Germany, India, Japan, and Switzerland. * ^ A B C D E F The cultural site Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System is shared between Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador
Ecuador
and Peru. * ^ A B The cultural site Fertö / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape is shared between Austria
Austria
and Hungary. * ^ A B C D E F The cultural site Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps is shared between Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia and Switzerland. * ^ A B The natural site Belovezhskaya Pushcha / Białowieża Forest is shared between Belarus
Belarus
and Poland. * ^ A B C D E F G H I J The cultural site Struve Geodetic Arc is shared among Belarus, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Moldova, Russia, Sweden, and Ukraine. * ^ A B The cultural site Belfries of Belgium
Belgium
and France
France
is shared between Belgium
Belgium
and France. * ^ A B C The natural site W-Arly-Pendjari Complex is shared between Benin, Burkina Faso, and Niger. * ^ A B C The cultural site Stecci : Medivial Tombstones is shared between Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia. * ^ A B C The natural site Sangha Trinational is shared between Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo( The Republic of). * ^ A B The natural sites Kluane / Wrangell-St Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek and Waterton Glacier International Peace Park are shared between Canada
Canada
and the United States. * ^ A B C The cultural site Silk Roads: the Routes Network of Chang'an-Tianshan Corridor is shared between China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan. * ^ A B The natural site Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park is shared between Costa Rica
Costa Rica
and Panama. * ^ A B The natural site Mount Nimba Strict Nature
Nature
Reserve is shared between Côte d'Ivoire and Guinea. * ^ A B The natural site High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago is shared between Finland
Finland
and Sweden. * ^ A B The mixed site Pyrénées - Mont Perdu is shared between France
France
and Spain. * ^ A B The cultural site Stone Circles of Senegambia is shared between Gambia and Senegal. * ^ A B The natural site The Wadden Sea is shared between Germany and the Netherlands. * ^ A B The cultural site Frontiers of the Roman Empire is shared between Germany
Germany
and the United Kingdom. * ^ A B The cultural site Muskauer Park / Park Mużakowski is shared between Germany
Germany
and Poland. * ^ In addition, the former cultural site Dresden Elbe Valley has been delisted. * ^ A B The cultural site Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura is shared between the Holy See and Italy. * ^ A B The natural site Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst is shared between Hungary
Hungary
and Slovakia. * ^ A B The natural site Monte San Giorgio is shared between Italy and Switzerland. * ^ A B The cultural site Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes is shared between Italy
Italy
and Switzerland. * ^ "Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls" is listed separately, without State Party, owing to the unresolved nature of its status. For purposes of convenience, it is listed in the "Arab States" UNESCO region, without inference as to it legal or political status therein. * ^ A B C The natural site Western Tien-Shan is shared between Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan. * ^ A B The mixed site Maloti-Drakensberg Park is shared between Lesotho
Lesotho
and South Africa. * ^ A B The cultural site Curonian Spit is shared between Lithuania and Russia. * ^ A B The natural site Uvs Nuur Basin is shared between Mongolia and Russia. * ^ Kathmandu
Kathmandu
Valley has seven groups of monuments -webkit-column-width: 30em; column-width: 30em; list-style-type: decimal;">

* ^ Centre, UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage. " UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage Centre - World Heritage List". whc.unesco.org. Retrieved 29 September 2017. * ^ According to UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage Site, States parties are countries that have signed and ratified the World Heritage Convention. * ^ According to UNESCO, Israel
Israel
is part of Europe
Europe
and North America Region, http://www.unesco.org/new/en/unesco/worldwide/europe-and-north-america/ * ^ "CLT-82/CH/CONF.015/8 - Report of the 1st Extraordinary Session of the Committee". UNESCO
UNESCO
. Retrieved 23 October 2013. * ^ "CC-81/CONF. 008/2 Rev. - Justification for inscription on the List of World Heritage in Danger, 1982: Report of the 6th Session of the Committee". UNESCO
UNESCO
. Retrieved 23 October 2013. * ^ Centre, UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage. " Poland
Poland
- UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage Centre". whc.unesco.org. Retrieved 29 September 2017.

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