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Overall Rank: 90

United States is ranked 90 out of 221 EEZs.

Overall Score

70
The overall Ocean Health Index score for United States ranks #90 among 221 EEZs.

Likely Future State

Overall

1%

Global

10%

The near term future state of United States is estimated at roughly 1% compared to a global estimate of ~ 10%. The estimate of future state is a function of 4 dimensions: Status, Pressures and Resilience components and 5-year trend of Status components.
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DATA

This countries overall score is the average of the scores for each of the 10 goals.

Below are the the scores for each goal and sub-goal.

All scores are out of 100.

Click on a goal to see how they are calculated.

GOAL
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RANK
MORE INFO
globe Overall Score
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Food Provision 74 30
Wild Caught Fisheries 77 21
Mariculture 1 43
Artisanal Fishing Opportunities 100 8
Natural Products 41 65
Carbon Storage 62 116
Coastal Protection 74 125
Coastal Livelihoods & Economies 78 133
Livelihoods 56 173
Economies 100 92
Tourism & Recreation 45 102
Sense of Place 71 93
Iconic Species 68 78
Lasting Special Places 75 91
Clean Waters 73 59
Biodiversity 79 193
Species 84 117
Habitats 75 192

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The OHI results are shown on the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) of each coastal country, an area that extends 200 nautical miles (370 KM) offshore from the country’s coast. For countries with multiple and separate coastlines, EEZs were grouped based on country, latitude, habitation, and ocean basin.

When a goal is not relevant to a specific region, no value (N/A) is shown and that goal is not included in calculation of the region's overall Index score.