2016 tables: Countries/territories
The 2016 tables are based on Nature Index data from 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2015.
|1||United States of America (USA)||20833.81|
|4||United Kingdom (UK)||3863.63|
|50||United Arab Emirates||15.76|
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The tables were last updated on 7 June 2018 with the most recent institution and article corrections.
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