Pitcairn Iss Environment - 2021


SOURCE: 2021 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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Environment - current issues

deforestation (only a small portion of the original forest remains because of burning and clearing for settlement)

Climate

tropical; hot and humid; modified by southeast trade winds; rainy season (November to March)

Land use

agricultural land: 0% (2011 est.)

forest: 74.5% (2018 est.)

other: 25.5% (2018 est.)

Urbanization

urban population: 0% of total population (2012)

rate of urbanization: NA

Major infectious diseases

degree of risk: high (2020)

food or waterborne diseases: bacterial diarrhea

vectorborne diseases: malaria

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