African elephant populations and densities, 2007


Circle areas are proportional to surveyed population estimates. Protected areas in elephant range are outlined in yellow.



0.0 - 0.5 per sq. km
0.5 - 2.5 per sq. km
2.5 - 6.0 per sq. km


Data Source:

IUCN African Elephant Specialist Group, 2012


Map produced by:

Dr. Iain Douglas-Hamilton
Save The Elephants
Rob Heittman