SOUTH AMERICA

 
Land area: 8,456,510 sq km (5,265,059 sq miles)
Population: 173,790,000 million
No. of indigenous groups: 237
Indigenous Population: 300,000
No. of indigenous languages: 170
No. of Vascular Plants: 55,000
No. Threatened: 1,358
% Threatened: 2.4
No. Endemic: ?
% Endemic: ?
No. of medicinal plants: +1500

 

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