The Zoo in Numbers

The Zoo in Numbers


All figures are valid as of December 31, 2015.

General informations

Total zoo area 58 ha
Total exhibit area 50 ha
Number of pavilions 12
Number of exhibits over 150
Number of employees 235

 

As of December 31, 2015, Prague Zoo kept:

144 species listed as endangered on the IUCN Red List (categories “Vulnerable” up to “Extinct in the Wild”)
93 CITES species listed in Annex A to the relevant Council Regulation (EC) (ban on international trade)
59 species included in European Endangered Species Programs (EEPs)
49 species registered in international studbooks (ISB)
62 species registered in European studbooks (ESB)
38 species of animals that enjoy special protection in the Czech Republic

 

Total 4,716 specimens 681 species
Mammals 1,074 167
Birds 1,494 293
Reptiles 987 132
Amphibians 124 14
Fishes 985 43
Cartilaginous fishes 1 1
Invertebrates 51+ 31

 

In 2015, Prague Zoo successfully breared:

Total 1,042 young
Mammals 346
Birds 262
Reptiles 434

 

Daily consumption of some of the feeds used in 2015:

Beef 600 kg
Frozen fish 150 kg
Live fish 110 kg
Rodents 400 units
Insects 8 liters
Eggs 30 units
Hay 1,900 kg
Cereals 560 kg
Carrots 400 kg
Apples 200 kg
Bananas 18 kg
Lettuce 60 units