The Zoo in Numbers

The Zoo in Numbers


All figures are valid as of December 31, 2017.

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, 2017, Prague Zoo kept:

568 species listed as endangered on the IUCN Red List
270 CITES species listed in Annex A to the relevant Council Regulation (EC) (ban on international trade)
61 species included in European Endangered Species Programs (EEPs)
48 species registered in international studbooks (ISB)
67 species registered in European studbooks (ESB)
41 species of animals that enjoy special protection in the Czech Republic

 

Total 5,017 specimens 684 species
Mammals 1,101 162
Birds 1,742 300
Reptiles 1,072 139
Amphibians 147 13
Fishes and cartilaginous fishes 855 33
Invertebrates 97 37

 

In 2017, Prague Zoo successfully breared:

Total 1,262 young
Mammals 420
Birds 538
Reptiles 304
Fishes 10

 

Daily consumption of some of the feeds used in 2017:

Bananas 16 kg
Carrots 216 kg
Lettuce 48 kg
Grapes 8 kg
Apples 108 kg
Worms 3 l
Grasshoppers 407 pcs
Crickets 5 l
Hay 1650 kg
Branches 1 container
Cereals 480 kg
Oat 22 kg
Freshwater fishes 146 kg
Meat 264 kg
Sea fishes 44 kg
Mouses 500 pcs