How many giant pandas exist today?

Answer Giant pandas were added to the endangered species list in the 1980s, largely due to their loss of habitat, which now covers just a few mountainous provinces of southwestern China. By a current esti... Read More »

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How many giant pandas are in captivity?

China tightly regulates the number of giant pandas in captivity abroad. As of 2007 there were 239 giant pandas in captivity in China and another 27 in captivity in other nations, including 12 in th... Read More »

How many giant pandas are left in the world?

A 2004 survey of wild giant pandas found that there were approximately 1,600 pandas remaining in the wild, a number that has remained relatively stable as of 2009. Reports of the number of pandas i... Read More »

How many giant pandas still live in the wild?

The San Diego Zoo states that an estimated 1,600 giant pandas still exist in the wild in different parts of China, as of 2010. The panda faces extinction because of hunting pressures, loss of habit... Read More »

How many giant pandas were there 10 years ago?

No precise numbers exist for the turn of the 21st century, because pandas are elusive and hard to track. Researchers have conducted just three official panda counts since the 1970s. The 2004 count ... Read More »