Tigers in Vietnam and the world

In 2000, there were an estimated 100 wild tigers in Vietnam. In 2011, an estimated 30 tigers remained in the wild.

Worldwide, around 3,200 tigers were in the wild in 2011.

From 1900 to 2011, the tiger population in the world decreased by 97 percent.

Source: Viet Nam News/ANN, “Vietnam’s tiger population hits crisis point,” Straits Times, August 1, 2011.