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Number of gorillas

How many gorillas are there?

108000

Unfortunately, in comparison with other species, the number of gorillas in the world has recently decreased.  According to Wikipedia, there are over 108000 gorillas in the world. There are different gorilla subspecies: 100,000 western lowland gorillas exist in the wild, and 4,000 in zoos; 4000 eastern lowland gorillas live in the wild and 24 in zoos, while mountain gorillas live only in the wild, in number of 620.  There are no mountain gorillas in zoos.  Mountain gorillas live in Virunga mountains of East central Africa.  The gorillas are classified according to some important criteria like density, size, hair color, length, culture, and facial widths.

This fact is verified on : May 15, 2013.





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