List of uninhabited regions

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The list of uninhabited regions includes a number of places around the globe. The list changes year over year as human beings migrate into formerly uninhabited regions, or migrate out of formerly inhabited regions.

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As a group, the list of uninhabited places are called the "nonecumene". This is a special geography term which means the uninhabited area of the world.[1]

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  1. ^ Gosh, Ajay Kumar. (2005). Academic Dictionary Of Geology, p. 84.
  2. ^ "Antarctica" at CIA World Factbook (CIA); excerpt, "no indigenous inhabitants, but there are both permanent and summer-only staffed research stations"; retrieved 2013-4-19.
  3. ^ "Ashmore and Cartier Islands" at CIA; excerpt, "no indigenous inhabitants"; retrieved 2013-4-19.
  4. ^ "Baker Island" at CIA; excerpt, "no indigenous inhabitants"; retrieved 2013-4-19.
  5. ^ "Bouvet Island" at CIA; retrieved 2013-4-19.
  6. ^ Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Hashima" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 294.
  7. ^ "Heard and McDonald Islands" at CIA; retrieved 2013-4-19.
  8. ^ "Howland Island" at CIA; excerpt, "no indigenous inhabitants"; retrieved 2013-4-19.
  9. ^ "Jarvis Island" at CIA; excerpt, "no indigenous inhabitants"; retrieved 2013-4-19.
  10. ^ "Kingman Reef" at CIA; excerpt, "no indigenous inhabitants"; retrieved 2013-4-19.
  11. ^ "Navassa Island" at CIA; retrieved 2013-4-19.
  12. ^ "Paracel Islands" at CIA; excerpt, "no indigenous inhabitants"; retrieved 2013-4-19.
  13. ^ "Palmyra Atoll" at CIA; excerpt, "no indigenous inhabitants"; retrieved 2013-4-19.
  14. ^ "Spratly Islands" at CIA; excerpt, "no indigenous inhabitants"; retrieved 2013-4-19.
  15. ^ Tumucumaque National Park A 14Nov2006 Mongabay.com article primarily about a different inhabited area, which however does reliably document this large uninhabited area.