Table 5. Impact assessment of biodiversity policy scenarios in Malta

LUFCI Scenarios
1. Low protection 2. Medium protection 3. High protection
Average IA score Average IA score Average IA score
SOC1:
Cultural heritage and national
identity value
-1.4 0.4 1.4
SOC2:
Physical and mental well-being
-1.6 1 2.2
SOC3:
Employment generation
-1 0.5 1.5
ECO1:
Housing and workplace provision
2 0.2 -2
ECO2:
Competitiveness and productivity
-1.4 0.8 2.2
ECO3:
Transport provision and access
-0.5 0.5 1
ENV1:
Water status
-3 1.2 2.6
ENV2:
Biodiversity
-2.8 1.4 3
ENV3:
Environmental quality
-2 1 2.2