Bengal tigers often live in the dense jungles of Asian countries like India and China, while Siberian tigers are found in Russia.
White tigers are generally Bengal tigers born with a genetic defect that prevents the orange pigmentation for which tigers are typically known.
Which country has the most tigers?
How many white tigers are there in the world?
200 white tigers
How rare are white tigers?
White tigers are simply a novelty with no conservation value at all. They’re very rare in the wild for a reason, possibly as few as 1 in 10,000 wild tiger births. They’re a bad genetic mutation that Mother Nature eliminates.
How many white tigers are left in the world 2019?
Today there are no white tigers in the wild. The last one was shot by a trophy hunter in 1958. There are 200 white tigers in captivity, the product of nine generations of inbreeding. The market value of a white tiger cub remains at previous levels – and the breeding continues.