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Christian countries Compared by Environment > Forest area > Sq. km per 1000

DEFINITION: Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees, whether productive or not. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Suriname 295.8 km² 2005
2 Guyana 198.52 km² 2005
3 Gabon 157.85 km² 2005
4 Canada 95.98 km² 2005
5 Australia 80.25 km² 2005
6 Botswana 63.67 km² 2005
7 Bolivia 62.79 km² 2005
8 Belize 60.79 km² 2005
9 Central African Republic 57.45 km² 2005
10 Russia 56.5 km² 2005
11 Papua New Guinea 48.29 km² 2005
12 Finland 42.89 km² 2005
13 Namibia 37.79 km² 2005
14 Zambia 37.01 km² 2005
15 Angola 35.72 km² 2005
16 Paraguay 31.29 km² 2005
17 Sweden 30.49 km² 2005
18 Equatorial Guinea 27.04 km² 2005
19 Brazil 25.66 km² 2005
20 Peru 24.8 km² 2005
21 Democratic Republic of the Congo 24.73 km² 2005
22 Norway 20.3 km² 2005
23 New Zealand 20.1 km² 2005
24 Palau 20.09 km² 2005
25 Venezuela 17.85 km² 2005
26 The Bahamas 15.65 km² 2005
27 Colombia 14.06 km² 2005
28 Zimbabwe 13.8 km² 2005
29 Latvia 12.78 km² 2005
30 Panama 12.76 km² 2005
31 Fiji 12.16 km² 2005
32 Cameroon 11.71 km² 2005
33 United States 10.26 km² 2005
34 Chile 9.87 km² 2005
35 Liberia 9.65 km² 2005
36 Nicaragua 9.51 km² 2005
37 Mozambique 9.17 km² 2005
38 Tanzania 9.08 km² 2005
39 Argentina 8.54 km² 2005
40 Belarus 8.17 km² 2005
41 East Timor 8.12 km² 2005
42 Ecuador 7.88 km² 2005
43 Honduras 6.74 km² 2005
44 Dominica 6.52 km² 2005
45 Georgia 6.33 km² 2005
46 Slovenia 6.32 km² 2005
47 Lithuania 6.15 km² 2005
48 Federated States of Micronesia 5.93 km² 2005
49 Mexico 5.8 km² 2005
50 Bosnia and Herzegovina 5.63 km² 2005
51 Costa Rica 5.53 km² 2005
52 Swaziland 4.9 km² 2005
53 Seychelles 4.83 km² 2005
54 Croatia 4.81 km² 2005
55 Austria 4.69 km² 2005
56 Bulgaria 4.68 km² 2005
57 Uruguay 4.53 km² 2005
58 Spain 4.13 km² 2005
59 Portugal 3.59 km² 2005
60 Slovakia 3.58 km² 2005
61 Greece 3.38 km² 2005
62 Eritrea 3.2 km² 2005
63 Guatemala 3.11 km² 2005
64 American Samoa 3.04 km² 2005
65 Romania 2.94 km² 2005
66 Malawi 2.63 km² 2005
67 Ghana 2.58 km² 2005
68 Cayman Islands 2.47 km² 2005
69 France 2.46 km² 2005
70 Poland 2.41 km² 2005
71 Cuba 2.4 km² 2005
72 Kazakhstan 2.2 km² 2005
73 Ukraine 2.03 km² 2005
74 Liechtenstein 2.01 km² 2005
75 Andorra 1.97 km² 2005
76 Hungary 1.96 km² 2005
77 South Africa 1.95 km² 2005
78 Luxembourg 1.87 km² 2005
79 Cape Verde 1.75 km² 2005
80 Trinidad and Tobago 1.74 km² 2005
81 Ethiopia 1.71 km² 2005
82 Italy 1.7 km² 2005
83 Cyprus 1.69 km² 2005
84 Switzerland 1.64 km² 2005
85 Ireland 1.61 km² 2005
86 Iceland 1.55 km² 2005
87 Dominican Republic 1.47 km² 2005
88 Germany 1.34 km² 2005
89 Jamaica 1.28 km² 2005
90 Uganda 1.26 km² 2005
91 Antigua and Barbuda 1.09 km² 2005
92 Puerto Rico 1.07 km² 2005
93 Kenya 0.984 km² 2005
94 Armenia 0.939 km² 2005
95 Denmark 0.923 km² 2005
96 Moldova 0.915 km² 2005
97 Philippines 0.835 km² 2005
98 Nigeria 0.794 km² 2005
99 Belgium 0.637 km² 2005
100 Rwanda 0.509 km² 2005
101 El Salvador 0.491 km² 2005
102 United Kingdom 0.472 km² 2005
103 Tonga 0.396 km² 2005
104 Grenada 0.389 km² 2005
105 Netherlands 0.224 km² 2005
106 Burundi 0.196 km² 2005
107 Bermuda 0.156 km² 2005
108 Haiti 0.113 km² 2005
109 Barbados 0.0731 km² 2005
110 Lesotho 0.0415 km² 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Forest area > Sq. km per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Christian-countries/Environment/Forest-area/Sq.-km-per-1000

Christian countries Compared by Environment > Forest area > Sq. km per 1000

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Interesting observations about Environment > Forest area > Sq. km per 1000

  • Suriname ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Hot countries in 2005.
  • Canada ranked second for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Christian countries in 2005.
  • Russia ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Europe in 2005.
  • Sudan ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Muslim countries in 2005.
  • Bolivia ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Catholic countries in 2005.
  • Australia ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2005.
  • Finland ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst European Union in 2005.
  • Guyana ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Former British colonies in 2005.
  • Botswana ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Landlocked countries in 2005.
  • Brazil ranked second for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Emerging markets in 2005.
  • Gabon ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2005.
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