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Cold countries Compared by Environment > Forest area > Sq. km > Per capita

DEFINITION: Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees, whether productive or not. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Canada 96.02 km² per 1,000 people 2005
2 Russia 56.51 km² per 1,000 people 2005
3 Bhutan 50.16 km² per 1,000 people 2005
4 Finland 42.89 km² per 1,000 people 2005
5 Mongolia 40.14 km² per 1,000 people 2005
6 Sweden 30.5 km² per 1,000 people 2005
7 Norway 20.3 km² per 1,000 people 2005
8 Estonia 16.97 km² per 1,000 people 2005
9 Latvia 12.78 km² per 1,000 people 2005
10 United States 10.22 km² per 1,000 people 2005
11 Chile 9.89 km² per 1,000 people 2005
12 Belarus 8.07 km² per 1,000 people 2005
13 Slovenia 6.32 km² per 1,000 people 2005
14 Georgia 6.17 km² per 1,000 people 2005
15 Lithuania 6.15 km² per 1,000 people 2005
16 Bosnia and Herzegovina 5.59 km² per 1,000 people 2005
17 Austria 4.69 km² per 1,000 people 2005
18 Slovakia 3.58 km² per 1,000 people 2005
19 Romania 2.94 km² per 1,000 people 2005
20 North Korea 2.75 km² per 1,000 people 2005
21 Czech Republic 2.59 km² per 1,000 people 2005
22 Andorra 2.42 km² per 1,000 people 2005
23 Poland 2.41 km² per 1,000 people 2005
24 Kazakhstan 2.2 km² per 1,000 people 2005
25 Ukraine 2.03 km² per 1,000 people 2005
26 Liechtenstein 2.01 km² per 1,000 people 2005
27 Hungary 1.96 km² per 1,000 people 2005
28 Luxembourg 1.91 km² per 1,000 people 2005
29 Kyrgyzstan 1.69 km² per 1,000 people 2005
30 Switzerland 1.64 km² per 1,000 people 2005
31 Ireland 1.61 km² per 1,000 people 2005
32 Iceland 1.55 km² per 1,000 people 2005
33 China 1.51 km² per 1,000 people 2005
34 Germany 1.34 km² per 1,000 people 2005
35 Nepal 1.34 km² per 1,000 people 2005
36 Armenia 0.938 km² per 1,000 people 2005
37 Denmark 0.923 km² per 1,000 people 2005
38 Belgium 0.637 km² per 1,000 people 2005
39 Tajikistan 0.626 km² per 1,000 people 2005
40 United Kingdom 0.472 km² per 1,000 people 2005

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Cold countries Compared by Environment > Forest area > Sq. km > Per capita

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Interesting observations about Environment > Forest area > Sq. km > Per capita

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