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Cold countries Compared by Geography > Forest area > % of land area

DEFINITION: Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees of at least 5 meters in situ, whether productive or not, and excludes tree stands in agricultural production systems (for example, in fruit plantations and agroforestry systems) and trees in urban parks and gardens.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Bhutan 83.78% 2007
2 Finland 74.02% 2007
3 Sweden 67.14% 2007
4 Slovenia 63.28% 2007
5 Estonia 54.27% 2007
6 Russia 49.37% 2007
7 Latvia 47.6% 2007
8 Austria 46.96% 2007
9 Liechtenstein 43.13% 2007
10 Bosnia and Herzegovina 42.68% 2007
11 Slovakia 40.17% 2007
12 Georgia 39.72% 2007
13 Belarus 39% 2007
14 Czech Republic 34.34% 2007
15 Canada 34.1% 2007
16 Lithuania 33.99% 2007
17 Luxembourg 33.51% 2007
18 United States 33.12% 2007
19 Germany 31.76% 2007
20 Norway 30.96% 2007
21 Switzerland 30.75% 2007
22 Poland 30.39% 2007
23 Romania 27.72% 2007
24 Nepal 24.63% 2007
25 Hungary 22.36% 2007
26 Belgium 22.03% 2007
27 China 22.02% 2007
28 Chile 21.83% 2007
29 Ukraine 16.57% 2007
30 Denmark 11.92% 2007
31 United Kingdom 11.85% 2007
32 Ireland 10.06% 2007
33 Armenia 9.72% 2007
34 Mongolia 6.49% 2007
35 Kyrgyzstan 4.56% 2007
36 Tajikistan 2.93% 2007
37 Kazakhstan 1.23% 2007
38 Iceland 0.49% 2007
39 Greenland 0.0 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Geography > Forest area > % of land area. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Food and Agriculture Organisation, electronic files and web site. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Cold-countries/Geography/Forest-area/%-of-land-area

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