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East Asia and Pacific 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 Palau 88.26% 2007
2 Solomon Islands 74.76% 2007
3 Laos 69.26% 2007
4 Japan 68.22% 2007
5 Papua New Guinea 64.39% 2007
6 Malaysia 62.73% 2007
7 Samoa 60.42% 2007
8 Cambodia 56.7% 2007
9 Fiji 54.73% 2007
10 East Timor 52.16% 2007
11 Brunei 51.99% 2007
12 Burma 47.88% 2007
13 Indonesia 46.78% 2007
14 Vietnam 43.26% 2007
15 Vanuatu 36.05% 2007
16 Tuvalu 33.33% 2007
17 New Zealand 31.16% 2007
18 Thailand 28.19% 2007
19 Philippines 22.96% 2007
20 China 22.02% 2007
21 Australia 21.26% 2007
22 Mongolia 6.49% 2007
23 Tonga 5% 2007
24 Singapore 3.3% 2007
25 Kiribati 2.72% 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/East-Asia-and-Pacific/Geography/Forest-area/%-of-land-area

East Asia and Pacific Compared by Geography > Forest area > % of land area

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