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Europe 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 Russia 56.5 km² 2005
2 Finland 42.89 km² 2005
3 Sweden 30.49 km² 2005
4 Norway 20.3 km² 2005
5 Estonia 16.97 km² 2005
6 Latvia 12.78 km² 2005
7 Belarus 8.17 km² 2005
8 Georgia 6.33 km² 2005
9 Slovenia 6.32 km² 2005
10 Lithuania 6.15 km² 2005
11 Bosnia and Herzegovina 5.63 km² 2005
12 Croatia 4.81 km² 2005
13 Austria 4.69 km² 2005
14 Bulgaria 4.68 km² 2005
15 Spain 4.13 km² 2005
16 Portugal 3.59 km² 2005
17 Slovakia 3.58 km² 2005
18 Greece 3.38 km² 2005
19 Romania 2.94 km² 2005
20 Czech Republic 2.59 km² 2005
21 Albania 2.48 km² 2005
22 France 2.46 km² 2005
23 Poland 2.41 km² 2005
24 Ukraine 2.03 km² 2005
25 Liechtenstein 2.01 km² 2005
26 Andorra 1.97 km² 2005
27 Hungary 1.96 km² 2005
28 Luxembourg 1.87 km² 2005
29 Italy 1.7 km² 2005
30 Cyprus 1.69 km² 2005
31 Switzerland 1.64 km² 2005
32 Ireland 1.61 km² 2005
33 Iceland 1.55 km² 2005
34 Turkey 1.5 km² 2005
35 Germany 1.34 km² 2005
36 Azerbaijan 1.12 km² 2005
37 Armenia 0.939 km² 2005
38 Denmark 0.923 km² 2005
39 Moldova 0.915 km² 2005
40 Belgium 0.637 km² 2005
41 United Kingdom 0.472 km² 2005
42 Netherlands 0.224 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/Europe/Environment/Forest-area/Sq.-km-per-1000

Europe Compared by Environment > Forest area > Sq. km per 1000

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