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Former British colonies Compared by Environment > Forest area > % of land area

DEFINITION: Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees, whether productive or not.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Guyana 76.73% of land area 2005
2 Belize 72.47% of land area 2005
3 Bhutan 67.98% of land area 2005
4 Malaysia 63.58% of land area 2005
5 Dominica 61.33% of land area 2005
6 Zambia 57.11% of land area 2005
7 Fiji 54.73% of land area 2005
8 Brunei 52.75% of land area 2005
9 The Bahamas 51.45% of land area 2005
10 Burma 49% of land area 2005
11 The Gambia 47.1% of land area 2005
12 Zimbabwe 45.34% of land area 2005
13 Trinidad and Tobago 44.05% of land area 2005
14 Tanzania 39.9% of land area 2005
15 Sierra Leone 38.45% of land area 2005
16 Malawi 36.16% of land area 2005
17 Canada 34.1% of land area 2005
18 United States 33.08% of land area 2005
19 Swaziland 31.45% of land area 2005
20 Jamaica 31.3% of land area 2005
21 New Zealand 31% of land area 2005
22 Sri Lanka 29.91% of land area 2005
23 Sudan 28.43% of land area 2005
24 Saint Lucia 27.87% of land area 2005
25 Ghana 24.25% of land area 2005
26 India 22.77% of land area 2005
27 Australia 21.31% of land area 2005
28 Botswana 21.07% of land area 2005
29 Antigua and Barbuda 20.45% of land area 2005
30 Uganda 18.4% of land area 2005
31 Saint Kitts and Nevis 13.89% of land area 2005
32 Nigeria 12.18% of land area 2005
33 Grenada 11.76% of land area 2005
34 Somalia 11.37% of land area 2005
35 Namibia 9.31% of land area 2005
36 Israel 7.9% of land area 2005
37 Bangladesh 6.69% of land area 2005
38 Kenya 6.19% of land area 2005
39 Barbados 4.65% of land area 2005
40 United Arab Emirates 3.73% of land area 2005
41 Maldives 3.33% of land area 2005
42 Singapore 2.9% of land area 2005
43 Pakistan 2.47% of land area 2005
44 Yemen 1.04% of land area 2005
45 Jordan 0.94% of land area 2005
46 Kuwait 0.34% of land area 2005
47 Lesotho 0.26% of land area 2005
48 Egypt 0.07% of land area 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Forest area > % of land area. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/Environment/Forest-area/%-of-land-area

Former British colonies Compared by Environment > Forest area > % of land area

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