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Former British colonies 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 Guyana 198.52 km² 2005
2 Canada 95.98 km² 2005
3 Australia 80.25 km² 2005
4 Botswana 63.67 km² 2005
5 Belize 60.79 km² 2005
6 Bhutan 49.12 km² 2005
7 Namibia 37.79 km² 2005
8 Zambia 37.01 km² 2005
9 Sudan 21.38 km² 2005
10 New Zealand 20.1 km² 2005
11 The Bahamas 15.65 km² 2005
12 Zimbabwe 13.8 km² 2005
13 Fiji 12.16 km² 2005
14 United States 10.26 km² 2005
15 Tanzania 9.08 km² 2005
16 Somalia 8.42 km² 2005
17 Malaysia 8.08 km² 2005
18 Brunei 7.56 km² 2005
19 Dominica 6.52 km² 2005
20 Burma 6.42 km² 2005
21 Sierra Leone 5.38 km² 2005
22 Swaziland 4.9 km² 2005
23 The Gambia 3.28 km² 2005
24 Malawi 2.63 km² 2005
25 Ghana 2.58 km² 2005
26 Trinidad and Tobago 1.74 km² 2005
27 Jamaica 1.28 km² 2005
28 Uganda 1.26 km² 2005
29 Antigua and Barbuda 1.09 km² 2005
30 Saint Lucia 1.03 km² 2005
31 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1.02 km² 2005
32 Kenya 0.984 km² 2005
33 Sri Lanka 0.984 km² 2005
34 Nigeria 0.794 km² 2005
35 United Arab Emirates 0.752 km² 2005
36 India 0.601 km² 2005
37 Grenada 0.389 km² 2005
38 Yemen 0.273 km² 2005
39 Israel 0.247 km² 2005
40 Jordan 0.153 km² 2005
41 Pakistan 0.12 km² 2005
42 Barbados 0.0731 km² 2005
43 Bangladesh 0.0609 km² 2005
44 Lesotho 0.0415 km² 2005
45 Maldives 0.0336 km² 2005
46 Kuwait 0.0261 km² 2005
47 Egypt 0.00933 km² 2005
48 Singapore 0.00469 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/Former-British-colonies/Environment/Forest-area/Sq.-km-per-1000

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