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High income OECD countries 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 Canada 95.98 km² 2005
2 Australia 80.25 km² 2005
3 Finland 42.89 km² 2005
4 Sweden 30.49 km² 2005
5 Norway 20.3 km² 2005
6 New Zealand 20.1 km² 2005
7 Estonia 16.97 km² 2005
8 United States 10.26 km² 2005
9 Chile 9.87 km² 2005
10 Slovenia 6.32 km² 2005
11 Austria 4.69 km² 2005
12 Spain 4.13 km² 2005
13 Portugal 3.59 km² 2005
14 Slovakia 3.58 km² 2005
15 Greece 3.38 km² 2005
16 Czech Republic 2.59 km² 2005
17 France 2.46 km² 2005
18 Poland 2.41 km² 2005
19 Japan 1.95 km² 2005
20 Luxembourg 1.87 km² 2005
21 Italy 1.7 km² 2005
22 Switzerland 1.64 km² 2005
23 Ireland 1.61 km² 2005
24 Iceland 1.55 km² 2005
25 Germany 1.34 km² 2005
26 South Korea 1.3 km² 2005
27 Denmark 0.923 km² 2005
28 Belgium 0.637 km² 2005
29 United Kingdom 0.472 km² 2005
30 Israel 0.247 km² 2005
31 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/High-income-OECD-countries/Environment/Forest-area/Sq.-km-per-1000

High income OECD countries Compared by Environment > Forest area > Sq. km per 1000

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