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Hot 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 Suriname 295.8 km² 2005
2 Guyana 198.52 km² 2005
3 Gabon 157.85 km² 2005
4 Australia 80.25 km² 2005
5 Botswana 63.67 km² 2005
6 Bolivia 62.79 km² 2005
7 Belize 60.79 km² 2005
8 Papua New Guinea 48.29 km² 2005
9 Solomon Islands 46.28 km² 2005
10 Zambia 37.01 km² 2005
11 Angola 35.72 km² 2005
12 Paraguay 31.29 km² 2005
13 New Caledonia 30.59 km² 2005
14 Laos 27.88 km² 2005
15 Equatorial Guinea 27.04 km² 2005
16 Brazil 25.66 km² 2005
17 Democratic Republic of the Congo 24.73 km² 2005
18 Sudan 21.38 km² 2005
19 Venezuela 17.85 km² 2005
20 The Bahamas 15.65 km² 2005
21 Guinea-Bissau 14.58 km² 2005
22 Colombia 14.06 km² 2005
23 Zimbabwe 13.8 km² 2005
24 Panama 12.76 km² 2005
25 Fiji 12.16 km² 2005
26 Chad 11.9 km² 2005
27 Cameroon 11.71 km² 2005
28 Mali 10.53 km² 2005
29 Liberia 9.65 km² 2005
30 Nicaragua 9.51 km² 2005
31 Samoa 9.5 km² 2005
32 Mozambique 9.17 km² 2005
33 Tanzania 9.08 km² 2005
34 Somalia 8.42 km² 2005
35 Malaysia 8.08 km² 2005
36 Ecuador 7.88 km² 2005
37 Cambodia 7.82 km² 2005
38 Senegal 7.7 km² 2005
39 Brunei 7.56 km² 2005
40 Guinea 7.02 km² 2005
41 Madagascar 7.02 km² 2005
42 Honduras 6.74 km² 2005
43 Dominica 6.52 km² 2005
44 Burma 6.42 km² 2005
45 Cote d'Ivoire 5.98 km² 2005
46 Mexico 5.8 km² 2005
47 Costa Rica 5.53 km² 2005
48 Sierra Leone 5.38 km² 2005
49 Burkina Faso 5.06 km² 2005
50 Swaziland 4.9 km² 2005
51 Seychelles 4.83 km² 2005
52 Indonesia 3.94 km² 2005
53 Eritrea 3.2 km² 2005
54 Guatemala 3.11 km² 2005
55 Benin 2.87 km² 2005
56 Malawi 2.63 km² 2005
57 Ghana 2.58 km² 2005
58 Cuba 2.4 km² 2005
59 Thailand 2.21 km² 2005
60 Cape Verde 1.75 km² 2005
61 Trinidad and Tobago 1.74 km² 2005
62 Ethiopia 1.71 km² 2005
63 Vietnam 1.57 km² 2005
64 Dominican Republic 1.47 km² 2005
65 Jamaica 1.28 km² 2005
66 Uganda 1.26 km² 2005
67 Saudi Arabia 1.1 km² 2005
68 Antigua and Barbuda 1.09 km² 2005
69 Saint Lucia 1.03 km² 2005
70 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1.01 km² 2005
71 Kenya 0.984 km² 2005
72 Sri Lanka 0.984 km² 2005
73 Niger 0.96 km² 2005
74 Mauritania 0.849 km² 2005
75 Philippines 0.835 km² 2005
76 Nigeria 0.794 km² 2005
77 Togo 0.697 km² 2005
78 Algeria 0.67 km² 2005
79 India 0.601 km² 2005
80 El Salvador 0.491 km² 2005
81 Tonga 0.396 km² 2005
82 Grenada 0.389 km² 2005
83 Libya 0.388 km² 2005
84 Iraq 0.3 km² 2005
85 Mauritius 0.298 km² 2005
86 Yemen 0.273 km² 2005
87 Kiribati 0.221 km² 2005
88 Bermuda 0.156 km² 2005
89 Pakistan 0.12 km² 2005
90 Haiti 0.113 km² 2005
91 Comoros 0.0832 km² 2005
92 Djibouti 0.0773 km² 2005
93 Barbados 0.0731 km² 2005
94 Bangladesh 0.0609 km² 2005
95 Maldives 0.0336 km² 2005
96 Kuwait 0.0261 km² 2005
97 Egypt 0.00933 km² 2005
98 Oman 0.00793 km² 2005
99 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/Hot-countries/Environment/Forest-area/Sq.-km-per-1000

Hot countries Compared by Environment > Forest area > Sq. km per 1000

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