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Hot countries Compared by Geography > Forest area > Sq. km

DEFINITION: Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees of at least 5 meters in situ, whether productive or not, and excludes tree stands in agricultural production systems (for example, in fruit plantations and agroforestry systems) and trees in urban parks and gardens.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Brazil 4.71 million 2007
2 Australia 1.63 million 2007
3 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1.33 million 2007
4 Indonesia 847,522 2007
5 India 677,598 2007
6 Sudan 663,677 2007
7 Mexico 637,172 2007
8 Colombia 606,340 2007
9 Angola 588,544 2007
10 Bolivia 581,996 2007
11 Venezuela 471,378 2007
12 Zambia 415,624 2007
13 Tanzania 344,326 2007
14 Burma 312,892 2007
15 Papua New Guinea 291,588 2007
16 Gabon 217,546 2007
17 Cameroon 208,050 2007
18 Malaysia 206,096 2007
19 Mozambique 191,620 2007
20 Paraguay 181,178 2007
21 Zimbabwe 169,140 2007
22 Laos 159,860 2007
23 Guyana 151,035 2007
24 Suriname 147,760 2007
25 Thailand 144,024 2007
26 Vietnam 134,134 2007
27 Madagascar 127,637 2007
28 Ethiopia 127,180 2007
29 Mali 123,715 2007
30 Chad 117,626 2007
31 Botswana 117,062 2007
32 Ecuador 104,582 2007
33 Cote d'Ivoire 104,358 2007
34 Nigeria 102,698 2007
35 Cambodia 100,094 2007
36 Senegal 85,832 2007
37 Somalia 69,774 2007
38 Philippines 68,472 2007
39 Burkina Faso 67,464 2007
40 Guinea 66,522 2007
41 Ghana 52,862 2007
42 Nicaragua 49,790 2007
43 Honduras 43,352 2007
44 Panama 42,888 2007
45 Guatemala 38,300 2007
46 Kenya 34,980 2007
47 Uganda 34,542 2007
48 Malawi 33,360 2007
49 Liberia 30,336 2007
50 Cuba 28,242 2007
51 Saudi Arabia 27,280 2007
52 Sierra Leone 27,158 2007
53 Costa Rica 23,970 2007
54 Algeria 23,299 2007
55 Benin 22,214 2007
56 Solomon Islands 20,924 2007
57 Guinea-Bissau 20,523 2007
58 Sri Lanka 18,734 2007
59 Pakistan 18,164 2007
60 Belize 16,530 2007
61 Equatorial Guinea 16,015 2007
62 Eritrea 15,496 2007
63 Dominican Republic 13,760 2007
64 Niger 12,411 2007
65 Fiji 10,000 2007
66 Bangladesh 8,664 2007
67 Iraq 8,236 2007
68 New Caledonia 7,170 2007
69 Swaziland 5,504 2007
70 The Bahamas 5,150 2007
71 Togo 3,460 2007
72 Jamaica 3,382 2007
73 El Salvador 2,876 2007
74 Brunei 2,740 2007
75 Mauritania 2,470 2007
76 Trinidad and Tobago 2,252 2007
77 Libya 2,170 2007
78 Samoa 1,710 2007
79 Haiti 1,034 2007
80 Cape Verde 845 2007
81 Dominica 455 2007
82 Seychelles 400 2007
83 Mauritius 366 2007
84 Saint Lucia 170 2007
85 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 109 2007
86 Antigua and Barbuda 94 2007
87 Virgin Islands 91 2007
88 Kuwait 58 2007
89 Djibouti 56 2007
90 Comoros 44 2007
91 Grenada 41 2007
92 Tonga 36 2007
93 Singapore 23 2007
94 Kiribati 22 2007
95 Oman 20 2007
96 Barbados 17 2007
=97 Tuvalu 10 2007
=97 Bermuda 10 2007
99 Maldives 9 2007
100 Bahrain 5 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Geography > Forest area > Sq. km. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Food and Agriculture Organisation, electronic files and web site. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Hot-countries/Geography/Forest-area/Sq.-km

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