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Latin America and Caribbean 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 Suriname 94.72% of land area 2005
2 Guyana 76.73% of land area 2005
3 Belize 72.47% of land area 2005
4 Dominica 61.33% of land area 2005
5 Panama 57.69% of land area 2005
6 Brazil 56.47% of land area 2005
7 Colombia 54.73% of land area 2005
8 Bolivia 54.17% of land area 2005
9 Venezuela 54.09% of land area 2005
10 Peru 53.7% of land area 2005
11 The Bahamas 51.45% of land area 2005
12 Costa Rica 46.83% of land area 2005
13 Paraguay 46.5% of land area 2005
14 Cayman Islands 46.15% of land area 2005
15 Trinidad and Tobago 44.05% of land area 2005
16 Nicaragua 42.74% of land area 2005
17 Honduras 41.54% of land area 2005
18 Ecuador 39.2% of land area 2005
19 Guatemala 36.32% of land area 2005
20 Mexico 33.66% of land area 2005
21 Jamaica 31.3% of land area 2005
22 Dominican Republic 28.44% of land area 2005
23 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 28.21% of land area 2005
24 Saint Lucia 27.87% of land area 2005
25 Cuba 24.7% of land area 2005
26 Chile 21.53% of land area 2005
27 Antigua and Barbuda 20.45% of land area 2005
28 Bermuda 20% of land area 2005
29 El Salvador 14.38% of land area 2005
30 Saint Kitts and Nevis 13.89% of land area 2005
31 Argentina 12.07% of land area 2005
32 Grenada 11.76% of land area 2005
33 Uruguay 8.6% of land area 2005
34 Barbados 4.65% of land area 2005
35 Haiti 3.81% 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/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Environment/Forest-area/%-of-land-area

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Environment > Forest area > % of land area

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