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Latin America and Caribbean 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 Bolivia 62.79 km² 2005
4 Belize 60.79 km² 2005
5 Paraguay 31.29 km² 2005
6 Brazil 25.66 km² 2005
7 Peru 24.8 km² 2005
8 Venezuela 17.85 km² 2005
9 The Bahamas 15.65 km² 2005
10 Colombia 14.06 km² 2005
11 Panama 12.76 km² 2005
12 Chile 9.87 km² 2005
13 Nicaragua 9.51 km² 2005
14 Argentina 8.54 km² 2005
15 Ecuador 7.88 km² 2005
16 Honduras 6.74 km² 2005
17 Dominica 6.52 km² 2005
18 Mexico 5.8 km² 2005
19 Costa Rica 5.53 km² 2005
20 Uruguay 4.53 km² 2005
21 Guatemala 3.11 km² 2005
22 Cayman Islands 2.47 km² 2005
23 Cuba 2.4 km² 2005
24 Trinidad and Tobago 1.74 km² 2005
25 Dominican Republic 1.47 km² 2005
26 Jamaica 1.28 km² 2005
27 Antigua and Barbuda 1.09 km² 2005
28 Saint Lucia 1.03 km² 2005
29 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1.02 km² 2005
30 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1.01 km² 2005
31 El Salvador 0.491 km² 2005
32 Grenada 0.389 km² 2005
33 Bermuda 0.156 km² 2005
34 Haiti 0.113 km² 2005
35 Barbados 0.0731 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/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Environment/Forest-area/Sq.-km-per-1000

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Environment > Forest area > Sq. km per 1000

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