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Latin America and Caribbean 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 Peru 685,536 2007
3 Mexico 637,172 2007
4 Colombia 606,340 2007
5 Bolivia 581,996 2007
6 Venezuela 471,378 2007
7 Argentina 327,214 2007
8 Paraguay 181,178 2007
9 Chile 162,358 2007
10 Guyana 151,035 2007
11 Suriname 147,760 2007
12 Ecuador 104,582 2007
13 Nicaragua 49,790 2007
14 Honduras 43,352 2007
15 Panama 42,888 2007
16 Guatemala 38,300 2007
17 Cuba 28,242 2007
18 Costa Rica 23,970 2007
19 Belize 16,530 2007
20 Uruguay 15,448 2007
21 Dominican Republic 13,760 2007
22 The Bahamas 5,150 2007
23 Jamaica 3,382 2007
24 El Salvador 2,876 2007
25 Trinidad and Tobago 2,252 2007
26 Haiti 1,034 2007
27 Dominica 455 2007
28 Saint Lucia 170 2007
29 Cayman Islands 124 2007
30 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 109 2007
31 Antigua and Barbuda 94 2007
32 Saint Kitts and Nevis 53 2007
33 Grenada 41 2007
34 Barbados 17 2007
35 Bermuda 10 2007
36 Aruba 4 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/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Geography/Forest-area/Sq.-km

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Geography > Forest area > Sq. km

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