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South Asia 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 Bhutan 49.12 km² 2005
2 India 0.601 km² 2005
3 Afghanistan 0.349 km² 2005
4 Pakistan 0.12 km² 2005
5 Bangladesh 0.0609 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/South-Asia/Environment/Forest-area/Sq.-km-per-1000

South Asia Compared by Environment > Forest area > Sq. km per 1000

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Interesting observations about Environment > Forest area > Sq. km per 1000

  • Suriname ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Hot countries in 2005.
  • Canada ranked second for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Christian countries in 2005.
  • Russia ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Europe in 2005.
  • Sudan ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Muslim countries in 2005.
  • Bolivia ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Catholic countries in 2005.
  • Australia ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2005.
  • Finland ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst European Union in 2005.
  • Guyana ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Former British colonies in 2005.
  • Botswana ranked first for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Landlocked countries in 2005.
  • Brazil ranked second for forest area > sq. km per 1000 amongst Emerging markets in 2005.
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