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Emerging markets: Environment > Forest area stats

Definitions

  • % of land area: Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees, whether productive or not.
  • Sq. km: Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees, whether productive or not.
  • Sq. km > Per capita: Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees, whether productive or not. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Sq. km per 1000: Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees, whether productive or not. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT EMERGING MARKETS TOTAL EMERGING MARKETS AVERAGE DATES
% of land area 33.28% of land area
7% more than average
2005
Sq. km 20.32 million km²
51% of surveyed countries
812,980.4 km²
4 times more than average
2005
Sq. km > Per capita 9.35 km² per 1,000 people
37% less than average
2005
Sq. km per 1000 9.35 km²
35% less than average
2005

Citation

"Emerging markets Forest area Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Emerging-markets/Environment/Forest-area