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Environment > Forest area > Sq. km: Group totals

DEFINITION: Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees, whether productive or not.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
Christian countries 22.89 million km² 2005
Emerging markets 20.32 million km² 2005
Hot countries 18.39 million km² 2005
Cold countries 17.97 million km² 2005
Sparsely populated countries 17.91 million km² 2005
Former British colonies 11.55 million km² 2005
Europe 10.12 million km² 2005
High income OECD countries 9.82 million km² 2005
Catholic countries 9.59 million km² 2005
Latin America and Caribbean 9.16 million km² 2005
Eastern Europe 8.63 million km² 2005
Former Soviet republics 8.5 million km² 2005
Heavily indebted countries 8.1 million km² 2005
Non-religious countries 7.7 million km² 2005
Religious countries 7.68 million km² 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) 6.78 million km² 2005
East Asia and Pacific 6.54 million km² 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa 6.04 million km² 2005
NATO countries 4.34 million km² 2005
Former Spanish colonies 4.14 million km² 2005
Muslim countries 2.99 million km² 2005
failed states 2.95 million km² 2005
Landlocked countries 2.93 million km² 2005
Former French colonies 2.07 million km² 2005
European Union 1.58 million km² 2005
OPEC countries 1.35 million km² 2005
Eurozone 988,010 km² 2005
South and Central Asia 921,440 km² 2005
South Asia 745,360 km² 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa 243,260 km² 2005