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High income OECD countries Compared by Environment > Forest area > Sq. km > Per capita

DEFINITION: Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees, whether productive or not. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Canada 96.02 km² per 1,000 people 2005
2 Australia 80.52 km² per 1,000 people 2005
3 Finland 42.89 km² per 1,000 people 2005
4 Sweden 30.5 km² per 1,000 people 2005
5 Norway 20.3 km² per 1,000 people 2005
6 New Zealand 20.27 km² per 1,000 people 2005
7 Estonia 16.97 km² per 1,000 people 2005
8 United States 10.22 km² per 1,000 people 2005
9 Chile 9.89 km² per 1,000 people 2005
10 Slovenia 6.32 km² per 1,000 people 2005
11 Austria 4.69 km² per 1,000 people 2005
12 Spain 4.13 km² per 1,000 people 2005
13 Portugal 3.59 km² per 1,000 people 2005
14 Slovakia 3.58 km² per 1,000 people 2005
15 Greece 3.38 km² per 1,000 people 2005
16 Czech Republic 2.59 km² per 1,000 people 2005
17 France 2.56 km² per 1,000 people 2005
18 Poland 2.41 km² per 1,000 people 2005
19 Japan 1.95 km² per 1,000 people 2005
20 Luxembourg 1.91 km² per 1,000 people 2005
21 Italy 1.7 km² per 1,000 people 2005
22 Switzerland 1.64 km² per 1,000 people 2005
23 Ireland 1.61 km² per 1,000 people 2005
24 Iceland 1.55 km² per 1,000 people 2005
25 Germany 1.34 km² per 1,000 people 2005
26 South Korea 1.3 km² per 1,000 people 2005
27 Denmark 0.923 km² per 1,000 people 2005
28 Belgium 0.637 km² per 1,000 people 2005
29 United Kingdom 0.472 km² per 1,000 people 2005
30 Israel 0.247 km² per 1,000 people 2005
31 Netherlands 0.224 km² per 1,000 people 2005

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High income OECD countries Compared by Environment > Forest area > Sq. km > Per capita

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Interesting observations about Environment > Forest area > Sq. km > Per capita

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