List of countries by forest area

The list of places by forest area as per Central Intelligence Agency 2011.
Created On: Jan 12, 2013 12:27 IST
Country Forested area(km2) % of land area
Russia 7,762,602 45.40%
Brazil 4,776,980 56.10%
Canada 3,101,340 31.06%
United States 3,030,890 30.84%
China 1,821,000 18.21%
Australia 1,470,832 19.00%
Democratic Republic of the Congo 1,219,326 52.00%
Argentina 945,336 34.00%
Indonesia 884,950 46.46%
India 778,424 23.68%
Mexico 710,000 36.50%
Peru 687,420 53.49%
Sudan (including South Sudan) 675,460 26.96%
Mozambique 620,000 78.00%
Colombia 607,280 53.32%
Angola 591,040 47.41%
Bolivia 587,400 53.47%
Venezuela 471,378 51.68%
Myanmar (Burma) 430,560 63.64%
Zambia 376,309 50.00%
Tanzania 352,570 37.22%
Queensland 346,130 20.00%
Sudan 327,909 17.62%
Sweden 307,850 74.90%
Papua New Guinea 294,370 63.60%
Spain 283,007 56.00%
Zimbabwe 259,267 66.35%
Japan 253,203 67.00%
France including overseas 246,640 36.76%
Finland 233,320 69.00%
Central African Republic 227,550 36.53%
Gabon 227,517 85.00%
Congo 224,710 65.70%
Cameroon 212,450 44.68%
Turkey 201,992 25.77%
Malaysia 195,200 59.50%
Paraguay 184,750 45.42%
Laos 170,000 71.60%
Chile 158,781 21.00%
Guyana 151,040 70.26%
South Sudan 148,196 23.00%
Suriname 147,760 90.20%
Thailand 147,620 29.00%
Madagascar 128,380 21.87%
Mali 125,720 10.14%
Vietnam 123,000 37.14%
Botswana 119,430 20.53%
Chad 119,210 09.28%
Ecuador 115,510 42.00%
Germany 113,176 31.70%
Niger 112,000 08.00%
Nigeria 110,890 12.00%
Iran 110,750 06.72%
Guatemala 108,894 51.00%
Italy 106,736 35.00%
Ukraine 105,000 17.00%
Mongolia 102,520 06.55%
Norway 93,870 28.99%
Cambodia 93,350 51.56%
Morocco 90,772 08.00%
Poland 90,000 28.80%
South Africa 89,170 07.31%
Senegal 86,730 44.09%
New Zealand 85,424 31.87%
Belarus 80,134 38.60%
Namibia 76,610 09.29%
North Korea 76,240 63.25%
Philippines 71,620 23.87%
Somalia 71,310 11.18%
Burkina Faso 67,940 24.78%
Honduras 67,254 60.00%
Guinea 67,240 27.35%
South Korea 63,940 64.00%
Romania 63,700 26.72%
Benin 61,860 54.93%
Kazakhstan 54,498 02.00%
Nicaragua 51,890 39.80%
Uganda 50,000 20.74%
Panama 42,940 56.93%
Pakistan 42,240 05.31%
Algeria 42,000 01.70%
Turkmenistan 41,270 08.46%
Austria 39,600 47.20%
Ethiopia 39,313 03.56%
Nepal 39,000 26.50%
Greece 37,520 28.43%
Bulgaria 36,250 32.69%
Malawi 33,176 28.00%
Portugal 32,400 36.50%
Liberia 31,540 28.32%
Côte d'Ivoire 30,000 09.30%
Latvia 28,807 44.60%
United Kingdom 28,650 11.76%
Georgia 27,880 40.00%
Sierra Leone 27,540 38.39%
Cuba 27,130 24.47%
Saudi Arabia 27,000 01.26%
Czech Republic 26,000 34.00%
Bosnia and Herzegovina 25,599 53.00%
Croatia 24,901 44.00%
Bhutan 24,764 64.50%
Ghana 24,600 10.20%
Estonia 23,066 51.00%
Solomon Islands 22,534 to 23,117 78.00 to 80.00%
Lithuania 21,223 32.50%
Serbia 20,868 23.63%
Guinea-Bissau 20,720 57.36%
Tunisia 20,615 12.60%
Costa Rica 20,440 40.00%
Slovakia 20,006 40.80%
Uzbekistan 19,690 04.40%
Sri Lanka 19,330 29.46%
Hungary 18,513 19.90%
Belize 16,530 71.98%
Equatorial Guinea 16,320 58.18%
Eritrea 15,540 13.21%
Dominican Republic 13,384 27.50%
Kenya 13,200 02.27%
Oman 13,050 04.22%
Slovenia 12,574 59.80%
Switzerland 12,425 30.80%
Albania 10,349 36.00%
Macedonia 10,285 40.00%
Fiji 10,000 54.72%
Azerbaijan 9,360 10.81%
Bangladesh 8,710 06.05%
Kyrgyzstan 8,690 04.35%
Iraq 8,220 01.88%
Togo 8,000 14.00%
Timor-Leste 7,980 53.65%
Uruguay 7,000 04.00%
Ireland 6,690 09.52%
Belgium 6,607 21.64%
Montenegro 6,252 45.26%
Denmark 5,171 12.00%
Bahamas 5,150 51.45%
Gambia 4,857 43.00%
Syria 4,610 02.49%
Yemen 4,490 00.85%
Vanuatu 4,470 36.67%
Tajikistan 4,100 02.87%
Netherlands 3,650 08.79%
Jamaica 3,308 30.10%
Moldova 3,290 09.72%
Rwanda 3,161 12.00%
United Arab Emirates 3,120 03.73%
El Salvador 2,980 14.16%
Armenia 2,974 10.00%
Brunei 2,780 48.22%
Mauritania 2,670 00.26%
Trinidad and Tobago 2,260 44.07%
Libya 2,170 00.12%
Cyprus 1,740 18.81%
Afghanistan 1,631 00.25%
Israel 1,600 07.00%
Lebanon 1,383 13.30%
Burundi 1,270 04.50%
Samoa 1,050 37.00%
Iceland 1,030 01.00%
Jordan 893 01.00%
Luxembourg 870 33.64%
Cape Verde 840 20.83%
Egypt 670 00.07%
Micronesia, Federated States of 630 89.74%
Mauritius 612 30.00%
Dominica 488 65.00%
Haiti 416 01.50%
Seychelles 407 89.45%
Palau 400 87.15%
Sao Tome and Principe 270 28.01%
Swaziland 174 01.00%
Saint Lucia 170 27.60%
Andorra 160 34.19%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 127 32.56%
Antigua and Barbuda 90 21.00%
Palestine 90 01.45%
Lesotho 80 00.26%
Liechtenstein 70 43.75%
Djibouti 60 00.26%
Kuwait 60 00.34%
Comoros 50 02.24%
Saint Kitts and Nevis 50 19.16%
Grenada 40 11.63%
Tonga 40 05.35%
Tuvalu 23 89.12%
Barbados 20 04.65%
Kiribati 20 02.47%
Singapore 20 03.00%
Maldives 10 03.56%
Bahrain 5 00.67%
Malta 3 00.95%
San Marino 1 01.64%
Qatar 0 00.00%

 

 

 

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