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List of countries by forest area

12-JAN-2013 12:27
    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 00.00%

     

     

     

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