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Forest area, : The average for 2015 was 211800.96 sq. km. The highest value was in Russia: 8149310 sq. km and the lowest value was in Tuvalu: 10 sq. km. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available for: Forest area, .
Forest area, sq. km, 2015
(sq. km, Source: FAO)
Definition: Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees of at least 5 meters in situ, whether productive or not, and excludes tree stands in agricultural production systems (for example, in fruit plantations and agroforestry systems) and trees in urban parks and gardens.