Comoros - Forest area

Forest area (sq. km)

The value for Forest area (sq. km) in Comoros was 370.00 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 490.00 in 1990 and a minimum value of 370.00 in 2015.

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.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site.

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Year Value
1990 490.00
1991 486.00
1992 482.00
1993 478.00
1994 474.00
1995 470.00
1996 466.00
1997 462.00
1998 458.00
1999 454.00
2000 450.00
2001 444.00
2002 438.00
2003 432.00
2004 426.00
2005 420.00
2006 414.00
2007 408.00
2008 402.00
2009 396.00
2010 390.00
2011 386.00
2012 382.00
2013 378.00
2014 374.00
2015 370.00

Forest area (% of land area)

Forest area (% of land area) in Comoros was 19.88 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 26.33 in 1990, while its lowest value was 19.88 in 2015.

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.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site.

See also:

Year Value
1990 26.33
1991 26.11
1992 25.90
1993 25.69
1994 25.47
1995 25.26
1996 25.04
1997 24.83
1998 24.61
1999 24.40
2000 24.18
2001 23.86
2002 23.54
2003 23.21
2004 22.89
2005 22.57
2006 22.25
2007 21.92
2008 21.60
2009 21.28
2010 20.96
2011 20.74
2012 20.53
2013 20.31
2014 20.10
2015 19.88

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Land use