Libya - Forest area

Forest area (sq. km)

The value for Forest area (sq. km) in Libya was 2,170 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 22 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,170 in 2012 and a minimum value of 2,170 in 1990.

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 2,170
1991 2,170
1992 2,170
1993 2,170
1994 2,170
1995 2,170
1996 2,170
1997 2,170
1998 2,170
1999 2,170
2000 2,170
2001 2,170
2002 2,170
2003 2,170
2004 2,170
2005 2,170
2006 2,170
2007 2,170
2008 2,170
2009 2,170
2010 2,170
2011 2,170
2012 2,170

Forest area (% of land area)

Forest area (% of land area) in Libya was 0.12 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 0.12 in 2012, while its lowest value was 0.12 in 1990.

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 0.12
1991 0.12
1992 0.12
1993 0.12
1994 0.12
1995 0.12
1996 0.12
1997 0.12
1998 0.12
1999 0.12
2000 0.12
2001 0.12
2002 0.12
2003 0.12
2004 0.12
2005 0.12
2006 0.12
2007 0.12
2008 0.12
2009 0.12
2010 0.12
2011 0.12
2012 0.12

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Land use