St. Lucia - Forest area

Forest area (sq. km)

The value for Forest area (sq. km) in St. Lucia was 203.00 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 218.00 in 1990 and a minimum value of 203.00 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 218.00
1991 217.40
1992 216.80
1993 216.20
1994 215.60
1995 215.00
1996 214.40
1997 213.80
1998 213.20
1999 212.60
2000 212.00
2001 211.40
2002 210.80
2003 210.20
2004 209.60
2005 209.00
2006 208.40
2007 207.80
2008 207.20
2009 206.60
2010 206.00
2011 205.40
2012 204.80
2013 204.20
2014 203.60
2015 203.00

Forest area (% of land area)

Forest area (% of land area) in St. Lucia was 33.28 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 35.74 in 1990, while its lowest value was 33.28 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 35.74
1991 35.64
1992 35.54
1993 35.44
1994 35.34
1995 35.25
1996 35.15
1997 35.05
1998 34.95
1999 34.85
2000 34.75
2001 34.66
2002 34.56
2003 34.46
2004 34.36
2005 34.26
2006 34.16
2007 34.07
2008 33.97
2009 33.87
2010 33.77
2011 33.67
2012 33.57
2013 33.48
2014 33.38
2015 33.28

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Land use