Forest area (sq. km) (Africa) - 2016
* Data Description : 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.
* Data Source : Worldbank.org
* By changing the date from the drop-down menu, you can view statistics on maps since 2000.
* Countries with the highest value of "Forest area (sq. km)" in the Africa (2016) : Democratic Republic of the Congo(1.522.670), Angola(577.312), Zambia(484.684), United Republic of Tanzania(456.880), Mozambique(377.336), Gabon(232.000), Republic of Congo(223.186), Central African Republic(221.544), Sudan(190.355), Cameroon(185.960).