For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Brazil during that period was 64 percent with a minimum of 59.4 percent in 2020 and a maximum of 70.5 percent in 1990.
The latest value from 2020 is 59.4 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 193
countries is 32.2 percent.
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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.