Brazil: Forest area, percent

(measure: percent; Source: FAO)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Brazil: Forest area, percent of total land area

, 1990 - 2018: For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1990 to 2018. The average value for Brazil during that period was 64.4 percent with a minimum of 59.7 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 70.5 percent in 1990. The latest value from 2018 is 59.7 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 194 countries is 32.1 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.
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