Cape Verde: Forest area, percent of total land area
For that indicator, FAO provides data for Cape Verde from 1990 to 2016. The average value for Cape Verde during that period was 19.6 percent with a minumum of 14.3 percent in 1990 and a maximum of 22.5 percent in 2016.
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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.