Central African Republic: Forest area, sq. km: For that indicator, FAO provides data for the Central African Republic from 1990 to 2015. The average value for the Central African Republic during that period was 223650 sq. km with a minumum of 221700 sq. km in 2015 and a maximum of 225600 sq. km in 1990. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.