Dominican Republic: Forest area, percent of total land area, 1990 - 2020:
For that indicator, we provide data for Dominican Republic from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Dominican Republic during that period was 40.7 percent with a minimum of 33 percent in 1990 and a maximum of 44.4 percent in 2020.
The latest value from 2020 is 44.4 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.