Eritrea: Forest area, sq.km

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 Eritrea

Forest area, sq. km

 Latest value 10,521.0
 Year 2021
 Measure sq. km
 Data availability 1993 - 2021
 Average 10,963.4
 Min - Max 10,521.0 - 11,405.8
 Source FAO
For that indicator, we provide data for Eritrea from 1993 to 2021. The average value for Eritrea during that period was 10963.4 sq. km with a minimum of 10521 sq. km in 2021 and a maximum of 11405.8 sq. km in 1993. The latest value from 2021 is 10521 sq. km. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 194 countries is 207903.9 sq. km. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Eritrea - Forest area, sq.km  - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Eritrea - Forest area, sq.km  - historical chart - 1993-2021




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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 Forest area, percent 8.7 2021 percent
 Percent agricultural land 62.72 2021 percent
 Employment in agriculture 63.99 2022 percent
 GDP share of agriculture 14.12 2009 percent
 Agriculture value added 0.26 2009 billion U.S. dollars
 Agricultural land 75,920 2021 sq. km.
 Crop production index 100.6 2022 index points
 Precipitation 384 2020 mm per year
 Arable land, percent of land area 5.7 2021 percent
 Cereal crop yield by hectar 640 2022 kg per hectar
 Food production index 106.1 2022 index points
 Fertilizer use 3.0 2021 kg per hectare of arable land
 Livestock production index 109.3 2022 index points
 Forest area, sq.km 10,521.0 2021 sq. km
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