Guyana: Forest area, percent

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

Guyana: Forest area, percent of total land area

: For that indicator, we provide data for Guyana from 1990 to 2016. The average value for Guyana during that period was 84.3 percent with a minimum of 83.9 percent in 2016 and a maximum of 84.6 percent in 1990. The latest value from 2016 is 83.9 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 194 countries is 31.3 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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