Iran: Forest area,

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Forest area, sq. km

 Latest value 107,656.3
 Year 2021
 Measure sq. km
 Data availability 1990 - 2021
 Average 99,950.4
 Min - Max 90,760.6 - 107,656.3
 Source FAO
For that indicator, we provide data for Iran from 1990 to 2021. The average value for Iran during that period was 99950.4 sq. km with a minimum of 90760.6 sq. km in 1990 and a maximum of 107656.3 sq. km in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 107656.3 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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Iran - Forest area,  - Recent values chart

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Iran - Forest area,  - historical chart - 1990-2021

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.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Forest area, percent 6.6 2021 percent
 Percent agricultural land 29.01 2021 percent
 Employment in agriculture 15.09 2022 percent
 GDP share of agriculture 12.77 2022 percent
 Agriculture value added 52.78 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Agricultural land 470,670 2021 sq. km.
 Crop production index 78.2 2021 index points
 Precipitation 228 2020 mm per year
 Arable land, percent of land area 9.7 2021 percent
 Cereal crop yield by hectar 1,635 2021 kg per hectar
 Food production index 83.8 2021 index points
 Fertilizer use 68.3 2021 kg per hectare of arable land
 Livestock production index 96.9 2021 index points
 Forest area, 107,656.3 2021 sq. km
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