Ivory Coast: Forest area, percent

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 Ivory Coast

Forest area, percent of total land area

 Latest value 8.6
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1990 - 2021
 Average 15.0
 Min - Max 8.6 - 24.7
 Source FAO
For that indicator, we provide data for the Ivory Coast from 1990 to 2021. The average value for the Ivory Coast during that period was 15 percent with a minimum of 8.6 percent in 2021 and a maximum of 24.7 percent in 1990. The latest value from 2021 is 8.6 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 194 countries is 31.8 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Ivory Coast - Forest area, percent - Recent values chart

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Ivory Coast - Forest area, percent - 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.

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 Percent agricultural land 73.90 2021 percent
 Employment in agriculture 45.58 2022 percent
 GDP share of agriculture 16.72 2022 percent
 Agriculture value added 11.32 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Agricultural land 235,000 2021 sq. km.
 Crop production index 133.3 2022 index points
 Precipitation 1,348 2020 mm per year
 Arable land, percent of land area 11.0 2021 percent
 Cereal crop yield by hectar 2,292 2022 kg per hectar
 Food production index 121.9 2022 index points
 Fertilizer use 45.9 2021 kg per hectare of arable land
 Livestock production index 116.9 2022 index points
 Forest area, sq.km 27,238.3 2021 sq. km
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