Netherlands: Forest area,

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Forest area, sq. km

 Latest value 3,704.4
 Year 2021
 Measure sq. km
 Data availability 1990 - 2021
 Average 3,624.5
 Min - Max 3,453.3 - 3,734.8
 Source FAO
For that indicator, we provide data for the Netherlands from 1990 to 2021. The average value for the Netherlands during that period was 3624.5 sq. km with a minimum of 3453.3 sq. km in 1990 and a maximum of 3734.8 sq. km in 2010. The latest value from 2021 is 3704.4 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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Netherlands - Forest area,  - Recent values chart

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Netherlands - 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 11.0 2021 percent
 Percent agricultural land 53.82 2021 percent
 Employment in agriculture 1.91 2022 percent
 GDP share of agriculture 1.50 2022 percent
 Agriculture value added 15.19 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Agricultural land 18,120 2021 sq. km.
 Crop production index 103.8 2021 index points
 Precipitation 778 2020 mm per year
 Arable land, percent of land area 29.8 2021 percent
 Cereal crop yield by hectar 7,872 2021 kg per hectar
 Food production index 103.8 2021 index points
 Fertilizer use 274.4 2021 kg per hectare of arable land
 Livestock production index 103.6 2021 index points
 Forest area, 3,704.4 2021 sq. km
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