For that indicator, FAO provides data for Puerto Rico from 1990 to 2016. The average value for Puerto Rico during that period was 4315.8 sq. km with a minimum of 2870 sq. km in 1990 and a maximum of 4992.6 sq. km in 2016.
The latest value from 2016 is 4992.6 sq. km. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 194
countries is 205080.6 sq. km.
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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.