South Korea: Forest area, percent of total land area
For that indicator, FAO provides data for South Korea from 1990 to 2016. The average value for South Korea during that period was 64.8 percent with a minimum of 63.4 percent in 2016 and a maximum of 66 percent in 1990.
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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.