FRA 2000 Global tables
|5.||FC-Latest state||13.||Endangered species|
|6.||Forest plantations||14.||Forest by ecological zones|
|7.||Volume & biomass||15.||Forest in protected areas|
|8.||Forest fires 2000||16.||FRA 2000 country interaction|
Notes to global tables
Notes to global tables
Country nomenclature and regional groups used in the tables
The country names and order used in these tables follow standard UN practice regarding nomenclature and alphabetical listing of countries. Data for China incorporate values for China (including Hong Kong and Macao) and for Taiwan Province of China, as consistent with UN practice. The regional groups used in these tables represent FAO´s standardized regional breakdown of the world according to geographical (note: not economic or political) criteria.
The designations employed and the presentation of material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.
Numbers may not tally because of rounding.
|n.s.||=||not significant, indicating a very small value|
|-||=||not available (n.a.)|
|=||empty data cells indicate a zero value|
Further informationFor many of the country estimates, further background and explanation of the numbers are available in the FAO Forestry country profiles at:http://www.fao.org/forestry/fo/country/nav_world.jsp
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FAO. 1998. FRA 2000 terms and definitions. FRA Working Paper No. 1. Rome.http://www.fao.org/forestry/fo/fra/docs/FRA_WP1eng.pdf
FAO. 2001. Forest occurring species of conservation concern: review of status of information for FRA 2000. FRA Working Paper No. 53. Rome.http://www.fao.org/forestry/fo/fra/index.jsp
FAO/UNEP. 1982. Tropical forest resources. FAO Forestry Paper No. 30. Rome.
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