Forest area statistics

Brazil

Extent of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
1990 2000 2005
Forest 520,027 493,213 477,698
Other wooded land - - -
Forest and other wooded land 520,027 493,213 477,698
Other land 315,529 342,343 357,858
...of which with tree cover - - -
Total land area 835,556 835,556 835,556
Inland water bodies 15,932 15,932 15,932
Total area of country 851,488 851,488 851,488



last updated:  Tuesday, February 23, 2010