Forest area statistics

Cape Verde

Extent of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
1990 2000 2005
Forest 58 82 84
Other wooded land - - -
Forest and other wooded land 58 82 84
Other land 345 321 319
...of which with tree cover - - -
Total land area 403 403 403
Inland water bodies 0 0 0
Total area of country 403 403 403



Characteristics of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
Forest Other wooded land
1990 2000 2005 1990 2000 2005
Primary - - - - - -
Modified natural - - - - - -
Semi-natural - - - - - -
Productive plantation 46 66 67 - - -
Protective plantation 12 16 17 - - -
Total 58 82 84 - - -

last updated:  Tuesday, February 23, 2010