Forest area statistics

Guinea

Extent of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
1990 2000 2005
Forest 7,408 6,904 6,724
Other wooded land 5,850 5,850 5,850
Forest and other wooded land 13,258 12,754 12,574
Other land 11,314 11,818 11,998
...of which with tree cover - - -
Total land area 24,572 24,572 24,572
Inland water bodies 14 14 14
Total area of country 24,586 24,586 24,586



Characteristics of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
Forest Other wooded land
1990 2000 2005 1990 2000 2005
Primary 63 63 63 - - -
Modified natural 7,268 6,759 6,568 - - -
Semi-natural 60 60 60 - - -
Productive plantation 15 20 30 - - -
Protective plantation 2 2 3 - - -
Total 7,408 6,904 6,724 - - -

last updated:  Tuesday, February 23, 2010