Forest area statistics

Zimbabwe

Extent of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
1990 2000 2005
Forest 22,234 19,105 17,540
Other wooded land 5,437 - -
Forest and other wooded land 27,671 19,105 17,540
Other land 11,014 19,580 21,145
...of which with tree cover - - -
Total land area 38,685 38,685 38,685
Inland water bodies 390 390 390
Total area of country 39,075 39,075 39,075



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 22,079 18,950 17,385 5,437 - -
Semi-natural - - - - - -
Productive plantation 154 154 154 - - -
Protective plantation - - - - - -
Total 22,233 19,104 17,539 5,437 - -

last updated:  Tuesday, February 23, 2010