Indicator 15.1.1

Indicator 15.1.1

Forest area as a proportion of total land area, (%)

Forest area as a proportion of total land area

INDICATOR 15.1.1
Forest area as a proportion of total land area. Forest area as a proportion of total land area
TARGET 15.1
By 2020, ensure the conservation, restoration and sustainable use of terrestrial and inland freshwater ecosystems and their services, in particular forests, wetlands, mountains and drylands, in line with obligations under international agreements.
GOAL 15
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
See United Nations Global SDG Database

Indicator 15.1.1

Indicator 15.1.1

Forest area as a proportion of total land area, (%)

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INDICATOR 15.1.1
Forest area as a proportion of total land area. Forest area as a proportion of total land area
TARGET 15.1
By 2020, ensure the conservation, restoration and sustainable use of terrestrial and inland freshwater ecosystems and their services, in particular forests, wetlands, mountains and drylands, in line with obligations under international agreements.
GOAL 15
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
See United Nations Global SDG Database

Indicator 15.1.1

Indicator 15.1.1

Forest area as a proportion of total land area, (%)

INDICATOR 15.1.1
Forest area as a proportion of total land area. Forest area as a proportion of total land area
TARGET 15.1
By 2020, ensure the conservation, restoration and sustainable use of terrestrial and inland freshwater ecosystems and their services, in particular forests, wetlands, mountains and drylands, in line with obligations under international agreements.
GOAL 15
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
See United Nations Global SDG Database

Indicator 15.1.1

Indicator 15.1.1

Forest area as a proportion of total land area, (%)

Country 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Albania 28.6 .. .. .. .. 28.3 .. .. .. .. 28.2
Andorra 34.0 .. .. .. .. 34.0 .. .. .. .. 34.0
Armenia 11.7 .. .. .. .. 11.6 .. .. .. .. 11.7
Austria 46.7 .. .. .. .. 46.8 .. .. .. .. 46.9
Azerbaijan 10.6 .. .. .. .. 12.2 .. .. .. .. 13.8
Belarus 41.6 .. .. .. .. 42.0 .. .. .. .. 42.5
Belgium 22.3 .. .. .. .. 22.5 .. .. .. .. 22.6
Bosnia and Herzegovina 42.7 .. .. .. .. 42.7 .. .. .. .. 42.7
Bulgaria 33.6 .. .. .. .. 34.4 .. .. .. .. 35.2
Canada 38.2 .. .. .. .. 38.2 .. .. .. .. 38.2
Croatia 34.0 .. .. .. .. 34.3 .. .. .. .. 34.3
Cyprus 18.7 .. .. .. .. 18.7 .. .. .. .. 18.7
Czechia 34.3 .. .. .. .. 34.4 .. .. .. .. 34.5
Denmark 13.3 .. .. .. .. 14.0 .. .. .. .. 14.6
Estonia 51.8 .. .. .. .. 51.4 .. .. .. .. 51.3
Finland 72.9 .. .. .. .. 73.1 .. .. .. .. 73.1
France 29.0 .. .. .. .. 30.0 .. .. .. .. 31.0
Georgia 39.9 .. .. .. .. 40.6 .. .. .. .. 40.6
Germany 32.6 .. .. .. .. 32.7 .. .. .. .. 32.7
Greece 29.1 .. .. .. .. 30.3 .. .. .. .. 31.5
Hungary 21.9 .. .. .. .. 22.6 .. .. .. .. 22.9
Iceland 0.4 .. .. .. .. 0.4 .. .. .. .. 0.5
Ireland 10.1 .. .. .. .. 10.5 .. .. .. .. 10.9
Israel 7.2 .. .. .. .. 7.1 .. .. .. .. 7.6
Italy 29.8 .. .. .. .. 30.7 .. .. .. .. 31.6
Kazakhstan 1.2 .. .. .. .. 1.2 .. .. .. .. 1.2
Kyrgyzstan 4.5 .. .. .. .. 3.5 .. .. .. .. 3.3
Latvia 53.0 .. .. .. .. 53.9 .. .. .. .. 54.0
Liechtenstein 43.1 .. .. .. .. 43.1 .. .. .. .. 43.1
Lithuania 33.9 .. .. .. .. 34.6 .. .. .. .. 34.8
Luxembourg 35.7 .. .. .. .. 35.7 .. .. .. .. 35.7
Malta 1.1 .. .. .. .. 1.1 .. .. .. .. 1.1
Monaco 0.0 .. .. .. .. 0.0 .. .. .. .. 0.0
Montenegro 46.5 .. .. .. .. 61.5 .. .. .. .. 61.5
Netherlands 10.8 .. .. .. .. 11.1 .. .. .. .. 11.2
North Macedonia 38.7 .. .. .. .. 39.6 .. .. .. .. 39.6
Norway 39.8 .. .. .. .. 39.8 .. .. .. .. 39.8
Poland 30.0 .. .. .. .. 30.5 .. .. .. .. 30.8
Portugal 36.0 .. .. .. .. 35.4 .. .. .. .. 34.7
Republic of Moldova 11.0 .. .. .. .. 11.7 .. .. .. .. 12.4
Romania 27.8 .. .. .. .. 28.3 .. .. .. .. 29.8
Russian Federation 49.4 .. .. .. .. 49.8 .. .. .. .. 49.8
San Marino 0.0 .. .. .. .. 0.0 .. .. .. .. 0.0
Serbia 28.3 .. .. .. .. 31.0 .. .. .. .. 31.1
Slovakia 40.2 .. .. .. .. 40.3 .. .. .. .. 40.3
Slovenia 61.7 .. .. .. .. 61.9 .. .. .. .. 62.0
Spain 34.6 .. .. .. .. 36.5 .. .. .. .. 36.9
Sweden 69.3 .. .. .. .. 68.9 .. .. .. .. 68.9
Switzerland 30.8 .. .. .. .. 31.3 .. .. .. .. 31.7
Tajikistan 3.0 .. .. .. .. 3.0 .. .. .. .. 3.0
Turkey 13.9 .. .. .. .. 14.6 .. .. .. .. 15.2
Turkmenistan 8.8 .. .. .. .. 8.8 .. .. .. .. 8.8
Ukraine 16.5 .. .. .. .. 16.5 .. .. .. .. 16.7
United Kingdom 12.5 .. .. .. .. 12.6 .. .. .. .. 13.0
United States 33.3 .. .. .. .. 33.7 .. .. .. .. 33.9
Uzbekistan 7.7 .. .. .. .. 7.7 .. .. .. .. 7.6
Country 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Albania 28.6 .. .. .. .. 28.3 .. .. .. .. 28.2
Andorra 34.0 .. .. .. .. 34.0 .. .. .. .. 34.0
Armenia 11.7 .. .. .. .. 11.6 .. .. .. .. 11.7
Austria 46.7 .. .. .. .. 46.8 .. .. .. .. 46.9
Azerbaijan 10.6 .. .. .. .. 12.2 .. .. .. .. 13.8
Belarus 41.6 .. .. .. .. 42.0 .. .. .. .. 42.5
Belgium 22.3 .. .. .. .. 22.5 .. .. .. .. 22.6
Bosnia and Herzegovina 42.7 .. .. .. .. 42.7 .. .. .. .. 42.7
Bulgaria 33.6 .. .. .. .. 34.4 .. .. .. .. 35.2
Canada 38.2 .. .. .. .. 38.2 .. .. .. .. 38.2
Croatia 34.0 .. .. .. .. 34.3 .. .. .. .. 34.3
Cyprus 18.7 .. .. .. .. 18.7 .. .. .. .. 18.7
Czechia 34.3 .. .. .. .. 34.4 .. .. .. .. 34.5
Denmark 13.3 .. .. .. .. 14.0 .. .. .. .. 14.6
Estonia 51.8 .. .. .. .. 51.4 .. .. .. .. 51.3
Finland 72.9 .. .. .. .. 73.1 .. .. .. .. 73.1
France 29.0 .. .. .. .. 30.0 .. .. .. .. 31.0
Georgia 39.9 .. .. .. .. 40.6 .. .. .. .. 40.6
Germany 32.6 .. .. .. .. 32.7 .. .. .. .. 32.7
Greece 29.1 .. .. .. .. 30.3 .. .. .. .. 31.5
Hungary 21.9 .. .. .. .. 22.6 .. .. .. .. 22.9
Iceland 0.4 .. .. .. .. 0.4 .. .. .. .. 0.5
Ireland 10.1 .. .. .. .. 10.5 .. .. .. .. 10.9
Israel 7.2 .. .. .. .. 7.1 .. .. .. .. 7.6
Italy 29.8 .. .. .. .. 30.7 .. .. .. .. 31.6
Kazakhstan 1.2 .. .. .. .. 1.2 .. .. .. .. 1.2
Kyrgyzstan 4.5 .. .. .. .. 3.5 .. .. .. .. 3.3
Latvia 53.0 .. .. .. .. 53.9 .. .. .. .. 54.0
Liechtenstein 43.1 .. .. .. .. 43.1 .. .. .. .. 43.1
Lithuania 33.9 .. .. .. .. 34.6 .. .. .. .. 34.8
Luxembourg 35.7 .. .. .. .. 35.7 .. .. .. .. 35.7
Malta 1.1 .. .. .. .. 1.1 .. .. .. .. 1.1
Monaco 0.0 .. .. .. .. 0.0 .. .. .. .. 0.0
Montenegro 46.5 .. .. .. .. 61.5 .. .. .. .. 61.5
Netherlands 10.8 .. .. .. .. 11.1 .. .. .. .. 11.2
North Macedonia 38.7 .. .. .. .. 39.6 .. .. .. .. 39.6
Norway 39.8 .. .. .. .. 39.8 .. .. .. .. 39.8
Poland 30.0 .. .. .. .. 30.5 .. .. .. .. 30.8
Portugal 36.0 .. .. .. .. 35.4 .. .. .. .. 34.7
Republic of Moldova 11.0 .. .. .. .. 11.7 .. .. .. .. 12.4
Romania 27.8 .. .. .. .. 28.3 .. .. .. .. 29.8
Russian Federation 49.4 .. .. .. .. 49.8 .. .. .. .. 49.8
San Marino 0.0 .. .. .. .. 0.0 .. .. .. .. 0.0
Serbia 28.3 .. .. .. .. 31.0 .. .. .. .. 31.1
Slovakia 40.2 .. .. .. .. 40.3 .. .. .. .. 40.3
Slovenia 61.7 .. .. .. .. 61.9 .. .. .. .. 62.0
Spain 34.6 .. .. .. .. 36.5 .. .. .. .. 36.9
Sweden 69.3 .. .. .. .. 68.9 .. .. .. .. 68.9
Switzerland 30.8 .. .. .. .. 31.3 .. .. .. .. 31.7
Tajikistan 3.0 .. .. .. .. 3.0 .. .. .. .. 3.0
Turkey 13.9 .. .. .. .. 14.6 .. .. .. .. 15.2
Turkmenistan 8.8 .. .. .. .. 8.8 .. .. .. .. 8.8
Ukraine 16.5 .. .. .. .. 16.5 .. .. .. .. 16.7
United Kingdom 12.5 .. .. .. .. 12.6 .. .. .. .. 13.0
United States 33.3 .. .. .. .. 33.7 .. .. .. .. 33.9
Uzbekistan 7.7 .. .. .. .. 7.7 .. .. .. .. 7.6
INDICATOR 15.1.1
Forest area as a proportion of total land area. Forest area as a proportion of total land area
TARGET 15.1
By 2020, ensure the conservation, restoration and sustainable use of terrestrial and inland freshwater ecosystems and their services, in particular forests, wetlands, mountains and drylands, in line with obligations under international agreements.
GOAL 15
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
See United Nations Global SDG Database

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