In 2016, forest area as a share of land area for Azerbaijan was 14.1 %. Between 1997 and 2016, forest area as a share of land area of Azerbaijan grew substantially from 10.4 to 14.1 % rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 3.02 % in 2006 and then decreased to 2.29 % in 2016.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Forest area is land under natural or planted stands of trees of at least 5 meters in situ, whether productive or not, and excludes tree stands in agricultural production systems (for example, in fruit plantations and agroforestry systems) and trees in urban parks and gardens.