In 2015, forest area as a share of land area for Mexico was 34 %. Between 1996 and 2015, forest area as a share of land area of Mexico was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 35.3 % in 1996 to 34 % in 2015.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.