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United States of America - Forest area as a share of land area

33.9 (%) in 2015

In 2015, forest area as a share of land area for United States of America was 33.9 %. Forest area as a share of land area of United States of America increased from 33.1 % in 1996 to 33.9 % in 2015 growing at an average annual rate of 0.13 %.

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What is forest area as a share of land area?

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.

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What is United States of America forest area as a share of land area?

Date Value Change, %
2015 33.9 0.09 %
2014 33.9 0.09 %
2013 33.8 0.09 %
2012 33.8 0.09 %
2011 33.8 0.09 %
2010 33.7 0.26 %
2009 33.7 0.26 %
2008 33.6 0.42 %
2007 33.4 0.26 %
2006 33.3 0.26 %
2005 33.3 0.08 %
2004 33.2