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Sub-Regional Total Forest Extent

Variable: Total Forest Extent
Units: Thousand Hectares
Data Source: Global Forest Resources Assessment 2000
Data Provider: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Years: 1990, 2000
Copyright c 2002 United Nations Environment Programme/DEWA/GRID-Geneva

GEO REGION
GEO SUBREGION
1990
2000
Africa Central Africa 249370 240329
Africa Eastern Africa 38753 35386
Africa Northern Africa 77146 67889
Africa Southern Africa 239085 221938
Africa Western Africa 85112 72472
Africa Western Indian Ocean 13036 11852
Asia + Pacific Australia + New Zealand 164915 162485
Asia + Pacific Central Asia 16591 19275
Asia + Pacific NW Pacific + East Asia 195218 212664
Asia + Pacific South Asia 86294 85315
Asia + Pacific South East Asia 234662 211407
Asia + Pacific South Pacific 36356 35138
Europe Central Europe 48948 50268
Europe Eastern Europe 870732 875136
Europe Western Europe 122361 125922
Latin America + Caribbean Caribbean 5580 5711
Latin America + Caribbean Meso America 82738 73029
Latin America + Caribbean South America 922731 885618
North America North America 466684 470564
Polar Antarctic No Data No Data
Polar Arctic No Data No Data
West Asia Arabian Peninsula 2292 2281
West Asia Mashriq 1383 1382

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