List of Forests Area By Countries

Rank Country Forested Area (km2)  % of Land Area
1 World 39,000,000 26.19%
2 Polar regions (Russia, Scandinavia and North America) 13,800,000  
3 Latin America and the Caribbean (including Brazil) 9,640,000 45.67%
4 East Asia and the Pacific 7,332,000 35.18%
5 Africa 6,500,000 21.80%
6 North America 4,680,000 26.00%
7 Russia 7,762,602 45.40%
8 Brazil 4,776,980 56.10%
9 Canada 3,101,340 31.06%
10 United States 3,030,890 30.84%
11 China 1,821,000 18.21%
12 European Union 1,600,000 35.00%
13 Australia 1,470,832 19.00%
14 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1,219,326 52.00%
15 Argentina 945,336 34.00%
16 Indonesia 884,950 46.46%
17 Ontario 780,080 85.00%
18 India 778,424 23.68%
19 Quebec 761,100 55.75%
20 Mexico 710,000 36.50%
21 Peru 687,420 53.49%
22 Sudan (including South Sudan) 675,460 26.96%
23 Mozambique 620,000 78.00%
24 Colombia 607,280 53.32%
25 Angola 591,040 47.41%
26 Bolivia 587,400 53.47%
27 Northwest Territories 570,418 50.00%
28 British Columbia 566,841 60.00%
29 Alaska 522,044 30.39%
30 Venezuela 471,378 51.68%
31 Nunavut 469,447 25.00%
32 Myanmar (Burma) 430,560 63.64%
33 Manitoba 411,270 75.00%
34 Alberta 384,049 60.00%
35 Zambia 376,309 50.00%
36 Tanzania 352,570 37.22%
37 Queensland 346,130 20.00%
38 Sudan 327,909 17.62%
39 Saskatchewan 325,419 55.00%
40 Sweden 307,850 74.90%
41 Papua New Guinea 294,370 63.60%
42 Spain 283,007 56.00%
43 Yukon Territory 260,915 55.00%
44 Zimbabwe 259,267 66.35%
45 Japan 253,203 67.00%
46 France including the French Overseas Departments 246,640 36.76%
47 Newfoundland and Labrador 243,017 65.00%
48 Finland 233,320 69.00%
49 Central African Republic 227,550 36.53%
50 Gabon 227,517 85.00%
51 Congo 224,710 65.70%
52 Cameroon 212,450 44.68%
53 Turkey 201,992 25.77%
54 Malaysia 195,200 59.50%
55 Paraguay 184,750 45.42%
56 Laos 170,000 71.60%
56 France (Metropolitan) 170,000 30.95%
58 Chile 158,781 21.00%
59 Guyana 151,040 70.26%
60 South Sudan 148,196 23.00%
61 Suriname 147,760 90.20%
62 Thailand 147,620 29.00%
63 Madagascar 128,380 21.87%
64 Mali 125,720 10.14%
65 Vietnam 123,000 37.14%
66 Botswana 119,430 20.53%
67 Chad 119,210 09.28%
68 Ecuador 115,510 42.00%
69 Germany 113,176 31.70%
70 Niger 112,000 08.00%
71 Nigeria 110,890 12.00%
72 Iran 110,750 06.72%
73 Guatemala 108,894 51.00%
74 Italy 106,736 35.00%
75 Ukraine 105,000 17.00%
76 Mongolia 102,520 06.55%
77 New South Wales 96,077 12.00%
78 Norway 93,870 28.99%
79 Cambodia 93,350 51.56%
80 Morocco 90,772 08.00%
81 Poland 90,000 28.80%
82 South Africa 89,170 07.31%
83 Senegal 86,730 44.09%
84 New Zealand 85,424 31.87%
85 French Guiana 83,000 99.00%
86 Belarus 80,134 38.60%
87 Victoria 79,596 35.00%
88 Namibia 76,610 09.29%
89 North Korea 76,240 63.25%
90 Philippines 71,620 23.87%
91 Somalia 71,310 11.18%
92 Burkina Faso 67,940 24.78%
93 Honduras 67,254 60.00%
94 Guinea 67,240 27.35%
95 South Korea 63,940 64.00%
96 Romania 63,700 26.72%
97 Benin 61,860 54.93%
98 New Brunswick 60,733 85.00%
99 Kazakhstan 54,498 02.00%
100 Nicaragua 51,890 39.80%
101 Western Australia 50,598 02.00%
102 Uganda 50,000 20.74%
103 Tasmania 44,461 65.00%
104 Panama 42,940 56.93%
105 Pakistan 42,240 05.31%
106 Algeria 42,000 01.70%
107 Newfoundland 41,440 38.07%
108 Turkmenistan 41,270 08.46%
109 Northern Territory 40,474 03.00%
110 Nova Scotia 40,004 75.00%
111 Austria 39,600 47.20%
112 Ethiopia 39,313 03.56%
113 Nepal 39,000 26.50%
114 Greece 37,520 28.43%
115 West Asia (Middle East and Arabia) 36,600 01.00%
116 Bulgaria 36,250 32.69%
117 Malawi 33,176 28.00%
118 Portugal 32,400 36.50%
119 Liberia 31,540 28.32%
120 Côte d'Ivoire 30,000 09.30%
121 South Australia 29,504 03.00%
122 Latvia 28,807 44.60%
123 United Kingdom 28,650 11.76%
124 Georgia 27,880 40.00%
125 Sierra Leone 27,540 38.39%
126 Cuba 27,130 24.47%
127 Saudi Arabia 27,000 01.26%
128 Czech Republic 26,000 34.00%
129 Bosnia and Herzegovina 25,599 53.00%
130 Croatia 24,901 44.00%
131 Bhutan 24,764 64.50%
132 Ghana 24,600 10.20%
133 Estonia 23,066 51.00%
134 Solomon Islands 22,534 to 23,117 78.00 to 80.00%
135 Taiwan 21,588 60.00%
136 Lithuania 21,223 32.50%
137 Serbia 20,868 23.63%
138 Guinea-Bissau 20,720 57.36%
139 Tunisia 20,615 12.60%
140 Costa Rica 20,440 40.00%
141 Slovakia 20,006 40.80%
142 Uzbekistan 19,690 04.40%
143 Sri Lanka 19,330 29.46%
144 Hungary 18,513 19.90%
145 Belize 16,530 71.98%
146 Equatorial Guinea 16,320 58.18%
147 Eritrea 15,540 13.21%
148 Dominican Republic 13,384 27.50%
149 Hawaii 13,300 46.98%
150 Kenya 13,200 02.27%
151 Scotland 13,107 17.00%
152 Oman 13,050 04.22%
153 Slovenia 12,574 59.80%
154 Switzerland 12,425 30.80%
155 Albania 10,349 36.00%
156 Macedonia 10,285 40.00%
157 Western Sahara 10,110 03.80%
158 Fiji 10,000 54.72%
159 Azerbaijan 9,360 10.81%
160 Bangladesh 8,710 06.05%
161 Kyrgyzstan 8,690 04.35%
162 Iraq 8,220 01.88%
163 Togo 8,000 14.00%
164 Timor-Leste 7,980 53.65%
165 New Caledonia 7,170 38.60%
166 Uruguay 7,000 04.00%
167 Ireland 6,690 09.52%
168 Belgium 6,607 21.64%
169 Montenegro 6,252 45.26%
170 Denmark 5,171 12.00%
171 Bahamas 5,150 51.45%
172 Canary Islands 5,000 66.73%
173 Gambia 4,857 43.00%
174 Syria 4,610 02.49%
175 Yemen 4,490 00.85%
176 Vanuatu 4,470 36.67%
177 Tajikistan 4,100 02.87%
178 Puerto Rico 4,080 29.59%
179 Corsica 4,018 46.00%
180 Netherlands 3,650 08.79%
181 Jamaica 3,308 30.10%
182 Moldova 3,290 09.72%
183 Rwanda 3,161 12.00%
184 United Arab Emirates 3,120 03.73%
185 El Salvador 2,980 14.16%
186 Armenia 2,974 10.00%
187 Brunei 2,780 48.22%
188 Mauritania 2,670 00.26%
189 Trinidad and Tobago 2,260 44.07%
190 Libya 2,170 00.12%
191 French Polynesia 2,000 52.30%
192 Cyprus 1,740 18.81%
193 Prince Edward Island 1,705 30.00%
194 Afghanistan 1,631 00.25%
195 Israel 1,600 07.00%
196 Lebanon 1,383 13.30%
197 Reunion 1,370 53.00%
198 Burundi 1,270 04.50%
199 Samoa 1,050 37.00%
200 Iceland 1,030 01.00%
201 Jordan 893 01.00%
202 Luxembourg 870 33.64%
203 Cape Verde 840 20.83%
204 Azores 830 35.38%
205 Egypt 670 00.07%
206 Guadeloupe 640 39.00%
207 Micronesia, Federated States of 630 89.74%
208 Mauritius 612 30.00%
209 Martinique 490 46.00%
210 Dominica 488 65.00%
211 Haiti 416 01.50%
212 Seychelles 407 89.45%
213 Hong Kong, China 400 36.36%
213 Palau 400 87.15%
215 Turks and Caicos Islands 340 35.86%
216 Northern Mariana Islands 330 71.12%
217 Sao Tome and Principe 270 28.01%
218 Guam 260 47.79%
219 American Samoa 180 90.45%
220 Swaziland 174 01.00%
221 Saint Lucia 170 27.60%
222 Niue 169 to 182 65.00 to 70.00%
223 Andorra 160 34.19%
224 Madeira 150 18.73%
225 Cook Islands 142 60.00%
226 Mayotte 140 37.00%
227 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 127 32.56%
228 Cayman Islands 120 45.45%
229 United States Virgin Islands 100 28.87%
230 Antigua and Barbuda 90 21.00%
230 Palestine 90 01.45%
232 Lesotho 80 00.26%
233 Liechtenstein 70 43.75%
234 Djibouti 60 00.26%
234 Kuwait 60 00.34%
236 Anguilla 55 60.44%
237 Comoros 50 02.24%
237 Saint Kitts and Nevis 50 19.16%
239 Wallis and Futuna 47 33.10%
240 British Virgin Islands 40 26.49%
240 Grenada 40 11.63%
240 Tonga 40 05.35%
243 Montserrat 35 34.31%
243 Pitcairn 35 74.47%
245 Isle of Man 30 05.24%
245 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 30 12.40%
247 Tuvalu 23 89.12%
248 Barbados 20 04.65%
248 Kiribati 20 02.47%
248 Saint Helena 20 16.39%
248 Singapore 20 03.00%
252 Netherlands Antilles 12 01.50%
253 Bermuda 10 18.52%
253 Maldives 10 03.56%
255 Channel Islands 8 04.12%
256 Bahrain 5 00.67%
257 Aruba 4 02.22%
258 Malta 3 00.95%
259 Greenland 2 00.00%
260 Faroe Islands 1 00.07%
260 San Marino 1 01.64%
262 Qatar 0 00.00%