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Figure 9.2 shows the countries with the largest forest areas. Around one half (49%) of the total forest area of 3,999 million hectares in 2015 is located in four countries (the Russian Federation, Brazil, Canada and the USA).
Source: FAO Global Forest Resources Assessment 2015.
These figures are outside the scope of National Statistics. For further information see the Sources chapter.
Sources chapter: International Forestry
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