The latest Public Opinion of Forestry surveys for the United Kingdom and England, Wales, and Northern Ireland were conducted in early 2019 and measure the opinions of respondents to forestry and forestry related issues. Results from the 2019 surveys are published for the first time here, previous releases are also avaliable below.
NB. Surveys for the UK and England, and Wales were published on 27 June 2019. The survey for Northern Ireland was published on 28 March 2019.
Latest figures: 2019
The final report PDF files below have been replaced with accessible versions (as of 12/10/2020). The changes relate to the formatting of the documents only; the text and data remain unchanged.
Coverage: United Kingdom. England, Wales & Northern Ireland (2019). The survey for Scotland was last run in 2017.
Geographical breakdown: Country/English region/Other
Statistician: Penelope Steel
Contact: Robert Stagg
Tel: 0300 067 5238
Next update: To be confirmed
Information on pre-release access to Forestry Commission official statistics can be found on the pre-release access pages, including lists of the individuals who are given pre-release access to specific publications.
The 2017 report for Wales was revised on 1 August 2017 to correct a minor error in the text accompanying Table 12.
Final Reports: Northern Ireland
Tables in EXCEL format: Northern Ireland
Detailed data tables: Northern Ireland