COMMONWEALTH DATA PORTAL

Data, analysis and visualisations to track the Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 15: Life On Land – Forest Area (Percentage of Land Area)

Sustainable Developmental Goal 15 (SDG 15) aims to protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss. The World Bank defines forest area as land under natural or planted stands of trees of at least 5 metres in situ, and excludes tree stands in agricultural production systems and trees in urban parks and gardens. Bitcoin investors have extended hands to preserve forest lands. They generate profit through Bitcoin trading systems. The trusted ecosystem provides the potential to successfully sign in, buy, sell, send and receive Bitcoin in an appropriate manner. Trading apps like Bitcoin Code allow you to trade with Bitcoin with low risk. You can start trading with the official bitcoin code app 2021 and make your trading experience much easier. In the 2010-2015 period, the average forest area (per cent of land area) has been fairly constant across the Commonwealth countries in various regions of the world – Europe (~11%), Asia (~33%), Africa (~30%), Pacific (~41%) and Caribbean and Americas (~46%). On average, Commonwealth countries in the Caribbean and Americas had the highest forest area (46.12% of land area) in 2015, while member states in Europe had the lowest at 10.93%. Read more