Rankings

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Deforestation

Biggest % decrease in forested land 2000-16

  1. Rank
    1
    Country
    Togo
    Result
    -65.4
  2. Rank
    2
    Country
    Nigeria
    Result
    -49.9
  3. Rank
    3
    Country
    Uganda
    Result
    -49.8
  4. Rank
    4
    Country
    Pakistan
    Result
    -32.5
  5. Rank
    5
    Country
    Mauritania
    Result
    -30.3
  6. Rank
    6
    Country
    Honduras
    Result
    -30.0
  7. Rank
    7
    Country
    North Korea
    Result
    -29.3
  8. Rank
    8
    Country
    Zimbabwe
    Result
    -27.2
  9. Rank
    9
    Country
    Kyrgyzstan
    Result
    -26.7
  10. Rank
    10
    Country
    Chad
    Result
    -24.9
  11. Rank
    11
    Country
    Paraguay
    Result
    -22.6
  12. Rank
    12
    Country
    El Salvador
    Result
    -21.5
  13. Rank
    13
    Country
    Mali
    Result
    -21.4
  14. Rank
    14
    Country
    Timor-Leste
    Result
    -21.0
  15. Rank
    15
    Country
    Cambodia
    Result
    -19.2
  16. Rank
    16
    Country
    Nicaragua
    Result
    -18.4
  17. Rank
    17
    Country
    Myanmar
    Result
    -18.3
  18. Rank
    18
    Country
    Guatemala
    Result
    -16.7
  19. Rank
    19
    Country
    Somalia
    Result
    -16.4
  20. Rank
    20
    Country
    Cameroon
    Result
    -15.9
  21. Rank
    21
    Country
    Benin
    Result
    -15.8
  22. Rank
    Country
    Argentina
    Result
    -15.8
  23. Rank
    23
    Country
    Burkina Faso
    Result
    -15.3
  24. Rank
    24
    Country
    Niger
    Result
    -14.9
  25. Rank
    25
    Country
    Namibia
    Result
    -14.8
  26. Rank
    26
    Country
    Virgin Islands (US)
    Result
    -14.6
  27. Rank
    27
    Country
    Botswana
    Result
    -14.3
  28. Rank
    28
    Country
    Malawi
    Result
    -12.3
  29. Rank
    29
    Country
    Tanzania
    Result
    -12.0
  30. Rank
    30
    Country
    Haiti
    Result
    -11.7
  31. Rank
    31
    Country
    Equatorial Guinea
    Result
    -10.7
  32. Rank
    32
    Country
    Liberia
    Result
    -10.4
  33. Rank
    33
    Country
    Bolivia
    Result
    -9.3
  34. Rank
    34
    Country
    Ecuador
    Result
    -9.2
  35. Rank
    35
    Country
    Indonesia
    Result
    -9.1
  36. Rank
    36
    Country
    Ethiopia
    Result
    -8.5
  37. Rank
    37
    Country
    Mozambique
    Result
    -8.4
  38. Rank
    38
    Country
    Guinea
    Result
    -8.3
  39. Rank
    39
    Country
    Mauritius
    Result
    -7.8
  40. Rank
    40
    Country
    Guinea-Bissau
    Result
    -7.5
  41. Rank
    Country
    Senegal
    Result
    -7.5

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Source: FAO