Indicator Information


Indicators 15.1.1: Forest area as a proportion of total land area


Goal Type SDG
Goal 15 - Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
Targets 15.1 - By 2020, ensure the conservation, restoration and sustainable use of terrestrial and inland freshwater ecosystems and their services, in particular forests, wetlands, mountains and dry lands, in line with obligations under international agreements
Indicators 15.1.1 : Forest area as a proportion of total land area
DATA SOURCE Bangladesh Forest Department (BFD), MoEF
Unit %
Data Frequency Five-Yearly (2018, 2023, 2028)
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Time Period Total/Disaggregation Targets Status ( % )
2015 Total 13.2200
2016 Total 13.2300
2020(Target) Total 15.00
2025(Target) Total 18.00
2030(Target) Total 20.00
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