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), MoEFCC
Unit %
Data Frequency Five-Yearly (2015, 2020, 2025)
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Time Period Total/Disaggregation Targets Status ( % )
2015 Total 14.1000
2025(Target) Total 18.00
2030(Target) Total 20.00