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Forest cover and stock volume of Korean forests (2004)

DATE : 2005-06-29

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Based on 2004 statistics, Korean forest cover is 6.4 million ha which is 64% of total land area and the average stock is 76.41m3m3 per ha.








































Forest Cover
(Unit: 1,000 ha)


Total Stock
(Unit: 1,000,000 m3)


Average stock
(Unit: 1 m3/ha)


Total


6,400


100%


489


100%


76.41


National Forest


1,470


23%


148


30.3%


100.7


PublicForest


489


7.6%


38


7.7%


77.7


PrivateForest


4,441


69.4%


303


62%


68.1







※ Forest stock paer ha of advanced countries (m3/ha) : Japan 145, Germany 268, Switzerland 337

Annual average stock per ha(m3/ha):




Annual average stock per ha (m3/ha) : (1910)43→ (1952)6→(1980)22→ (1990)38 → (2004)





(1910) 43→ (1952) 6 → (1980) 22 → (1990) 38 → (2004) 76.41






Based on 2003 statisticd, Korean forest cower is 6.4 miliion




Based on 2003 statistics, Korean forest cover is 6.4 million ha which is 64% of total land area and


the average stock is 73m3 per ha.








































Forest Cover
(Unit: 1,000 ha)


Total Stock
(Unit: 1,000,000 m3)


Average stock
(Unit: 1 m3/ha)


Total


6,400


100%


467


100%


73


National Forest


1,470


23%


140


30%


97


PublicForest


489


7%


36


8%


73



4,441


70%


291


62%


65




Forest stock per ha of advanced countries (m3/ha)


(1910) 4→ (1952)6 →(1980)22 →(1990) 38

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