Forest Statistics 2019

Agriculture Spatial

From: Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine


A database that records annual forest statistics relating to the forest estate and forest industry .


National statistics on forest area and forest ownership, tree species composition, age structure of the forest estate. The NFI defines forests as land with a minimum area of 0.1 ha under stands of trees 5m or higher, having a minimum width of 20m and a canopy cover of 20% or more within the forest boundary; or trees able to reach these thresholds in situ. The dataset comprises forest area by County and Forest Area in ha.

Additional Info

Field Value
Primary Identifier Stand ID (internal)
Personal Data No
Sensitive Personal Data No
Business Data No
Spatial Data Yes
Data Sharing No
API Available No
Open Data No
Update frequency Annually