Deforestation

In Suriname’s second FREL deforestation is defined as “the direct and/or induced conversion of forest cover to another type of land cover in a given timeframe of 10 years”.
The table shows an annual deforestation expressed in hectares from the year 2000 up to the year 2019. The validation results of the deforestation data are presented in the Quality Assessment Quality Control columns included in the table.

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PeriodDeforestation Area (ha)Yearly Defo. Area (ha)Stratified Estimated (ha)Confidence IntervalYearly Stratified (ha)Defo. Rate
20000.000.000.000.000.000
2000-200924,784.002,753.7833,051.005,361.003,672.330.02
2009-201330,833.007,708.2532,071.002,388.008,017.750.05
2013-201417,222.0017,222.0015,757.002,082.0015,757.000.1
2014-201512,308.0012,308.009,442.001,620.009,442.000.06
2015-201610,990.0010,990.0011,386.561,886.0011,386.560.07
2016-20178,683.008,683.0010,667.003,162.0010,667.000.07
2017-20189,752.009,752.008,818.00315.008,818.000.06
2018-201910,490.0010,490.0010,243.000.0010,243.000.07
2019-202010,893.3310,893.338,860.990.028,860.990.06
2020-20218,757.318,757.318,664.330.018,664.330.06