Total production forest area in New Zealand
By territorial authority, 2016, thousand hectares
Forest area: Net stocked planted production forest area
Data provided by
National Exotic Forest Description: 9.8 Measures by TA 2016
How to find the data
At URL provided, select 'Tables 9.1 - 9.9' from under the 'National Exotic Forest Description' heading. Note that this data has been collated and formatted by MPI for Figure.NZ, so the data available to download from our site is different to that available on MPI's website.
Import & extraction details
File as imported: National Exotic Forest Description: 9.8 Measures by TA 2016
From the dataset National Exotic Forest Description: 9.8 Measures by TA 2016, this data was extracted:
- Rows: 2-199
- Column: 4
- Provided: 198 data points
This data forms the table Forestry - Forest area, volume and age by Territorial Authority 2016.
About this dataset
The national exotic forest description provides a detailed description of New Zealand’s planted production forest to help with resource policy planning and industry development.
Method of collection/Data provider
The figures from 1992 onwards are based on nursery surveys undertaken by the Ministry of Forestry, the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, and the Ministry for Primary Industries.