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We produce statistics on a wide range of topics related to forestry.

Our main statistics are published annually in Forestry Statistics and summarised in Forestry Facts and Figures.

We comply with the UK Statistics Authority's Code of Practice for Official Statistics, statistical survey control, statistical reviews and our annual workplan.

The National Forest Inventory (NFI) is a continuous survey of woodland in GB, comprising a woodland map and a field survey, conducted on a five-year cycle. 

Economic research


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Recent reports

Public Opinion of Forestry 2017, UK and England Published 13 July 2017

Public Opinion of Forestry 2017, Scotland Published 13 July 2017

Public Opinion of Forestry 2017, Wales Published 13 July 2017

Woodland Carbon Code Statistics: data to June 2017 Published 13 July 2017

Woodland Area, Planting and Publicly Funded Restocking: 2017 Edition Published 15 June 2017

Forestry Commission England Corporate Plan Performance Indicators 2017 Published 15 June 2017

UK Wood Production and Trade: 2016 provisional figures Published 18 May 2017

Timber Price Indices : data to March 2017  Published 18 May 2017



Last updated: 13th July 2017