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Total change

Africa

11,044

8,090

6,988

-36.7%

Asia

1,807

1,540

1,461

-19.1%

Europe

13,693

13,647

13,712

0.1%

North America

16,787

14,588

13,797

-17.8%

Oceania

79,962

67,903

62,621

-21.7%

South America

30,034

24,437

22,245

-25.9%

Global average:

7,719

6,555

6,108

-20.9%

per person. North America and Africa saw the largest decreases in per-capita cropland area since 1990, but North America still had twice the global average in terms of per-capita cropland area. In terms of forests, Oceania has, by far, the greatest amount of forest per person, followed by South America, while Asia has the least. The greatest change in forest per-capita since 1990 occurred in Africa.

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