Timber removals per capita reached 6.34 cbm in 2015 in New Zealand, according to Faostat. This is 4.31 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, timber removals per capita in New Zealand reached an all time high of 6.63 cbm in 2013 and an all time low of 2.11 cbm in 1962. When compared to New Zealand's main peers, timber removals per capita in Australia amounted to 1.35 cbm, 0.438 cbm in Indonesia, 0.671 cbm in Malaysia and 0.156 cbm in Philippines in 2015.
New Zealand has been ranked 4th within the group of 173 countries we follow in terms of timber removals per capita, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.