Annual Forest Sector Statistics

An annual report has been published on the web that brings together previously published and new statistics on the forest sector in a single publication. The plan is to update the document annually to reflect changes in the forest sector, such as new afforestation:
Ireland's Forests - Annual Statistics: 2016 - DAFM
Ireland's Forests - Annual Statistics: 2015 - DAFM
Ireland's Forests - Annual Statistics: 2014 - DAFM

Afforestation Ownership Breakdown

Afforestation breakdown of Farmer and Other Private Planting (2011 - 2015)
Afforestation breakdown of Farmer and Other Private Planting (2011 - 2014)
Afforestation breakdown of Farmer and Other Private Planting (2010 - 2013)

Planting by Grant Premium Category (GPC)

Planting by Grant Premium Category (GPC) - 2015 (not available)
Planting by Grant Premium Category (GPC) - 2014
Planting by Grant Premium Category (GPC) - 2013

Roading

Summary Harvesting Road (2007 - 2015)
Summary Harvesting Road (2007 - 2014)

Private Planting

Private Planting (1996 - 2015)
Private Planting (1995 - 2014)
Private Planting (1994 - 2013)
Private Planting (1993 - 2012)
Private Planting (1993 - 2011)
Private Planting (1993 - 2010)
Private Planting (1992 - 2009)
Private Planting (1991 - 2008)

Public Planting

Coillte Afforestation (1993 - 2015)
Coillte Afforestation (1993 - 2014)
Coillte Afforestation (1993 - 2013)
Coillte Afforestation (1992 - 2012)
Coillte Afforestation (1992 - 2011)
Coillte Afforestation (1992 - 2010)
Coillte Afforestation (1991 - 2009)
Coillte Afforestation (1990 - 2008)

Planting by Species and County

ALL PLANTING - by Species and County (2015)
ALL PLANTING - by Species and County (2014)
ALL PLANTING - by Species and County (2013)
ALL PLANTING - by Species and County (2012)
ALL PLANTING - by Species and County (2011)
ALL PLANTING - by Species and County (2010)
ALL PLANTING - by Species and County (2009)

Annual Planting of Broadleaves & Conifers by County

2015 Annual Planting of Broadleaves and Conifers by County
2014 Annual Planting of Broadleaves and Conifers by County
2013 Annual Planting of Broadleaves and Conifers by County
2012 Annual Planting of Broadleaves and Conifers by County
2011 Annual Planting of Broadleaves and Conifers by County
2010 Annual Planting of Broadleaves and Conifers by County
2009 Annual Planting of Broadleaves and Conifers by County
2008 Annual Planting of Broadleaves and Conifers by County

Total Afforestation

Annual State & Private Afforestation (1920 - 2015)
Annual State & Private Afforestation (1920 - 2014)
Annual State & Private Afforestation (1920 - 2013)
Annual State & Private Afforestation (1920 - 2012)
Annual State & Private Afforestation (1920 - 2011)
Annual State & Private Afforestation (1921 - 2010)

Annual Afforestation (Ha) 1993 - 2015
Annual Afforestation (Ha) 1992 - 2014
Annual Afforestation (Ha) 1991 - 2013
Annual Afforestation (Ha) 1991 - 2012
Annual Afforestation (Ha) 1991 - 2011
Annual Afforestation (Ha) 1990 - 2010
Annual Afforestation (Ha) 1989 - 2009
Annual Afforestation (Ha) 1988 - 2008

Forest Cover

Total Forest Cover by County (2012)*)
Total Forest Cover by County (2011)
Total Forest Cover by County (2010)
Total Forest Cover by County (2009)
Total Forest Cover by County (2008)
*) At this time no further data are available for Total Forest Cover by County past 2012

Cumulative Increase in Forest Estate

Cumulative Increase in Forest Estate (1980 - 2013)
Cumulative Increase in Forest Estate (1980 - 2012)

Wood Fibre Use in the Republic of Ireland

An overview of wood fibre use in the Republic of Ireland (2015)
An overview of wood fibre use in the Republic of Ireland (2014)
An overview of wood fibre use in the Republic of Ireland (2013)
An overview of wood fibre use in the Republic of Ireland (2012)
An overview of wood fibre use in the Republic of Ireland (2011)
An overview of wood fibre use in the Republic of Ireland (2010)
An overview of wood fibre use in the Republic of Ireland (2009)

Size of Afforested Areas

Size of Afforested Areas in Coillte and Private Plantations (1998-2015)
Size of Afforested Areas in Coillte and Private Plantations (2002-2009)
Size of Afforested Areas in Coillte and Private Plantations (2001-2008)

Applications for Felling Licences and Approvals / Enclosed and Unenclosed Planting

Applications for Felling Licences and Approvals (2010-2015) / Enclosed and unenclosed Planting 2011-2015

Trade Data

Forest harvest and trade data Ireland 2006 - 2007

Woodflow

Estimated Woodflow for the Republic of Ireland in 2007

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