Table 21.0a. Relative standard errors (%) of area of land by land use in Canada.
Land Use
Industrial Forestry Agriculture Conservation Infrastructure Settlement Recreation National Defence Unknown Other1
15.4 0.7 1.3 1.4 3.1 6.0 1.3 11.6 0.8 0.0
Source: Canada's National Forest Inventory, revised 2006 baseline (Version 3, December 2013) (
Note: The Arctic ecozones (Arctic Cordillera, Northern Arctic, Southern Arctic), and the Taiga Plains and Hudson Plains ecozones located in Nunavut, are not inventoried. The total area amounts to 262,189.89 thousand ha.
1 Missing, unknown or other land uses.