Table 21.0. Area (1000 ha) of land by land use in Canada.
Land Use Total
Industrial Forestry Agriculture Conservation Infrastructure Settlement Recreation National Defence Unknown Other1
472.84 258 604.30 62 154.26 83 508.87 8 051.91 4 452.96 70 443.68 2 314.07 158 350.66 0.00 648 353.55
Source: Canada's National Forest Inventory, revised 2006 baseline (Version 3, December 2013) (http://nfi.nfis.org)
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.