Table 21.1a. Relative standard errors (%) of area of land by land use and terrestrial ecozone in Canada.
Terrestrial ecozone Land Use
Industrial Forestry Agriculture Conservation Infrastructure Settlement Recreation National Defence Unknown Other1
Taiga Plains 100.0 6.0 23.5 11.1 0.0 54.8 3.5 0.0 1.3 0.0
Taiga Shield 70.8 1.2 67.3 4.3 55.3 63.7 26.7 27.6 1.2 0.0
Boreal Shield 26.7 1.1 10.8 2.5 4.0 10.9 9.5 27.8 5.2 0.0
Atlantic Maritime 26.5 1.9 7.6 11.6 4.5 14.0 29.9 60.9 11.6 0.0
Mixedwood Plains 24.4 5.1 4.3 18.9 6.0 12.2 24.3 0.0 53.4 0.0
Boreal Plains 59.8 2.1 3.6 6.1 15.6 14.3 5.7 17.1 5.0 0.0
Prairies 0.0 8.1 1.2 11.4 10.8 16.2 59.6 30.3 6.7 0.0
Taiga Cordillera 98.3 0.0 0.0 10.8 79.4 76.4 0.0 0.0 2.1 0.0
Boreal Cordillera 52.3 16.4 72.2 7.0 26.1 48.8 3.2 0.0 2.5 0.0
Pacific Maritime 0.0 6.6 26.7 10.2 0.0 47.2 3.7 0.0 16.6 0.0
Montane Cordillera 70.5 6.5 12.1 5.7 0.0 24.0 1.9 66.0 14.8 0.0
Hudson Plains 32.1 2.8 0.0 1.6 61.7 26.8 0.0 0.0 20.1 0.0
Canada 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) (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.