Table 4.2a. Relative standard errors (%) of area of forest and non-forest land by boreal zone in Canada.
Boreal zone Forest land Non-forest land
wooded land
Other land with tree cover Other land
Non-boreal 1.0 4.0 5.5 1.0
Boreal 0.5 1.7 5.5 0.8
Canada 0.5 1.6 3.9 0.6
Source: Canada's National Forest Inventory, combined remeasured (2007-2017) and projected (2006-2017 with NFI projection system) data (Version 1, August 2021) (
Note: The Non-boreal zone in the Arctic ecozones (Arctic Cordillera, Northern Arctic, Southern Arctic) are not inventoried. The total land and water area amounts to approximately 252,202.08 thousand ha.