Table 12.0a. Relative standard errors (%) of area of forest land by ownership in Canada.
Federal Provincial Territorial Municipal Aboriginal Private Other1
6.7 0.5 1.6 14.2 5.3 2.6 10.0
Source: Canada's National Forest Inventory, combined remeasured (2007-2017) and projected (2006-2017 with NFI projection system) data (Version 2, November 2022) (
Note: The Arctic ecozones (Arctic Cordillera, Northern Arctic, Southern Arctic), and the Taiga Plains and Hudson Plains ecozones located in Nunavut, are not inventoried. These non-inventoried areas total 262,189.89 thousand ha.
1 Missing, unknown or other ownerships.