Census of Environment

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  • Average greenness of all population centres in Canada

    in 2023

    +2  pts
    Change since 2022

  • Average amount of carbon stored in Canada's managed forests

    tonnes per hectare


  • Percentage of surface ocean water layer that is conserved

    Conserved in 2022

    +0.7  pts
    Change since 2021

  • Footprint of contiguously settled areas

    18,435 km2

    +465 km2
    Since 2010

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