Statistical data

Overview

Eastern white pine

Ontario

Population (January, 2017)

14,094,167

Disturbance

Insects (hectares, 2015)
Area defoliated by insects and containing beetle-killed trees 896,935
Fires (2016)
Area burned (hectares) 83,113
Number of fires 648

Forest management

Harvesting (2015)
Area harvested (hectares) 131,688
Volume harvested (cubic metres) 15,829,000
Regeneration (hectares, 2015)
Area planted 43,676
Area seeded 6,708
Third-party certification (hectares, 2016)
Area certified 26,788,856

Domestic economic impact

Housing starts (2016) 74,952
Revenue from goods manufactured (dollars, 2015)
Forestry and logging industry 1,028,681,000
Pulp and paper product manufacturing industry 8,301,565,000
Wood product manufacturing industry 4,035,671,000
Total revenue from goods manufactured 13,365,917,000

Forest industry employment

Employment (number, 2016)
Labour Force Survey 49,525
Survey of Employment, Payrolls and Hours 38,266
Canadian System of National Accounts 46,870
Wages and salaries (dollars, 2015)
Forestry and logging industry 197,128,000
Pulp and paper product manufacturing industry 1,317,560,000
Wood product manufacturing industry 831,469,000
Total wages and salaries 2,346,157,000

Trade

Balance of trade (total exports, dollars, 2016) -1,349,155,275
Value of domestic exports (dollars, 2016)
Primary wood products 49,441,576
Pulp and paper products 2,981,615,613
Wood-fabricated materials 1,650,960,409
Total value of exports 4,682,017,598
Value of imports (dollars, 2016)
Primary wood products 66,468,255
Pulp and paper products 4,525,890,322
Wood-fabricated materials 1,438,814,296
Total value of imports 6,031,172,873
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