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Complete details about Canada in North America with capital city Ottawa

Country NameCanada (Canada)
Country CodeCAN
Capital CityOttawa
ContinentNorth America
RegionNorth America
Independence Year1867
Population31147000
Surface Area9970610.0
Life Expectancy79.4 years
GNP598862.0 (old 625626.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy, Federation

Spoken Languages

Chinese     (2.5%)
Dutch     (0.5%)
English [official]     (60.4%)
Eskimo Languages     (0.1%)
French [official]     (23.4%)
German     (1.6%)
Italian     (1.7%)
Polish     (0.7%)
Portuguese     (0.7%)
Punjabi     (0.7%)
Spanish     (0.7%)
Ukrainian     (0.6%)

Major Cities

Montréal, Québec     (population 1016376)
Calgary, Alberta     (population 768082)
Toronto, Ontario     (population 688275)
North York, Ontario     (population 622632)
Winnipeg, Manitoba     (population 618477)
Edmonton, Alberta     (population 616306)
Mississauga, Ontario     (population 608072)
Scarborough, Ontario     (population 594501)
Vancouver, British Colombia     (population 514008)
Etobicoke, Ontario     (population 348845)
London, Ontario     (population 339917)
Hamilton, Ontario     (population 335614)
Ottawa, Ontario     (population 335277)
Laval, Québec     (population 330393)
Surrey, British Colombia     (population 304477)
Brampton, Ontario     (population 296711)
Windsor, Ontario     (population 207588)
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan     (population 193647)
Kitchener, Ontario     (population 189959)
Markham, Ontario     (population 189098)
Regina, Saskatchewan     (population 180400)
Burnaby, British Colombia     (population 179209)
Québec, Québec     (population 167264)
York, Ontario     (population 154980)
Richmond, British Colombia     (population 148867)
Vaughan, Ontario     (population 147889)
Burlington, Ontario     (population 145150)
Oshawa, Ontario     (population 140173)
Oakville, Ontario     (population 139192)
Saint Catharines, Ontario     (population 136216)
Longueuil, Québec     (population 127977)
Richmond Hill, Ontario     (population 116428)
Thunder Bay, Ontario     (population 115913)
Nepean, Ontario     (population 115100)
Cape Breton, Nova Scotia     (population 114733)
East York, Ontario     (population 114034)
Halifax, Nova Scotia     (population 113910)
Cambridge, Ontario     (population 109186)
Gloucester, Ontario     (population 107314)
Abbotsford, British Colombia     (population 105403)
Guelph, Ontario     (population 103593)
Saint John´s, Newfoundland     (population 101936)
Coquitlam, British Colombia     (population 101820)
Saanich, British Colombia     (population 101388)
Gatineau, Québec     (population 100702)
Delta, British Colombia     (population 95411)
Sudbury, Ontario     (population 92686)
Kelowna, British Colombia     (population 89442)
Barrie, Ontario     (population 89269)

Canada's most recent News and Stories

Canada Tweets

From @Ian_Davis72 on Thu Jun 27 02:10:36 EDT 2019 RT @stuartpstevens: The Trump Republican Universe: Friends: -Russia - North Korea -Fox News -Brietbart Enemies: -Europe -Canada -Mexico -?
From @zYlYztg7WaumtsK on Thu Jun 27 02:10:36 EDT 2019 RT @easy_go_easy: A&W????????????????? | UBC??????????????CS??? https://t.co/L0d3e4jhUX ???????????
From @jkkk0109 on Thu Jun 27 02:10:35 EDT 2019 RT @qdeokss: 190626 HEIZE US CANADA TOUR IN LA Heize talked about upcoming single release ?We Don?t Talk Together? with producer yoongi an?
From @Iazymcguire on Thu Jun 27 02:10:34 EDT 2019 RT @alakuisamazing: saying canada is a nice country and that they never did anything wrong makes it 100% easier for the government to attac?
From @bangttan04 on Thu Jun 27 02:10:31 EDT 2019 RT @qdeokss: 190626 HEIZE US CANADA TOUR IN LA Heize talked about upcoming single release ?We Don?t Talk Together? with producer yoongi an?
From @themommee on Thu Jun 27 02:10:31 EDT 2019 Six hours in the emergency room. Come on, Canada. Do better https://t.co/XUtayu1iXp
From @carmenn_eb on Thu Jun 27 02:10:31 EDT 2019 RT @asifintoronto: Hi, Kevin. Toronto is in Canada. https://t.co/EHhAYfVhZC
From @AidenHatfield on Thu Jun 27 02:10:31 EDT 2019 RT @AidenHatfield: I can't believe there's people from: Australia Italy Canada all over the US and loads of other places that now have a?
From @infiresuwu on Thu Jun 27 02:10:30 EDT 2019 RT @appannie: Today, @bts_bighit launched its @BTSW_official #mobilegame, and it's already hit the #1 spot for game downloads in a number o?
From @VictorC37752895 on Thu Jun 27 02:10:30 EDT 2019 RT @stuartpstevens: The Trump Republican Universe: Friends: -Russia - North Korea -Fox News -Brietbart Enemies: -Europe -Canada -Mexico -?
From @armys49 on Thu Jun 27 02:10:30 EDT 2019 RT @qdeokss: 190626 HEIZE US CANADA TOUR IN LA Heize talked about upcoming single release ?We Don?t Talk Together? with producer yoongi an?
From @crowbrains on Thu Jun 27 02:10:30 EDT 2019 RT @alakuisamazing: saying canada is a nice country and that they never did anything wrong makes it 100% easier for the government to attac?
From @Redeemed87 on Thu Jun 27 02:10:30 EDT 2019 RT @FranksBullitts: Gender and climate? This should be an epic fail and a national embarrassment for Canada. A bunch of photo ops and a fe?