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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 @Mutaikp on Mon Nov 20 04:58:42 EST 2017 RT @ItsLernie: Now that the 2017 Election is over,i pity this guy whose wife is in Canada. He used to take his breakfast at Citizen Tv,Lunc?
From @gjoko74 on Mon Nov 20 04:58:40 EST 2017 RT @jihadwatchRS: Canada: Trudeau government refers to returning jihadis as ?foreign terrorist travelers? https://t.co/ehiOYIQPLI https://t?
From @CherryBee_Books on Mon Nov 20 04:58:40 EST 2017 No photos, Canada Water. #bnw #bnw_city #bnw_planet #bnw_society #bnw_captures #bnw_captures? https://t.co/PI1jBc0J9n
From @ReadWriteZoe on Mon Nov 20 04:58:39 EST 2017 RT @BBCBreaking: Notorious US cult leader Charles Manson dies aged 83 after decades in jail for a series of murders https://t.co/MDBYLJD8oE
From @michelelovesDP on Mon Nov 20 04:58:36 EST 2017 @DaveVescio The media propagating fear makes people more dangerous. Look at canada comparatively to use ery one has a gun but no murders
From @gerriwarren2118 on Mon Nov 20 04:58:34 EST 2017 RT @maryarter1: Sharing My Bunionectomy Experience ? This Womans Word This is a sponsored collaboration with Plastic Surgery Info Canada* W?
From @leanorareyes101 on Mon Nov 20 04:58:33 EST 2017 RT @maryarter1: Sharing My Bunionectomy Experience ? This Womans Word This is a sponsored collaboration with Plastic Surgery Info Canada* W?
From @liz727 on Mon Nov 20 04:58:32 EST 2017 RT @Celinetruths01: ?Canada hasn't paid anything!? Andrew Neil makes BRILLIANT point over Brexit bill demands https://t.co/n8dFmJQSlX No a?
From @Kenshiro_Canada on Mon Nov 20 04:58:28 EST 2017 ?????
From @BradleyRussel13 on Mon Nov 20 04:58:28 EST 2017 RT @Mendednetwork: Suicide hotline numbers: UK ?? 116 123 USA ?? 1-800-273-8255 Canada ?? 5147234000 Ireland ?? +4408457909090 Australia?
From @ComicDaveEvans on Mon Nov 20 04:58:27 EST 2017 Thoughts and prayers? Anyone? https://t.co/bnitcRPawT
From @cassondraackar9 on Mon Nov 20 04:58:26 EST 2017 RT @maryarter1: Sharing My Bunionectomy Experience ? This Womans Word This is a sponsored collaboration with Plastic Surgery Info Canada* W?
From @CFS_US_CANADA on Mon Nov 20 04:58:26 EST 2017 Steps for Resetting the Cisco 800 Series Router https://t.co/x6dW0pos82 https://t.co/ecBUZOAmJy
From @LoveLesbianism on Mon Nov 20 04:58:25 EST 2017 RT @conradhackett: TRUMP EFFECT: Change in % confident in US president from Obama to Trump Sweden ?83 points Germany ?75 S Korea ?71 France?
From @Lamb123V on Mon Nov 20 04:58:23 EST 2017 RT @PetDecisions: Exotic animals give much-needed break to students, elders. https://t.co/VxlfQVgzHc Can you say "capybara"? https://t.co/y?