Canada
 
 
Parliament
National Constitution

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Population
36,624,199 Source
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Welcome to Canada

Flag Description
two vertical bands of red (hoist and fly side, half width) with white square between them; an 11-pointed red maple leaf is centered in the white square; the maple leaf has long been a Canadian symbol; the official colors of Canada are red and white

Capital
Ottawa

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Calling code

+1

Currency
Canadian dollar ($) (CAD)

Geographic Coordinates
45°24'N 75°40'W

Official languages
English
French

Location
Northern North America, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean on the east, North Pacific Ocean on the west, and the Arctic Ocean on the north, north of the conterminous US

Geographic coordinates
60 00 N, 95 00 W

Map references
North America

Area
total: 9,984,670 sq km
country comparison to the world: 2
land: 9,093,507 sq km
water: 891,163 sq km

Area - comparative
slightly larger than the US

Coastline
202,080 km

Maritime claims
territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin

Elevation extremes
lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m
highest point: Mount Logan 5,959 m

Nationality
noun: Canadian(s)
adjective: Canadian

Languages
English (official) 58.7%, French (official) 22%, Punjabi 1.4%, Italian 1.3%, Spanish 1.3%, German 1.3%, Cantonese 1.2%, Tagalog 1.2%, Arabic 1.1%, other 10.5%
note: shares sum to more than 100% because some respondents gave more than one answer on the census (2011 est.)

National symbol(s)
maple leaf

National anthem
name: "O Canada"

National Anthem lyrics/music
Adolphe-Basile ROUTHIER [French], Robert Stanley WEIR [English]/Calixa LAVALLEE
note: adopted 1980; originally written in 1880, "O Canada" served as an unofficial anthem many years before its official adoption; the anthem has French and English versions whose lyrics differ; as a Commonwealth realm, in addition to the national anthem, "God Save the Queen" serves as the royal anthem (see United Kingdom)

Budget
revenues: $687.8 billion
expenditures: $740.8 billion (2013 est.)

Taxes and other revenues
37.7% of GDP (2013 est.)
country comparison to the world: 52

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Canada
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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