British Columbia gained its current status as a province in the year 1871. The government of British Columbia is lead by Christy Clarke and is based in the province capital of Victoria (Population: 289,625).
The most populous cities in British Columbia are: Vancouver (Population: 1,837,969), Surrey (Population: 394,976), Okanagan (Population: 297,601), Victoria (Population: 289,625), Burnaby (Population: 202,799).
British Columbia Province - Quick Facts
|Time Zones||MST, PST|
|Year of Establishment||1871|
|Capital||Victoria (Population: 289,625)|
|Head of Government||Christy Clarke|
|Total Area||944,735 sq km (364,764 sq miles)|
|Population Density||4.8 sq km (12.3 sq miles)|