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Where is Northwest Territories, Canada?

Location of territory of Northwest Territories on a map

Northwest Territories is a territory found in the nation of Canada. Home to 43,500 people, it is the 11th largest division in Canada in terms of population.

Northwest Territories gained its current status as a territory in the year 1870. The government of Northwest Territories is lead by Bob McLeod and is based in the territory capital of Yellowknife (Population: 15,865).

Northwest Territories Territory - Quick Facts

Country Canada
Region Type Territory
Time Zone MST
Year of Establishment 1870
Capital Yellowknife (Population: 15,865)
Head of Government Bob McLeod
Total Population 43,500
Total Area 1,346,106 sq km (519,734 sq miles)
Population Density 0.0 sq km (0.1 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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