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Geography Statistics of Canada


Canada's Information

Flag of Canada
Land Area 9,093,507 km2
Water Area 891,163 km2
Total Area 9,984,670 km2
Population 35,362,905
Population Density 3.54 / km2
Government Type Federal Parliamentary Democracy (Parliament Of Canada) Under A Constitutional Monarchy; A Commonwealth Realm
GDP (PPP) $1,670.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $46,200
Currency Dollar (CAD)
Largest Cities
  • Toronto (2,600,000)
  • Vancouver (1,837,969)
  • Montreal (1,649,519)
  • Calgary (1,019,942)
  • Ottawa (812,129)
  • Edmonton (712,391)
  • Mississauga (668,549)
  • North York (636,000)
  • Winnipeg (632,063)
  • Scarborough (600,000)
Land Area:
  • Land: 5,645,142 sq miles (9,084,977 sq km)
  • Water: 553,744 sq miles (891,163 sq km)
  • Total: 6,198,886 sq miles (9,976,140 sq km)
  • Land Area: (individual provinces and territories)
  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Horizontal Width: 3,402 miles from Cape Spear, Newfoundland, northwest to the Yukon's northwestern border with Alaska.
  • Vertical Length: 2,897 miles from the far-northern edge of Ellesmere Island, directly south to Middle Island in Lake Erie.
  • Geographic Center: Just to the south of Yathkyed Lake in Nunavut, directly west of Hudson Bay
Note: Maximum lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections

Elevations:
  • Highest Point: Mt. Logan (Yukon) 19,551 ft.
    (5,959 m)
  • Lowest Point:
    Atlantic Ocean (0 ft.) (0 m)

Land Borders:
  • Bordering Countries: (1) USA
  • Canada - USA border: 3,145 miles (5,061 km)
  • Canada - Alaska border: 1,538 miles (2,475 km)

Coastlines:
  • Mainland coastline: 36,350 miles (58,500 km)
  • Island coastline: 115,133 miles (185,290 km)
  • Total coastline: 151,483 miles (243,790 km)

Land Divisions:

Canada is divided into 10 provinces and 3 territories:

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