At a glance

Capital: Ottawa
Largest city: Toronto
Official languages: English and French
Type of government: Federal parliamentary monarchy
Area: 2nd largest
Total: 9.984.670 km²
% water: 8.62%
Borders: 8.800km
Total population: 37th largest
Total: 34.124.781 inhab (2010)
Density: 3.4 inhab/km²
GDP: 13th largest
Total: (2007) $ 1.996.753.000 (est)
GDP: per capita US$ 51.984 (est)
Currency: Canadian dollar (C$, CAD)
Member of: TLCAN, Commonwealth, ONU, OEA, OTAN, APEC, OECE, OSCE, G-8