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  Canada
Institutions
  Prime Minister  Justin Trudeau 1 15 +25.15%
 Official Opposition   
  House of Commons  Liberal Party 0 19 +10.65%
  Senate  Independent Senators Group 0 18 +21.90%
Province
 British Columbia  4,648,055
 Alberta  4,067,175
 Saskatchewan  1,098,352
 Manitoba  1,278,365
 Ontario  13,448,494
 Québec  8,164,361
 New Brunswick  747,101
 Nova Scotia  923,598
 Prince Edward Island  142,907
 Newfoundland and Labrador  519,716
Territory
 Northwest Territories  41,786
 Nunavut  35,944
 Yukon  35,874
Monarchy
  Queen of Canada  Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor (Elizabeth II) 3 52 +100.00%
  Governor General of Canada  Julie Payette 1 17 +100.00%
Party Leadership
  Bloc Québécois Leadership  Yves-François Blanchet 1 19 +100.00%
  Conservative Party Leader  Andrew Scheer 1 17 +1.91%
  Green Party Leader  Jo-Ann Roberts 0 19 +100.00%
  Liberal Party Leader  Justin Trudeau 1 13 +69.93%
  New Democratic Party Leader  Jagmeet Singh 1 17 +34.44%
  People's Party Leader  Maxime Bernier 0 18 +100.00%
Supreme Court
  Chief Justice  Richard Wagner 0 17 +100.00%
Referenda
  Referenda  Yes 332 03 +80.05%


Neighbors
United States  
Oceans / Seas / Gulfs
Arctic Ocean  
Baffin Bay  
Beaufort Sea  
Gulf of St. Lawrence  
Hudson Bay  
Labrador Sea  
North Atlantic Ocean  
North Pacific Ocean  
Northwestern Passages  

Country DETAILS
Parents  
Websitehttp://canada.gc.ca/
Established July 01, 1867
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorMonsieur
Last ModifiedIndyGeorgia September 25, 2015 09:17pm
Description The Dominion of Canada
HRM Queen Elizabeth II, Queen of Canada

Canada is an English- and French-speaking North American country. Originally a British colony, it gained its independence in 1867 instituting a federal parliamentary democratic state with a union of provinces. As a monarchy, its head of state is the reigning monarch is concurrently the monarch of Great Britain. Its head of government is the Prime Minister. Canada contends with separatist movements from within the dominon, most notably with the Province of Quebec. Various native indian groups have several degrees of autonomy.

Canada's capital city is Ottawa. Its currency is the Canadian Dollar and it celebrates Canada Day on July 1. Much of its population is of British (71.5% in 1996) and French origin (9.4% in 1996). It is also almost evenly divided between Catholic and Protestant faiths with smaller segments of various other religions.

National Flag Description:

The maple leaf has been the symbol of Canada since at least the middle of the 19th century. Red and white were approved as the official colours of Canada in 1921.

MAPS
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Largest Population Cities  
# City County Population As Of
1 Toronto 2,615,060 2011-01-01
2 Montréal 1,649,519 2011-05-10
3 Calgary 1,096,833 2011-05-10
4 Edmonton 812,201 2011-05-10
5 Mississauga 713,443 2011-05-10
6 Winnipeg 633,451 2006-05-16
7 Vancouver 603,502 2011-01-01

INFORMATION LINKS
Canadian Constitution Act, 1867  Discuss
Canadian Constitution Act, 1982  Discuss
Elections Canada  Discuss
Government of Alberta  Discuss
Government of British Columbia  Discuss
Government of Canada Portal  Discuss
Government of Manitoba  Discuss
Government of New Brunswick  Discuss
Government of Newfoundland and Labrador  Discuss
Government of Nova Scotia  Discuss
Government of Nunavut  Discuss
Government of Ontario  Discuss
Government of Prince Edward Island  Discuss
Government of Quebec  Discuss
Government of Saskatchewan  Discuss
Government of the Northwest Territories  Discuss
Government of Yukon  Discuss
Governor General of Canada  Discuss
Parliament of Canada  Discuss
Prime Minister of Canada  Discuss
Queen of Canada  Discuss
Western Canada Concept  Discuss
Western Separatism  Discuss

PARTY REGISTRATION
Pty Amount % Yr Chg As Of Contributor
CPC 142,000 38.72% +0.00% Sep 25, 2012 Campari_007
NDP 128,351 35.00% +0.00% Sep 25, 2012 Campari_007
LPC 60,000 16.36% -9.04% Sep 25, 2012 Campari_007
BQ 36,341 9.91% +0.00% Sep 25, 2012 Campari_007

DEMOGRAPHIC
Population
Demographic Amount % As Of Contributor
Population 35,151,728 59.17% May 10, 2016 IndyGeorgia
Voting Age Population 24,257,592 40.83% May 02, 2011 Campari_007
Religion

MEDIA
Category Name
Government Newspaper Canada Gazette 

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor
Mar 24, 2012 12:00pm Mar 24, 2012 12:00pm Leadership Election New Democratic Party Leadership Election  Picimpalious 
Oct 19, 2015 06:00am Oct 19, 2015 06:00pm General Election Canadian Federal Election  IndyGeorgia 
Oct 21, 2019 08:30am Oct 21, 2019 08:30pm General Election Canadian Federal Election  IndyGeorgia 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 28, 2019 01:00pm Opinion Andrew Coyne: Sorry Albertchewan, cabinet ministers are supposed to be elected, not selected  Article PA Indy 
Jun 19, 2018 08:10pm Proposed Legislation Canada's Senate legalizes recreational marijuana  Article RP 
May 29, 2018 09:30am News Canadian government to buy Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline  Article IndyGeorgia 
Jun 15, 2016 06:00pm News Canadian lawmakers vote to make national anthem gender neutral  Article IndyGeorgia 
Aug 23, 2013 08:00pm News Rise of the rainbow hawks: How Conservatives and Canada’s gay-rights activists made common cause  Article Monsieur 
Nov 25, 2012 03:10pm Poll Canadians are most proud of universal medicare  Article Monsieur 

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