Canada is one of the richest and diverse countries in the world and it attracts a lot of people from all over the world who want to live, work and invest here. Canada is home to 38 million people and it is estimated that over 70% of all Canadians live in urban areas. It is also estimated that there are 26 doctors per 10,000 people in Canada. At birth, an average person has a life expectancy of about 83 years. The capital city of Canada is Ottawa, which was designated as the capital of Canada by the Queen of England - Victoria. Read more articles below or use the navigation to your left.

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Toronto Facts

Toronto is Canada's largest city and the provincial capital of Ontario. It is located in Southern Ontario on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario.

Weather Facts

For all of Canada's greatness... unfortunately, it is one of the coldest countries in the world. However, not all of Canada is cold year-round...

RCMP Facts

The RCMP (Royal Canadian Mounted Police) is Canada's federal police force. They were founded in 1873 by Sir John A. Macdonald, the first Prime Minister of Canada.

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The Canadian Flag Facts

Our friends abroad have always asked us about the history of Canada’s national flag, why is the Canadian flag red and white and a host of other questions...

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Canada's Military Facts

The Canadian Armed Forces has the 14th largest military spending in the world, with just over $20 billion in military spending annually...

All Things Ottawa

Ottawa Facts

Ottawa is the capital city of Canada and is home to 1 million people. It is the 6th largest city in Canada by population...