Canada - Fact Sheet

Official name:Canada
Capital:Ottawa
Size:9,970,610 km˛
Population:29.1 million
Borders:Arctic Ocean (north), Atlantic Ocean (east), USA (south), USA (Alaska), Pacific Ocean (west)
Currency:Canadian Dollar
Official languages:English, French
Nationality / People:A person of Canadian nationality is a Canadian.
Local time:Ottawa: 20:31 EST (Wednesday, 28th June 2017)
Vancouver: 17:31 PST (Wednesday, 28th June 2017)

Other interesting facts:

Canada is the second largest country in the world (after Russia). Almost 10 percent (755,180 km˛) of Canada's total area are inland water.

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