Overview

Canada at a Glance

National motto: "A mari usque ad mare"
(From sea to sea)

Official Languages
English and French
Capital
Ottawa
Head of State
Elizabeth II
Governor General
David Johnston
Prime Minister
Stephen Harper
Area
9,976,140 km²
Population
 
 - Total (Census 2001)
29,639,035
 - Density
3,16/km²
Inhabitants
Canadian
Literacy rate
99 %
Life expectancy
79.83 years
Currency
Canadian dollar
National anthem
"O Canada"
Internet Domain
*.ca