20 interesting facts about Canada

Canada is considered one of the most beautiful countries in the world. Read below some facts about this country!

  1. Canada was created on July 1, 1867, when the British North America Act was passed by the British Parliament.
  2. Ottawa is the capital city of Canada. It is the second coldest city after Moscow in the world.
  3. There are 10 cities in Canada.
  4. Canada has three territories.
  5. Montreal is the city of Canada. After Paris, it is the second-largest city of the French-speaking population. 
  6. Canada has 16,900 square km of St. Elias Mountains. St. Elias Mountains is the largest non-polar ice field.
  7. Canada is so big that it has six time zones.
  8. World’s one-tenth of the forest is located in Canada. That’s the reason why the country is covered in woods.
  9. Canada has 9 per cent of the renewable water supply of the world.
  10. Mount Logan is the highest mountain in Canada. It is located in Yukon territory. The peak is 5959 metres high.
  11. Canada is the fourth-least densely populated country. According to stats, three people live in each square kilometre in the country.
  12. The longest unprotected border in the world is the International Border. It is located between Canada and America. The length of the border is 5525 miles.
  13. One-fifth of the space of Canada is occupied Nunavut Territory.
  14. Vancouver, Baffin and Ellesmere are the three Canadian islands. They are three of the ten largest islands in the world.
  15. Great Slave Lake and Great Bear Lake are the two of world’s largest lakes. They are located in Canada.
  16. Canada was selected to host the Olympics three times. The country hosted the largest sports festival in 1978, 1988 and 2010. In 1976, the Montreal hosted the festival while the other two were carried out in Calgary and Vancouver.
  17. The national sports of Canada are lacrosse and Hockey.
  18. Canadians’ favourite sports are baseball, football and ice hockey. A large population of the country love to watch them.
  19. English and French are official languages in Canada.
  20. 99 per cent of the population of Canada is educated.

So these are the facts that immigration consultants would not tell you because the process to get residence permit is too long. These facts can force you to apply for immigration to Canada.