Facts about Canada 🇨🇦
1-Canada has the longest coastline in the world
At 243,000 km along the shores of 52,455 islands, Canada boasts of the longest coastline in the world.
2- There are millions of lakes in Canada
Canada has more lakes than the rest of the world combined. At last count, there may be as many as two million, with 563 of them larger than 100 square kilometres. Among its ( largest lakes are Lake Huron in Ontario, Great Bear Lake in the Northwestern Territories and Lake Superior also in Ontario). There are large lakes in Manitoba as well. You will find Lake Winnipegosis, Lake Manitoba and Lake Winnipeg here. Lake Winnipeg is Canada’s fifth and the world’s 11th largest lake.
3- Six Canadian cities have more than 1 million residents
These Canadian cities are Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton and Ottawa. According to Statistics Canada, Toronto tops the list, followed by Montreal and Vancouver. Canada continues to be among the top countries with the lowest population density currently estimated at 3.9 people per square kilometre. The country has a total population of more than 37 million as of 2019.
4- You’ll find the largest island within an island here
Canada has a little known island within an island in the Arctic measuring about four acres. Part of why it is mostly unknown is that it is inaccessible being 75 miles inland from Victoria Island (between Nunavut and the Northwestern Territories), the eighth largest island in the world.
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