Name Canada (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes CA / CAN
Continent North America
Continent code NA
Capital Ottawa
Area 9093510
DD coordinates 56.000000 / -96.000000
DMS coordinates 56°00'0.00" N / -96°00'0.00" W
UTM coordinates 15V 312928.56088889 6210141.3274931
Total cities 2920
Flag of Canada

Canada on map

Canada is a part of the North America continent. It's geographical location is subject to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standardization, which, for Canada, is CA.

It's territory covers an area of 9093510 square kilometers. The country’s administration comes from Ottawa, the capital city of Canada. On nationwide level, English, French is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Canadians. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather right-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 1042300 km of roadways. Railway surfaces by length cover a total area of 77932 km. Canada merchant ships, tankers, and other types of maritime transport have access to 636 km of waterways.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 1 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use CAD as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services. Most people in Canada live according to the America/Toronto time zone, which is also the one used in Ottawa.

More about Canada

Official languages English, French
Nationalities Canadians
Road traffic Right
Domain zone .ca
Phone codes 1
Currencies CAD
Life expectancy males Ø 79,9 years
Life expectancy females Ø 84,1 years
Birthrate 10,1 ‰
Deathrate 7,7 ‰
Males/Females 49,6%/50,4%


GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 549,45 bn $
Importations 578,75 bn $
Tourism receipts 21,98 bn $
Unemployment rate 9,5%
Inflation rate 1,95%
Corruption index 77 (good)
Energy consumption 522,2 bn kWh

Land use

1% Urban areas 126511 km²
7% Agricultural areas 687944 km²
38% Forest 3811149 km²
0% Water areas 891160 km²
54% Others 5359067 km²


Roadways 1042300 km
Railways 77932 km
Waterways 636 km
Commercial harbors 669
Airports 1350

Canada cities by first letter

Filter by starting letters of the city (cities - 2920):

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
ATF Flag of French Southern Territories French Southern Territories Antarctica - 18781 km
ATA Flag of Antarctica Antarctica Antarctica - 15890 km
REU Flag of Reunion Reunion Africa - 15482 km
MUS Flag of Mauritius Mauritius Africa - 15476 km
CCK Flag of Cocos [Keeling] Islands Cocos [Keeling] Islands Asia - 15017 km
AUS Flag of Australia Australia Oceania Canberra 14910 km
MDG Flag of Madagascar Madagascar Africa Antananarivo 14848 km
LSO Flag of Lesotho Lesotho Africa Maseru 14800 km
SWZ Flag of Swaziland Swaziland Africa - 14724 km
CXR Flag of Christmas Island Christmas Island Asia - 14618 km
ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
USA Flag of United States United States North America - 2046 km
SPM Flag of Saint Pierre and Miquelon Saint Pierre and Miquelon North America - 2883 km
GRL Flag of Greenland Greenland North America Nuuk 2987 km
BMU Flag of Bermuda Bermuda North America Hamilton 3567 km
MEX Flag of Mexico Mexico North America Mexico City 3639 km
BHS Flag of Bahamas Bahamas North America - 3884 km
ISL Flag of Iceland Iceland Europe Reykjavik 4054 km
CUB Flag of Cuba Cuba North America - 4063 km
CYM Flag of Cayman Islands Cayman Islands North America George Town 4260 km
TCA Flag of Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands North America - 4296 km

There are many ways to find how far is Canada (CA) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there are 2 common methods - the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula.

From Canada to Haversine
North pole 3781 km 2349 mil
Equator 10380 km 6450 mil
South pole 16234 km 10088 mil

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People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between Canada and French Southern Territories is 18781 kilometers or 11670 miles.
The most smallest distances between Canada and United States is 2046 kilometers or 1271 miles.
We found information about 2920 cities.
The capital of CA is Ottawa with population in 2022 over 989567 people.
The area of Canada (CA) is 9093510 square kilometers.
Yes, Canada is part of the continent of North America.
Official name of CA is Canada.
Canada has approximately 1350 airports.