Canada is a country located in North America, extending from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean. It is the second largest country in the world by total area and is bordered by the United States to the south and Alaska to the northwest. The official languages are English and French and the currency is the Canadian dollar. The population is approximately 38 million people. Canada is a federal parliamentary constitutional monarchy with a developed economy. The capital is Ottawa and the largest city is Toronto.
Canada has a diverse cultural heritage, with a mix of Indigenous, European, and immigrant cultures. The country is known for its natural beauty, including the Rocky Mountains, the Canadian Shield, and the Canadian Prairies, as well as its lakes, forests, and rivers. The economy of Canada is based on natural resources, particularly oil and gas, as well as manufacturing, services, and tourism.
Canada has a stable political system and a high standard of living. It is considered one of the most livable countries in the world, known for its universal healthcare system, excellent education, and diverse culture. In recent years, Canada has been facing issues related to climate change, inequality, and immigration policies. The government has been working on addressing these issues through different policies and programs.
Canada is also known for its strong social safety net and progressive policies, such as same-sex marriage and universal healthcare. The country is a member of the United Nations, the G7, the G20, the World Trade Organization, the Organization of American States, NATO, and the Commonwealth of Nations.
|Total Area ||3,855,100 mi²|
|Ease of Doing Business Rank ||23|
|Cost of Living Index ||85|