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Our national anthem is being played by Rick Tait
O Canada! Our home and native land! True patriot love in all thy sons command. With glowing hearts we see thee rise, The True North strong and free! From far and wide, O Canada, we stand on guard for thee. God keep our land glorious and free! O Canada, we stand on guard for thee. O Canada, we stand on guard for thee.
is the second largest country in the world as you probably already know. But how big are we exactly?
9,976,140 sq km
! Although we are not leaders in most other aspects, in 1999, we reached number 3 in Pride of Countries' Achievments (out of 45 we got 33.8 !).
One misleading statistic is
This represents people per square kilometre.
Now, because Canada is so big, our population density is a mere 3 people/km^2.
Our current population is estimated at 31,629,677.
Our unemployment rate is 8.0%.
Some interesting pieces of trivia!
The zipper, Superman, pacemaker, measure for footwear, electron microscope and even the antigravity suit were all Canadian Inventions.
Our National Crest
Map of Canada
What the CIA has put about us in their factbook
The Prime Minister's website
Links to places where you can learn to speak Native American tongues
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