Canada is a country in North America.Its ten provinces and three territories extend from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean, covering 9.98 million square kilometres (3.85 million square miles), making it the world's second-largest country by total area.
The provinces and territories of Canada are sub-national divisions within the geographical areas of Canada under the jurisdiction of the Canadian Constitution.In the 1867 Canadian Confederation, three provinces of British North America—New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and the Province of Canada (which upon Confederation was divided into Ontario and Quebec)—united to form a federation, becoming ...
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The monarchy of Canada is at the core of Canada 's constitutional federal structure and Westminster-style parliamentary democracy. The monarchy is the foundation of the executive ( Queen-in-Council ), legislative ( Queen-in-Parliament ), and judicial ( Queen-on-the-Bench) branches of both federal and provincial jurisdictions.
National regions. The Provinces and territories are sometimes grouped into regions, listed here from west to east by province, followed by the three territories.Seats in the Senate are equally divided among four regions: the West, Ontario, Quebec, and the Maritimes, with special status for Newfoundland and Labrador as well as for the three territories of Northern Canada ('the North').
English Canada. English Canada, in general, refers to the population within Canada, whether of British origin or otherwise, that speaks English. The term English Canada can also be used for one of the following: Describing all the provinces of Canada that have an anglophone majority. This is every province except Quebec.
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The third, fourth, and fifth parties' results are included in "Other" if the party did not win at least four seats in an election at some point in its history. Results for parties placing sixth or lower (as in the 1926 election) are also included in "Other", as are Independentseats.Argyle, Ray (2004). Turning Points: The Campaigns that Changed Canada 2004 and Before. Toronto: White Knight Publications. ISBN 978-0-9734186-6-8.– covers 1878, 1896, 1911, 1917, 1926, 1945, 1957,...MacIvor, Heather, ed. (2010). Election. Toronto: Emond Montgomery Publications. ISBN 978-1-55239-321-5.
"History of Federal Ridings since 1867". Parliament of Canada. Archived from the original on 2011-01-01. Retrieved 2007-01-07.
Canada, a country and sovereign state in the northern part of North America, is made up of thirteen administrative divisions: ten provinces and three territories.The different levels of government in Canada are based on the principles of a federation: those of each of the provinces and territories share power with the federal government.