Area: 9.99 million sq km
Population: 34.6 million people.
Capital City: Ottawa.
Languages: English and French
Currency: Canadian Dollar: 1 Dollar is made up of 100 cents.
Government: Canada is a parliamentary democracy, a
federation, and a constitutional monarchy
Legal System: Common law system outside of Quebec,
where civil law based on the French civil model prevails
Head of State: Queen Elizabeth II (since 6 February 1952),
represented by Governor General David
Johnston (since 01 September 2010).
Head of Government: Prime Minister Stephen Harper (6
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