- List of Canadian provinces and territories by area
This is a list of Canadian provinces and territories by area. Canadahas ten provinces and three territories. In total area, Canada is the second-largest country in the world; in land area, however, it ranks fourth. In terms of freshwater area, Canada is the largest country.
The total area of a province or territory is the sum of its land area and its freshwater area.
Areas are rounded to the nearest square kilometer or square mile. Percentages are given to the nearest tenth of a percent.
Freshwater area consists of lakes, rivers, and reservoirs. It excludes
territorial watersclaimed by Canada in the Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic Oceans. Canada has no significant inland areas of salt water.
Areas are given to the nearest whole unit. Percentages are given to the nearest tenth of a percent.
Geography of Canada
Demographics of British Columbia
List of political and geographic subdivisions by total area
* [http://www40.statcan.ca/l01/cst01/phys01.htm Statistics Canada Information] accessed March 2, 2006
Lists of the provinces and territories of Canada
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