Are you thinking of moving to another country? Have you considered changing your environment by leaving to another so you can begin anew in a country of your choice? Or do you simply want a better life for yourself and your family and are unable to fulfill that task in your present circumstances in your country? If you’ve had these thoughts and they resonate with you, we would like to offer you a possible solution in the form of Canada.
Canada is a country located in North America, bordered by the United States of America to the south, the Atlantic and Pacific oceans to the east and west respectively and the freezing Arctic ocean to the north. It has a population of roughly 38 million people, a high GDP per capita and one of the highest standards of living in the world.
To pique your interest in possibly immigrating to Canada, the following is a presentation of some of the most interesting facts about Canada.
Information About Canada
Canada has been rising in the ranks as a prime immigration destination. It has some of the most varied and beautiful topography in the world, with vast national parks bearing some of the most unique fauna and flora to be found anywhere in the world.
Its competitiveness in the global economic market is anchored by the strengths of its open mixed market economy, the financial capital and stock markets in Toronto and Montreal and its proximity to the largest trade market in the world which is the United States of America.
Canada has also left a cultural footprint on the collective imagination of the world in the form of iconoclastic images of landmarks such as the Canadian National Tower (CN) Tower, Niagara Falls and its abundance of National Parks such as the UNESCO World Heritage Site protected Banff National Park.
What are Some Interesting Facts About Canada?
In a survey conducted recently, Canada is highly ranked for its quality of life as well as citizenship and has also been dubbed the land of opportunity by the many immigrants who took the opportunity to immigrate to the country.
Mountains, glaciers and even its lakes and forests, Canada has time and time again earned its title as one of the world’s most beautiful countries in the world. It is easily ranked as one of the world’s most liveable countries, a fact that is boosted by its impressively cosmopolitan cities.
Here is another quick rundown of interesting facts about Canada as outlined in numerical figures:
- 20% of the world's water is in Canada
- 31% of Canada is made up of forest area
- 42% of Canada’s population have a higher education
- Canada is the second largest country in the world after Russia
- At 1,896 km, Yonge Street in Canada is the longest street in the world
- Canada has the third largest oil reserves of any country in the world after Saudi Arabia and Venezuela.
The following is an outline of some other miscellaneous and interesting facts regarding Canada?
- Large parts of Canada have less gravity than the rest of Earth. The phenomenon was discovered in the 1960s.
- The world's first Unidentified Flying Object (UFO) landing pad was built in Canada, 1967.
- Canada has the largest coastline in the world.
- Canada has more lakes than the rest of the world’s lakes combined.
Why Move to Canada?
Canadian cities such as Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver are a major aspect of the modern world's iconoclastic imagery regarding the contemporary urban landscape.
Both their built and natural environment landmarks are starkly unique and have been highly influential in helping build-up Canada’s appeal as a major tourist destination internationally.
Each of these cities offers distinctly unique experiences that will generate memories that will linger forever in the minds of the people who choose to immigrate to them.
Each of Canada’s cities also offers the immigrant an opportunity to learn about the socio-cultural history of the land from which they arose.
Nautical stories, political stories, economic stories, stories of social struggle and liberation and nation-building stories, these Canadian cities are absolutely teeming with them.
Canada also offers some of the best governmental services in the world with regards to healthcare, education, housing and employment benefits in the world.
How can we Help you Move to Canada?
So if you wish to experience the multi-layered richness of Canada's landmarks, we recommend you get in touch with CanadianVisa.
As an immigration consultancy company affiliated with Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultants (RCICs), CanadianVisa will help to facilitate your immigration Canada through each stage of the application process from taking the eligibility test to submitting your application with all of the required documentation and paying the necessary application fees to receive your visitor's visa.
What is an Interesting Fact About Toronto?
There are over 10 million trees in Toronto. Recent statistics indicate that Toronto’s topography is over 25% forest coverage, which is a huge achievement for a large North American city.
What is an Interesting Fact About Canada’s Government?
Canada is a constitutional monarchy with ties to the British government in the form of a shared head of state who is the reigning British monarch whose symbolic power is vested in and represented by the Governor General in the Canadian parliament.
What are Some Interesting Facts About Canadian History?
Canada, and in particular the Atlantic Canadian province of Nova Scotia was the final destination of the Underground railroad for escaped slaves from America.