Canada Territories Provinces | Map map

Canada is the northernmost country in North America and stretches from the USA as its southern neighbor to well beyond the Arctic Circle in the north.

Provinces and Territories in Canada

On this page we would like to introduce you to the country geographically. Below is a list of the 13 provinces and territories in Canada with their respective capitals:

NameStatusCapital
AlbertaProvinzEdmonton
British ColumbiaProvinzVictoria
ManitobaProvinzWinnipeg
New BrunswickProvinzFredericton
New Foundland and LabradorProvinzSt. John's
Northwest TerritoriesterritoryYellowknife
Nova ScotiaProvinzHalifax
NunavutterritoryIqaluit
OntarioProvinzTorontzo
Prince Edward IslandProvinzCharlottetown
QuebecProvinzQuebec City
SascatchewanProvinzRegina
YukonterritoryWhitehorse

The main difference between provinces and territories in Canada lies in the degree of their independence. Provinces can act independently in many things, while many tasks and decisions for the territories are taken over centrally at the state level.

Canada map provinces and territories

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Map of Canada
Canada political map with territories, provinces and capital cities

How many countries border Canada?

Despite its unimaginable size of just over 9.880 km², Canada only borders the USA in the south. But the US-Canadian border is the longest border between 2 states worldwide.

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