- Canada has consistently been ranked in the top 6 in the United Nations annual ranking of the best countries to live in. From 1994 to 2002, the United Nations ranked Canada as the best country to live in.
- Canada is the 2nd largest country in the world with more than 9 million square kilometres of breathtaking scenery ranging from mountains to sand dunes.
- Canada's location gives its residents opportunities to experience the wonders and activities associated with four full seasons.
- Our multicultural diversity proudly includes First Nations and Métis peoples as well as people from all over the world who came and settled in this land. We continue to welcome people from other cultures.
- Canada has a reputation for its clean air and water. The country is very safe with much fewer security concerns than the United States.
- Residents of Canada are able to access a public health care system which is admired around the world.
- Canada has 90 Universities and over 170 community colleges providing a wide variety of post secondary opportunities.
- Canada is a world leader in a variety of technology research applications and a leader in economic growth among the G8 nations.
And for some fun reflection on our nation's features take a look below: