Know more about your Provinces

Published
12/16/2013 by

Canada is divided into 10 provinces and 3 territories. These provinces fall into four main regions: WESTERN CANADA, CENTRAL CANADA, ATLANTIC CANADA and NORTHERN CANADA. 

 

 

Get all the information you need about the Provinces in Canada:

 

ALBERTA (AB)


Established as a Province in Sep 1st 1905

Capital City: Edmonton    Largest City: Calgary

 

Province of Alberta 

 

 

BRITISH COLUMBIA (BC)


Established as a Province in 1871

Capital City: Victoria    Largest City: Vancouver


Province of British Columbia



MANITOBA (MB)


Established as a Province in 1870

Capital City: Winnipeg    Largest City: Winnipeg


Province of Manitoba



NEW BRUNSWICK (NB)


Established as a Province on July 1st 1867

Capital City: Fredericton    Largest City: Saint John

 

Province of New Brunswick

 

 

NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR (NL)


Established as a Province on March 31st 1949

Capital City: St. John's    Largest City: St. John's

Province of Newfoundland and Labrador


NOVA SCOTIA (NS)


Established as a Province on July 1st 1867

Capital City: Halifax   Largest City: Halifax

 

Province of Nova Scotia

 

 

NORTHWEST TERRITORIES (NT)


Established as a Territory on July 15th 1870

Capital City: Yellowknife   Largest City: Yellowknife


Province of Northwest Territories



NUNAVUT (NU)


Established as a Territory on April 1st 1999

Capital City: Iqualit   Largest City: Iqualit

 

Nunavut

 

 

ONTARIO (ON)


Established as a Province on July 1st 1867

Capital City:Toronto   Largest City: Toronto

 

Province of Ontario

 

 

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND (PE)


Established as a Province in 1873

Capital City: Charlottetown   Largest City: Charlottetown

 

Prince Edward Island

 

 

QUEBEC (QC)


Established as a Province on July 1st 1867

Capital City: Quebec City   Largest City: Montreal

 

Province of Quebec

 

 

SASKATCHEWAN (SK)


Established as a Province in 1905

Capital City: Regina   Largest City: Saskatoon

 

Province of Saskatchewan

 

 

YUKON (YT)


Established as a Territory in 1898

Capital City: Whitehorse   Largest City: Whitehorse


Yukon



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