SOURCES: Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics; Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.
- Canada ranked first for area > total amongst Christian countries in 2013.
- Canada ranked first for area > water globally in 2013.
- Canada ranked first for coastline amongst Former British colonies in 2014.
- Canada ranked first for surface area > sq. km amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2005.
- Canada ranked first for land area > sq. km amongst NATO countries in 2008.