Canada

Official name
Canada
Region
Americas
Sub-Region
Northern America
ISO 3166-1
ca

      

Toronto is the capital of the Canadian province of Ontario. It is located within the Golden Horseshoe in Southern Ontario on the northern shore of Lake Ontario. With 2,731,571 residents in 2016, it is the largest city in Canada by population. In 2016 the Toronto census metropolitan area had a population of 5,928,040.

Montreal is the most populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous municipality in Canada as a whole. The city is centred on the Island of Montreal, which took its name from the same source as the city, and a few much smaller peripheral islands.