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Official Name: Canada
Size: 3,855,103 square miles (9,984,670 square kilometers). It is the second-largest country in the world. Only Russia is bigger.
Population: 34,030,589 as of July 2011
Population Under Age 15: 15.7%
Official Languages: English and French
Currency: Canadian dollar
Climate: Temperate in the south, subarctic and arctic in the north
Agriculture Products: Wheat, barley, oilseed, tobacco, fruits, vegetables, dairy products, fish, forest products
Industries: transportation equipment, chemicals, minerals, food products, wood and paper products, fish products, petroleum and natural gas
Products: Wheat, barley, fish, dairy, motor vehicles and parts, oil, machinery, natural gas, aluminum and electricity. Canada is the world's largest exporter of forest products.