Canada VS The World "The World Looking In"

The World's Perspective

Poland

Canada is seen as a post-modern country which has an interesting as well as a rich history and which has influence major historical events in the 20th century

United States of America

Americans like Canadians more than anyone else in the world

They know very little about Canada

Canadians visit USA more often than vice versa

Americans see Canada as the more experimental nation

Slovenia

Slovenians think warm thoughts about Canada because many are linked by family.

The Netherlands

Canada is referred to as the “European version of America”.

The dutch are attracted to the down to earth Canadian spirit

In Amsterdam, Canadians have the doors open for them instantly.

Slovakia

They know nothing about Canada

But they think highly of Canada due to the image that they present

China

Canada has been removed from the syllabus because it's a crunchy without a particular influential political system or foreign-policy in the world arena

Was one seen as a dull wheat export

Israel

A “country to the North of the USA”

Canadian government “abolished” their language

“Canada can ever be like US I want to for free democratic country with a strong economy”.

Germany

Canada is seen as an international actor

A model for a multi-faced immigrant society with many different faces and multiple forms of cultural expression.

India

No stable links have flourished between us.

United Kingdom

They quickly dismissed Canada from their mindset

Venezuela

Peacemakers

The country of active multiculturalism with excellent inter-culturalism.

Northern Ireland

Canada has a lot to share

They share their benefits the well with others

Mexico

Canadian policies on climate change, renewable energy, water sanitation and consumption, are seen by the Mexican authorities and society as an example to follow.

Analysis

Canada's biggest strength is their willingness to help others, proven by am helping places like Haiti, Egypt, India etc. But they are most week in making connections with other countries. A perfect example of this is India and Canada, they couldn't make firm relations due to an Indian diaspora in Canada. Canada's top priority is national interest. This is done to improve relations with other countries that they trade with. Canadians however should be proud of their homeland because Canada is a country that helps those that are in need, when they need it and wherever they may be. They also have a rich history to back that up. Canadais better off than most countries . Canada is prime interest and most important in the scullery an academic world because of the understanding Canada program. Kind of doesn't play meant rate is higher fence those countries in Africa this is because they are more in the scullery an academic world because of the understanding Canada program. Their employment rate is higher than those countries in Africa this is because they are more developed economically.

GEOGRAPHY

Natural Resources

iron ore, nickel, zinc, copper, gold, lead, rare earth elements, molybdenum, potash, diamonds, silver, fish, timber, wildlife, coal, petroleum, natural gas, hydropower

Land Use

agricultural land: 6.8%

arable land 4.7%; permanent crops 0.5%; permanent pasture 1.6%

forest: 34.1%

other: 59.1% (2011 est.)

People & Society

Continuous permafrost in north is a serious obstacle to development; cyclonic storms form east of the Rocky Mountains, a result of the mixing of air masses from the Arctic, Pacific, and North American interior, and produce most of the country's rain and snow east of the mountains.

Environmental Issues

metal smelting, coal-burning utilities, and vehicle emissions impacting on agricultural and forest productivity; air pollution and resulting acid rain severely affecting lakes and damaging forests; ocean waters becoming contaminated due to agricultural, industrial, mining, and forestry activities

PEOPLE & SOCIETY

Population

35,362,905 (July 2016 est.)

Age Structure/Dependency

0-14 years: 15.44% (male 2,799,758/female 2,661,645)

15-24 years: 12.12% (male 2,204,127/female 2,080,587)

25-54 years: 40.32% (male 7,231,200/female 7,028,692)

55-64 years: 13.94% (male 2,443,452/female 2,484,788)

65 years and over: 18.18% (male 2,863,114/female 3,565,542) (2016 est.)

Population Growth Rate

0.74% (2016 est.)

Urbanization

urban population: 81.8% of total population (2015)

rate of urbanization: 1.22% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)

Life Expectancy

total population: 81.9 years

male: 79.2 years

female: 84.6 years (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 19

Total Fertility Rate

1.6 children born/woman (2016 est.)

Health Expenditures

10.4% of GDP (2014)

ECONOMY

Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

$46,200 (2016 est.)

$46,200 (2015 est.)

$46,100 (2014 est.)

note: data are in 2016 dollars

country comparison to the world: 32

Unemployment Rate

7.1% (2016 est.)

6.9% (2015 est.)

Poverty Line

9.4%

note: this figure is the Low Income Cut-Off, a calculation that results in higher figures than found in many comparable economies; Canada does not have an official poverty line (2008 est.)

Exports

$402.4 billion (2016 est.)

$411 billion (2015 est.

External Debt

$1.608 trillion (31 March 2016 est.)

$1.55 trillion (31 March 2015 est.)

COMMUNICATIONS

Telephones (fixed lines)

total subscriptions: 15.902 million

subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 45 (July 2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 17

Telephones (mobile cellular)

total: 29.39 million

subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 84 (July 2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 44

Telephones (system)

general assessment: excellent service provided by modern technology

domestic: domestic satellite system with about 300 earth stations

international: country code - 1; submarine cables provide links to the US and Europe; satellite earth stations - 7 (5 Intelsat - 4 Atlantic Ocean and 1 Pacific Ocean, and 2 Intersputnik - Atlantic Ocean region) (2011)

Internet Users

total: 31.053 million

percent of population: 88.5% (July 2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 21

Created By
Jordan Bryden
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