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List of Canadian provinces and territories by area

Here is a list of Canadian provinces and territories ranked by area. Areas are in square kilometres.

Rank Rank
among
prov-
inces
Rank
among
terri-
tories
Name Area Land area Freshwater area Percent of total
1 1 Nunavut 2 093 190 1 936 113 157 077 21,0
2 1 Quebec 1 542 056 1 365 128 176 928 15,4
3 2 Northwest Territories 1 346 106 1 183 085 163 021 13,5
4 2 Ontario 1 076 395 917 741 158 654 10,8
5 3 British Columbia 944 735 925 186 19 549 9,5
6 4 Alberta 661 848 642 317 19 531 6,6
7 5 Saskatchewan 651 036 591 670 59 366 6,5
8 6 Manitoba 647 797 553 556 94 241 6,5
9 3 Yukon 482 443 474 391 8 052 4,8
10 7 Newfoundland and Labrador 405 212 373 872 31 340 4,1
11 8 New Brunswick 72 908 71 450 1 458 0,7
12 9 Nova Scotia 55 284 53 338 1 946 0,6
13 10 Prince Edward Island 5 660 5 660 - 0,1
Canada total 9 984 670 9 093 507 861 163 100,0

Source: http://www.statcan.ca/english/Pgdb/phys01.htm



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