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10+ Surprising And Fascinating Facts About Canada You Probably Didn’t Know

Canada is more interesting than you know.

What comes to your mind when you think of Canada? Mac and cheese? No? Well, why not? Since it is the nation that consumes the most cheese! Didn’t know that did you?

Well, we are here to tell you many more interesting facts about Canada that you’ll definitely find fascinating. Some of these might even surprise you. So scroll on below to take a look.

#1 Mac and cheese.

Canada consumes more macaroni and cheese than any other nation in the world.

#2 Educated.

Canada is the world’s most educated country by percentage: over half its residents have college degrees.

#3 Spreading positivity.

Police departments in Canada give out “positive tickets” when they see people doing something positive.

#4 Temperature.

Canada’s lowest recorded temperature was -81.4 degrees fahrenheit (-63 celsius) in 1947.

#5 Largest Country.

Canada is the second largest country in the world, right after Russia.

 

#6 Escape.

Residents of Churchill, Manitoba leave their cars unlocked to offer escape for pedestrians who might encounter polar bears.

#7 Lakes.

Canada has more lakes than the rest of the world’s lakes combined.

#8 Casualties.

The first Canadian casualties of the Afghanistan war were from an American pilot bombing a training exercise.

#9 License plates.

License plates in the Northwest Territories are shaped like polar bears.

#10 Dumpster.

In 2010, a Canadian man rescued a newborn baby from a dumpster, only to find out he was the father.

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