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Old 01-04-2010, 02:22 PM
 
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Does Canada have a minimum population for a territory to become a province? Will the political map of Canada change anytime soon by upgrading one of the territories to provincial status?
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Old 01-05-2010, 03:17 AM
 
Location: British Columbia, Canada
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Interesting question. It's not only about population but if it was then I think it would be a long time before any of the 3 territories become provinces. At present the three territories combined only represent 3% of the population of Canada.
Does the information on these following links help you?

Difference between Canadian Provinces and Territories - Provinces and Territories - AIA

http://www.economicexpert.com/a/Provincesf:Canada.htm <------- (Heh heh. Ignore the smiley, the link still works).

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