New Brunswick

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New Brunswick
Nouveau-Brunswick
Banner Coat o airms
Motto: Laitin: Spem reduxit
("Hope restored")
Caipital Fredericton
Lairgest ceety Saint John[1]
Lairgest metro Greater Moncton[2]
Offeecial leids Inglis, French
Demonym New Brunswicker[3]
Govrenment
Type Constitutional monarchy
Lieutenant Govrenor Graydon Nicholas
Premier David Alward (PC)
Legislatur Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick
Federal representation In Canadian pairlament
Hoose seats 10 o 308 (3.2%)
Senate seats 10 o 105 (9.5%)
Confederation 1 Julie 1867 (1st, wi ON, QC, NS)
Aurie  Ranked 11t
Total 72,908 km2 (28,150 sq mi)
Laund 71,450 km2 (27,590 sq mi)
Watter (%) 1,458 km2 (563 sq mi) (2%)
Proportion o Canadae 0.7% o 9,984,670 km2
Population  Ranked 8t
Total (2011) 751,171 [4]
Densitie (2011) 10.51 /km2 (27.2 /sq mi)
GDP  Ranked 8t
Total (2009) $27.497 billion[5]
Per caipita C$33,664 (12t)
Abbreviations
Postal NB
ISO 3166-2 CA-NB
Time zone UTC-4
Postal code prefix E
Flouer Purple Violet
Tree Balsam Fir
Bird Black-capped Chickadee
Wabsteid www.gnb.ca
Rankins include aw provinces an territories

New Brunswick (French: Nouveau-Brunswick; pronounced: [nu.vo.bʁɔn.zwik]) is ane o Canadae's three Maritime provinces an is the anerlie province in the federation that is constitutionally bilingual (Inglis–French).[6] Fredericton is the caipital an Saint John is the maist populous ceety. Greater Moncton is the province's lairgest Census Metropolitan Aurie. Through the 2011 naition wide census, Statistics Canada estimates the provincial population in 2011 tae hae been 751,171; a majority o the population is Inglis-speakin, but thare is a lairge Francophone minority (33%) an aw, chiefly o Acadian origin.

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