Baffin Island

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Baffin Island
Native name: ᕿᑭᖅᑖᓗᒃ (Qikiqtaaluk)
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Baffin Island is locatit in Nunavut
Baffin Island
Baffin Island
Baffin Island is locatit in Canada
Baffin Island
Baffin Island
Geografie
Location Northren Canadae
Coordinates 69°N 72°W / 69°N 72°W / 69; -72 (Baffin Island)Coordinates: 69°N 72°W / 69°N 72°W / 69; -72 (Baffin Island)
Airchipelagae Arctic Aurchipelago
Aurie 507,451 km2 (195,928 sq mi)
Aurie rank 5th
Heichest elevation 2,147 m (7,044 ft)
Admeenistration
Demografics
Population 13,148[1]
Pop. density 0.02 /km2 (0.05 /sq mi)

Baffin Island (Inuktitut: ᕿᑭᖅᑖᓗᒃ, Qikiqtaaluk IPA: [qikiqtaːluk], French: Île de Baffin or Terre de Baffin, Auld Norse: Helluland), in the Canadian territory o Nunavut, is the lairgest island in Canadae an the fift lairgest island in the warld.

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  1. Daes nae include Cape Dorset (1,441) an Qikiqtarjuaq (598). Baith o that dae nae lee on Baffin Island proper
  2. 2006 Aboriginal Population Profile for Nunavut communities.