Canada has three significant territories, which are Northwest Territories, Nunavut, and Yukon. All three regions located in the northern part of Canada. Moreover, the only difference between a province and territory is that territorial governments take power from the Parliament of Canada.
The total area of this region is about 3,921,739 km2 and has a population of less than 1.5 lakh people. Yellowknife is the capital city of Northwest Territories, followed by Whitehorse the capital of Yukon and Iqaluit the capital city of Nunavut.
English and French the major Official languages of these territories. Moreover, Chipewyan, Cree, Gwich’in, Inuinnaqtun, Inuktitut, Inuvialuktun, North Slavey, South Slavey, Tłįchǫ also has the official language status. Before the formation of the territories, the entire was under the control of the Hudson Bay Company. By the end of the 18th century, the region is separated into three significant areas.
The head of the territorial government is Premier, and the Viceroy is commissioner. The elected member goes to the lower house of Legislative Assembly.