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Top-ranked province Ontario scores a “B” and ranks 11th among 26 regions on environment report. Five provinces get “D-” grades. Overall, Canada gets a “D” and ranks third-to-last among international peers.
Ontario is a global top performer on innovation, and scores a strong “B.” Overall, Canada gets a “C” and ranks 9th among international peers. The innovation report shows a mixed bag of results for all the provinces.
B.C. scores top grades and along with Ontario ranks higher than most peer countries in the first report card to look at the health performance of the provinces and territories in an international context.
The territories generally lag on education and skills performance. However, we need to consider the territories’ socio-economic conditions and cultural factors when assessing their education performance.
We look at Canada’s national and provincial performance relative to that of 15 other peer countries in six performance categories: Economy, Education and Skills, Innovation, Environment, Health, and Society.
This website—How Canada Performs: A Report Card on Canada—assesses Canada’s quality of life compared with that of its peer countries.