The Canadian province of Manitoba.
Manitoba is a province at the longitudinal centre of Canada. It is often considered one of the three prairie provinces along with Alberta and Saskatchewan and is Canada's fifth-most populous province with its estimated 1.3 million people. Manitoba covers 649,950 square kilometres (250,900 sq mi) with a widely varied landscape, stretching from the northern oceanic coastline to the southern border with the United States. The province is bordered by the provinces of Ontario to the east and Saskatchewan to the west, the territories of Nunavut to the north, and Northwest Territories to the northwest (source: Wikipedia). The current Prime Minister of Manitoba is Brian Pallister.
- Inception: 1870
- *Population: 1,278,365 [2016 Census]
- *Area: 552,330 km² 
- *Density: 2.314/km² 
- **Official Languages Spoken: English 76.5%, French 2.2%,
- **Aboriginal Languages (Top 5): Cree 0.4%, Blackfoot < 0.1%, Stoney < 0.1%, Dene < 0.1%, Woods Cree < 0.1%
- **Non-Official/ Immigrant Languages (Top 5): Tagalog 2.9%, German 2.1%, Punjabi (Panjabi) 1.8%, Cantonese 1.6%, Spanish 1.5%
- **Employment / Unemployment Rate: 67.1% / 6.5%
- Official Website: www.gov.mb.ca
- Individual Federal Income Tax Rates - 2018 15% on the first $46,605 of taxable income, + 20.5% on the next $46,603 of taxable income (on the portion of taxable income over 46,605 up to $93,208), + 26% on the next $51,281 of taxable income (on the portion of taxable income over $93,208 up to $144,489), + 29% on the next $61,353 of taxable income (on the portion of taxable income over 144,489 up to $205,842), + 33% of taxable income over $205,842.
- Manitoba Individual Income Tax Rates - 2018 10.8% on the first $31,843 of taxable income, 12.75% on the next $36,978, 17.4% on the amount over $68,821
- Manitoba Sales Tax Rates - 2018 GST/HST 5%, PST 8% (for more tax info visit Manitoba Taxation )
- Cost of Living: How much does it cost to live in Manitoba? Bank Of Canada Inflation Calculator
- Health Department: Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living Manitoba Aboriginal Health Careers.ca Manitoba eHealth Winnipeg Regional Health Authority
- Education: K-12 (Click on the link to visit the www.edu.gov.mb.ca website for more information)
- Justice System: Department of Justice - Manitoba Justice Manitoba's Laws Law Society of Manitoba