The Canadian province of Saskatchewan.
Saskatchewan (/səˈskætʃəwən, sæ-, -wɒn/) is a prairie and boreal province in western Canada, the only province without natural borders. Nearly 10 percent of is fresh water, composed mostly of rivers, reservoirs, and the province's 100,000 lakes.
Saskatchewan is bordered on the west by Alberta, on the north by the Northwest Territories, on the east by Manitoba, to the northeast by Nunavut, and on the south by the U.S. states of Montana and North Dakota. As of late 2017, Saskatchewan's population was estimated at 1,098,352 as of the 2016 census. Residents primarily live in the southern prairie half of the province, while the northern borealhalf is mostly forested and sparsely populated. Of the total population, roughly half live in the province's largest city Saskatoon, or the provincial capital Regina. Other notable cities include Prince Albert, Moose Jaw, Yorkton, Swift Current, North Battleford, Melfort, and the border city Lloydminster (partially within Alberta).(Source: Wikipedia) For additional information about the province of Saskatchewan you may visit the government of Canada website provincial and territorial symbols for the province of Saskatchewan. The current Premier of Saskatchewan is Scott Moe.
- Inception: 1905
- *Population: 1,098,352
- *Area: 588,239 km²
- *Density: 1.867/km²
- **Official Languages Spoken: English 84.1%, French 1.6%
- **Aboriginal Languages [Top 5]: Cree 1.6%, Dene 0.8%, Plains Cree 0.2%, Ojibway < 0.1%, Woods Cree < 0.1%
- **Non-Official/ Immigrant Languages [Top 5]: Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 2.2%, German 2.1%, Ukrainian 1.1%, Urdu 0.7%, Mandarin 0.7%
- ***Employment / Unemployment Rate: 64.3% / 6.7%
- Official Website: Saskatchewan
- 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.
- Saskatchewan Individual Income Tax Rates - 2018 10.5% on the first $45,225 of taxable income, + 12.5% on the next $83,989, + 14.5% on the amount over $129,214
- Saskatchewan Sales Tax Rates - 2018 GST/HST 5%, QST 6% (for more tax info visit Saskatchewan Taxes and Investments )
- Cost of Living: About Saskatchewan Cost Of Living In Saskatchewan Cost Of Living In Saskatoon Bank Of Canada Inflation Calculator
- Health: Saskatchewan Health Authority Governement of Saskatchewan Health eHealth Saskatchewan
- Education: pre-K-12 (Click on the link to visit the Educationwebsite for more information)
- Ministry Of Justice: Saskatchewan Ministry of Jusice Courts: Courts of Saskatchewan Provincial Archives: Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan Law Society: Saskatchewan Law Society