Canada

North America

Facts

Population

33,476,688 (2011)

Area

9,984,670 km²

3,855,081 mi²

Density

3.4 people per km²

8.7 people per mi²

GDP

$1.54 trillion (2013)

# of 150m+ buildings

112 Completed • 52 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Average Building Age

15 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (52%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (84%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

7

Tallest Country in

the World

#

2

Tallest Country in

North America

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

SkyTower

312.5 m / 1,025 ft

2

The One

308.6 m / 1,012 ft

3

First Canadian Place

298.1 m / 978 ft

4

The St. Regis Toronto

276.9 m / 908 ft

5

Scotia Tower

275 m / 902 ft

6

Aura at College Park

271.9 m / 892 ft

7

Brookfield Place

260.9 m / 856 ft

8

M3

260.3 m / 854 ft

9

One Bloor Street East

257.3 m / 844 ft

10

Stantec Tower

248.9 m / 816 ft

CTBUH People & Events

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Richard Witt

Quadrangle Architects

CTBUH Canada Tours Monde Condominiums

13 March 2019

CTBUH Canada Future Leaders Tours RWDI Facilities

21 November 2018

Videos

18 September 2014

Monthly Video: Five Minutes with James Parakh

James Parakh of the City of Toronto is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2014 CTBUH Shanghai Conference at the Jin Mao Tower. James talks...

Research

01 March 2020

Modern Skyscrapers in the Late 19th Century

Skyscrapers are often seen as a typically American phenomenon. This paper aims at demonstrating that in terms of technology major developments are European and that,...

Global News

20 January 2021

Office Tower in Downtown Vancouver Tops Out

One of the most intriguing tower developments under construction in downtown Vancouver recently passed a major milestone. Deloitte Summit office tower at 400 West Georgia...