Eastern Canada (also the Eastern provinces or the East) is generally considered to be the region of Canada south of Hudson Bay / Hudson Strait and east of Manitoba, consisting of the following provinces (from east to west): Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Quebec and Ontario.
Est du Canada (French)
|• Total||2,783,400 km2 (1,074,700 sq mi)|
|• Density||8.6/km2 (22/sq mi)|
Ontario and Quebec, Canada's two largest provinces, define Central Canada; while the other provinces constitute Atlantic Canada. New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island are also known as the Maritime provinces.