.CA Quick Facts
The following information is taken from the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (Cira) website.
1.) Canada now has the worlds 14th largest domain registry (2012) – up from 16th of the previous year
2.) Canada’s .CA has the enjoyed the 4th largest growth rate over the past five years <2012
3.) .CA Domain registrations reached 1 million in April, 2008 from a start of 140,000 in 2000 years earlier. Since 2008 the domain registration total has grown to over 1.9 million in the 4 years since. The rate of growth has therefore doubled in recent times.
4.) Canadians prefer to use .CA websites. When it comes to banking, shopping, current events and education 79%+ Canadians favor it over . com It is seen as more safe and trusted and significantly more Canadian than .com
Source – Cira Strategic Council.Source – Cira Strategic Council.