One of the territories of Arctic Canada, the Northwest Territories (NWT; French, les Territoires du Nord-Ouest) has a landmass of 1,171,918 square kilometres and a population of 42,944 as of the January 1, 2005.
For other geographical names that use the term "Northwest," see Northwest. ...
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- GNWT - Health and Social Services (Northwest Territories State Government)