Toronto is Canada’s largest city, the fourth largest in North America, and home to a diverse population of about 2.8 million people. It’s a global centre for business, finance, arts and culture and is consistently ranked one of the world’s most livable cities. Toronto, with a population of 2.8 million people (5.5 million in the GTA – Greater Toronto Area) is heralded as one of the most multicultural cities in the world and is ranked as the safest large metropolitan area in North America by Places Rated Almanac. Toronto’s unmatched diversity shines through in its countless arts and entertainment opportunities. As the nation’s cultural heartland, Toronto hosts international audiences at a wide variety of arts and sporting events in world class facilities.