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Encyclopedia > Kugaaruk, Nunavut

The community of Kugaaruk (formerly known as Pelly Bay until 3 December 1999) is located on the shore of Gulf of Boothia in Canada's Nunavut Territory. Access is by air and by annual supply sea-lift. Kugaaruk means "a river flowing through the community that is used for fishing and drinking". December 3 is the 337th (in leap years the 338th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... The Gulf of Boothia is a body of water between Baffin Island and the Boothia Peninsula, in Nunavut, Canada. ... For the electoral district of the same name, see Nunavut (electoral district). ...


Population is 605 according to the 2001 Census. The Canada 2001 Census was a detailed enumeration of the Canadian population. ...


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