As you can see, most of my domains listed here have been registered or acquired years ago. Search engines do look at domain age. If you have been around for a while it shows stability.
.CA Domain Facts
Facts about Canadian Domain Names – .CA .ca is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Canada. Registrants of .ca domains must meet Canadian Presence Requirements as defined by the registry. Examples of valid entities include: a Canadian citizen of the age of majority, a permanent resident of Canada, a legally recognized Canadian organization,…