Flag of Afghanistan

The Afghan flag is a vertical tricolour with in the center the national emblem. The used colors in the flag are red, green, black, white. The proportion of the Afghan flag is 2:3. The Flag of Afghanistan was adopted in 2002. The first use of the current flag design was in 1928. The last change to the current Afghan flag design was in 2004.

Flag of Afghanistan

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Flag proportion

Ratio 2:3


  • First flag usage: 1928
  • Adoption current flag: 2002
  • Last change flag: 2004

Flag colors


About Afghanistan


34 124 811


252 072 sq mi
652 864 km2

Population density

135 sq mi
52 km2

Country information

Country: Afghanistan
Continent: Asia
Official languages: Pashto and Dari
Capital: Kabul
Government: Unitary presidential Islamic republic
Border length: 3 436 miles / 5 529 km
Neighbouring countries
People's Republic of China: 47 miles 76 km
Iran: 582 miles 936 km
Pakistan: 1 510 miles 2 430 km
Tajikistan: 749 miles 1 206 km
Turkmenistan: 462 miles 744 km
Uzbekistan: 85 miles 137 km

The Afghan flag is the flag of the country named Afghanistan. Afghanistan is located in continental Asia. Afghanistan has 6 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Afghanistan is 3 436 mi/ 5 529 km. Afghanistan border neighbours and border lengths are: People's Republic of China: 76 km, Iran: 936 km, Pakistan: 2 430 km, Tajikistan: 1 206 km, Turkmenistan: 744 km, Uzbekistan: 137 km.

34 124 811 people are living in Afghanistan, a country stretching over 251 827 sq mi/ 652 864 km² (0% water). The population density in Afghanistan is of 135 per sq mi/ 52 people per km². The official language of Afghanistan is Pashto and Dari. The capital city of Afghanistan is Kabul. Afghanistan is a Unitary presidential Islamic republic.

The currency in Afghanistan is the Afghani ؋ (AFN). UTC (standard time) in Afghanistan is UTC+04:30 and UTC+04:30 in summer. Afghanistan has the unique two-letter country code, AF (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is AFG, and its three-digit country code is 004. The calling code for Afghanistan is +93.


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Afghani (AFN)


CET: UTC+4:30
CEST: UTC+4:30


Internet TLD: AF
Three-letter country code: AFG
Three-digit country code: 004
Calling code: +93