Flag of Algeria

The Algerian flag is a vertical bicolour with in the center the national emblem. The used colors in the flag are red, white, green. The proportion of the Algerian flag is 2:3. The Flag of Algeria was adopted in 1962.

Flag of Algeria

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Flag proportion

Ratio 2:3


  • First flag usage: 1962
  • Adoption current flag: 1962
  • Last change flag: -

Flag colors


About Algeria


40 763 971


919 595 sq mi
2 381 741 km2

Population density

44 sq mi
17 km2

Country information

Country: Algeria
Continent: Africa
Official languages: Arabic
Capital: Algiers
Government: Unitary semi-presidential republic
Border length: 3 941 miles / 6 343 km
Neighbouring countries
Libya: 610 miles 982 km
Mali: 855 miles 1 376 km
Mauritania: 288 miles 463 km
Morocco: 969 miles 1 559 km
Niger: 594 miles 956 km
Tunisia: 600 miles 965 km
Western Sahara: 26 miles 42 km

The Algerian flag is the flag of the country named Algeria. Algeria is located in continental Africa. Algeria has 7 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Algeria is 3 941 mi/ 6 343 km. Algeria border neighbours and border lengths are: Libya: 982 km, Mali: 1376 km, Mauritania: 463 km, Morocco: 1 559 km, Niger: 956 km, Tunisia: 965 km, Western Sahara: 42 km.

39 500 000 people are living in Algeria, a country stretching over 919 595 sq mi/ 2 381 741 km² (0% water). The population density in Algeria is of 43 per sq mi/ 17 people per km². The official language of Algeria is Arabic. The capital city of Algeria is Algiers. Algeria is a Unitary semi-presidential republic.

The currency in Algeria is the Algerian dinar د.ج (DZD). UTC (standard time) in Algeria is UTC+01:00 and UTC+01:00 in summer. Algeria has the unique two-letter country code, DZ (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is DZA, and its three-digit country code is 012. The calling code for Algeria is +213.


0% water


Dinar (DZD)


CET: UTC+01:00
CEST: UTC+01:00


Internet TLD: DZ
Three-letter country code: DZA
Three-digit country code: 012
Calling code: +213