Flag of Bulgaria

The Bulgarian flag is a horizontal tricolour. The used colors in the flag are red, white, green. The proportion of the Bulgarian flag is 3:5. The Flag of Bulgaria was adopted in 1991. The first use of the current flag design was in 1879. The last change to the current Bulgarian flag design was in 1991.

Flag of Bulgaria

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Flag proportion

Ratio 3:5


  • First flag usage: 1879
  • Adoption current flag: 1991
  • Last change flag: 1991

Flag colors


About Bulgaria


7 364 570


42 811 sq mi
110 879 km2

Population density

172 sq mi
66 km2

Country information

Country: Bulgaria
Continent: Europe
Official languages: Bulgarian
Capital: Sofia
Government: Unitary parliamentary republic
Border length: 1 123 miles / 1 808 km
Neighbouring countries
Greece: 307 miles 494 km
Macedonia: 92 miles 148 km
Romania: 378 miles 608 km
Serbia: 198 miles 318 km
Turkey: 149 miles 240 km

The Bulgarian flag is the flag of the country named Bulgaria. Bulgaria is located in continental Europe. Bulgaria has 5 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Bulgaria is 1 123 mi/ 1 808 km. Bulgaria border neighbours and border lengths are: Greece: 494 km, Macedonia: 148 km, Romania: 608 km, Serbia: 318 km, Turkey: 240 km.

7 364 570 people are living in Bulgaria, a country stretching over 42 811 sq mi/ 110 879 km² (2.16% water). The population density in Bulgaria is of 172 per sq mi/ 66 people per km². The official language of Bulgaria is Bulgarian. The capital city of Bulgaria is Sofia. Bulgaria is a Unitary parliamentary republic.

The currency in Bulgaria is the Bulgarian lev лв (BGN). UTC (standard time) in Bulgaria is UTC+02:00 and UTC+03:00 in summer. Bulgaria has the unique two-letter country code, BG (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is BGR, and its three-digit country code is 100. The calling code for Bulgaria is +359.




Bulgarian lev лв (BGN)


CET: UTC+02:00
CEST: UTC+03:00


Internet TLD: BG
Three-letter country code: BGR
Three-digit country code: 100
Calling code: +359