Flag of Burundi

The Burundi flag is a horizontal bicolour with in the center a star. The used colors in the flag are red, white, green. The proportion of the Burundi flag is 3:5. The Flag of Burundi was adopted in 1967. The first use of the current flag design was in 1962. The last change to the current Burundi flag design was in 1982.

Flag of Burundi

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Flag proportion

Ratio 3:5


  • First flag usage: 1962
  • Adoption current flag: 1967
  • Last change flag: 1982

Flag colors


About Burundi


11 466 756


10 747 sq mi
27 834 km2

Population density

1 067 sq mi
412 km2

Country information

Country: Burundi
Continent: Africa
Official languages: French, Kirundi
Capital: Bujumbura
Government: Presidential republic
Border length: 605 miles / 974 km
Neighbouring countries
Democratic Republic of the Congo: 145 miles 233 km
Rwanda: 180 miles 290 km
Tanzania: 280 miles 451 km

The Burundi flag is the flag of the country named Burundi. Burundi is located in continental Africa. Burundi has 3 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Burundi is 605 mi/ 974 km. Burundi border neighbours and border lengths are: Democratic Republic of the Congo: 233 km, Rwanda: 290 km, Tanzania: 451 km.

11 466 756 people are living in Burundi, a country stretching over 10 747 sq mi/ 27 834 km² (7.73% water). The population density in Burundi is of 1067 per sq mi/ 412 people per km². The official language of Burundi is French, Kirundi. The capital city of Burundi is Bujumbura. Burundi is a Presidential republic.

The currency in Burundi is the Burundian franc Fr (BIF). UTC (standard time) in Burundi is UTC+02:00 and UTC+02:00 in summer. Burundi has the unique two-letter country code, BI (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is BDI, and its three-digit country code is 108. The calling code for Burundi is +257.




Burundian franc Fr (BIF)


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


Internet TLD: BI
Three-letter country code: BDI
Three-digit country code: 108
Calling code: +257