Flag of Colombia

The Colombian flag is a horizontal tricolour. The used colors in the flag are blue, red, yellow. The proportion of the Colombian flag is 2:3. The Flag of Colombia was adopted in 1861. The first use of the current flag design was in 1810. The last change to the current Colombian flag design was in 1949.

Flag of Colombia

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Flag proportion

Ratio 2:3


  • First flag usage: 1810
  • Adoption current flag: 1861
  • Last change flag: 1949

Flag colors


About Colombia


47 698 524


440 831 sq mi
1 141 748 km2

Population density

108 sq mi
42 km2

Country information

Country: Colombia
Continent: South America
Official languages: Spanish
Capital: Santa Fé de Bogotá
Government: Unitary presidential constitutional republic
Border length: 3 731 miles / 6 004 km
Neighbouring countries
Brazil: 1 021 miles 1 643 km
Ecuador: 367 miles 590 km
Panama: 140 miles 225 km
Peru: 930 miles 1 496 km
Venezuela: 1 274 miles 2 050 km

The Colombian flag is the flag of the country named Colombia. Colombia is located in continental South America. Colombia has 5 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Colombia is 3 731 mi/ 6 004 km. Colombia border neighbours and border lengths are: Brazil: 1643 km, Ecuador: 590 km, Panama: 225 km, Peru: 1496 km, Venezuela: 2050 km.

47 698 524 people are living in Colombia, a country stretching over 440 831 sq mi/ 1 141 748 km² (8.8% water). The population density in Colombia is of 108 per sq mi/ 42 people per km². The official language of Colombia is Spanish. The capital city of Colombia is Santa Fé de Bogotá. Colombia is a Unitary presidential constitutional republic.

The currency in Colombia is the Colombian peso $ (COP). UTC (standard time) in Colombia is UTC-05:00 and UTC-05:00 in summer. Colombia has the unique two-letter country code, CO (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is COL, and its three-digit country code is 170. The calling code for Colombia is +57.




Colombian peso $ (COP)


CET: UTC-05:00
CEST: UTC-05:00


Internet TLD: CO
Three-letter country code: COL
Three-digit country code: 170
Calling code: +57