Flag of El Salvador

The El Salvadoran flag is a horizontal triband with an emblem in the middle. The used colors in the flag are blue, white. The proportion of the El Salvadoran flag is 189:335. The Flag of El Salvador was adopted in 1912. The first use of the current flag design was in 1912.

Flag of El Salvador

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Flag proportion

Ratio 189:335


  • First flag usage: 1912
  • Adoption current flag: 1912
  • Last change flag: -

Flag colors


About El Salvador


6 172 011


8 124 sq mi
21 041 km2

Population density

760 sq mi
293 km2

Country information

Country: El Salvador
Continent: North America
Official languages: Spanish
Capital: San Salvador
Government: Unitary presidential constitutional republic
Border length: 339 miles / 545 km
Neighbouring countries
Guatemala: 126 miles 203 km
Honduras: 213 miles 342 km

The El Salvadoran flag is the flag of the country named El Salvador. El Salvador is located in continental North America. El Salvador has 2 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of El Salvador is 339 mi/ 545 km. El Salvador border neighbours and border lengths are: Guatemala: 203 km, Honduras: 342 km.

6 172 011 people are living in El Salvador, a country stretching over 8 124 sq mi/ 21 041 km² (1.52% water). The population density in El Salvador is of 760 per sq mi/ 293 people per km². The official language of El Salvador is Spanish. The capital city of El Salvador is San Salvador. El Salvador is a Unitary presidential constitutional .

The currency in El Salvador is the United States dollar $ (USD). UTC (standard time) in El Salvador is UTC-06:00 and UTC-06:00 in summer. El Salvador has the unique two-letter country code, SV (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is SLV, and its three-digit country code is 222. The calling code for El Salvador is +53.




United States dollar $ (USD)


CET: UTC-06:00
CEST: UTC-06:00


Internet TLD: SV
Three-letter country code: SLV
Three-digit country code: 222
Calling code: +53