Flag of Guinea-Bissau

The Guinea-Bissau flag is a vertical red line left with black star in the middle and right two horizontal lines. The used colors in the flag are red, green, yellow, black. The proportion of the Guinea-Bissau flag is 1:2. The Flag of Guinea-Bissau was adopted in 1973. The first use of the current flag design was in 1973. The last change to the current Guinea-Bissau flag design was in 1973.

Flag of Guinea-Bissau

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Flag proportion

Ratio 1:2


  • First flag usage: 1973
  • Adoption current flag: 1973
  • Last change flag: 1973

Flag colors


About Guinea-Bissau


1 792 338


13 948 sq mi
36 125 km2

Population density

129 sq mi
50 km2

Country information

Country: Guinea-Bissau
Continent: Africa
Official languages: Portuguese
Capital: Bissau
Government: Unitary semi-presidential republic
Border length: 450 miles / 724 km
Neighbouring countries
Guinea: 240 miles 386 km
Senegal: 210 miles 338 km

The Guinea-Bissau flag is the flag of the country named Guinea-Bissau. Guinea-Bissau is located in continental Africa. Guinea-Bissau has 2 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Guinea-Bissau is 450 mi/ 724 km. Guinea-Bissau border neighbours and border lengths are: Guinea: 386 km, Senegal: 338 km.

1 792 338 people are living in Guinea-Bissau, a country stretching over 13 948 sq mi/ 36 125 km² (22.16% water). The population density in Guinea-Bissau is of 129 per sq mi/ 50 people per km². The official language of Guinea-Bissau is Portuguese. The capital city of Guinea-Bissau is Bissau. Guinea-Bissau is a Unitary semi-presidential republic.

The currency in Guinea-Bissau is the West African CFA franc Fr (XOF). UTC (standard time) in Guinea-Bissau is UTC+00:00 and UTC+00:00 in summer. Guinea-Bissau has the unique two-letter country code, GW (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is GNB, and its three-digit country code is 624. The calling code for Guinea-Bissau is +245.




West African CFA franc Fr (XOF)


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


Internet TLD: GW
Three-letter country code: GNB
Three-digit country code: 624
Calling code: +245