Flag of Hong Kong

The Hong Kong flag shows a flower, the Bauhinia blakeana, on a red field. The flower has five petals containing five red stars. The colors used in the flag are red and white. The size of the Hong Kong flag is 2:3. The Hong Kong flag was adopted in 1997. The first use of the current design was in 1997. The last change to the current Hong Kong flag design was in 1997.

Flag of Hong Kong

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Flag proportion

Ratio 2:3


  • First flag usage: 1997
  • Adoption current flag: 1997
  • Last change flag: 1997

Flag colors


About Hong Kong


7 191 503


426 sq mi
1 104 km2

Population density

16 871 sq mi
6 514 km2

Country information

Country: Hong Kong
Continent: Asia
Official languages: Cantonese, Mandarin, English
Capital: Victoria City
Government: Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China
Border length: 19 miles / 30 km
Neighbouring countries
China: 19 miles 30 km

The Hong Kong flag is the flag of the country Hong Kong. Hong Kong is located in the continent of Asia. Hong Kong has 1 neighboring country. The total length of the land border of Northern Ireland is 30 km. Hong Kong has the following neighbouring countries with corresponding distances from the land border: China: 30 km.

7,191,503 people live in Hong Kong, a country with an area of 1,104 km² (0% water). The population density in Hong Kong is 6,514 inhabitants per square kilometre. The official languages of Hong Kong are Cantonese, Mandarin and English. The capital of Hong Kong is Victoria City. Hong Kong is a special administrative region of the People's Republic of China.

The currency in Hong Kong is the Hong Kong dollar (HKD). UTC (default time) in Hong Kong is UTC+08:00 and UTC+09:00 in summer. Hong Kong has the unique two-letter country code HK (also called the internet top-level domain). The unique three-letter country code is HKG, and the three-digit country code is 44. The country code number (phone number) for Hong Kong is +44.


0% water


Hong Kong dollar. (HKD)


CET: UTC+08:00
CEST: UTC+09:00


Internet TLD: HK
Three-letter country code: HKG
Three-digit country code: 852
Calling code: 852

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