Flag of Laos

The Laos flag is a horizontal bicolour triband with in the center an emblem. The used colors in the flag are blue, red, white. The proportion of the Laos flag is 2:3. The Flag of Laos was adopted in 1975. The first use of the current flag design was in 1945. The last change to the current Laos flag design was in 1945.

Flag of Laos

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Flag proportion

Ratio 2:3


  • First flag usage: 1945
  • Adoption current flag: 1975
  • Last change flag: 1945

Flag colors


About Laos


7 126 706


91 429 sq mi
236 800 km2

Population density

78 sq mi
30 km2

Country information

Country: Laos
Continent: Asia
Official languages: Lao
Capital: Vientiane
Government: Marxist-Leninist one-party state
Border length: 3 158 miles / 5 083 km
Neighbouring countries
Cambodia: 336 miles 541 km
People's Republic of China: 263 miles 423 km
Myanmar: 146 miles 235 km
Thailand: 1 090 miles 1 754 km
Vietnam: 1 324 miles 2 130 km

The Laos flag is the flag of the country named Laos. Laos is located in continental Asia. Laos has 5 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Laos is 3 158 mi/ 5 083 km. Laos border neighbours and border lengths are: Cambodia: 541 km, People's Republic of China: 423 km, Myanmar: 235 km, Thailand: 1 754 km, Vietnam: 2 130 km.

7 126 706 people are living in Laos, a country stretching over 91 429 sq mi/ 236 800 km² (2.53% water). The population density in Laos is of 78 per sq mi/ 30 people per km². The official language of Laos is Lao. The capital city of Laos is Vientiane. Laos is a Marxist-Leninist one-party state.

The currency in Laos is the Lao kip ₭ (LAK). UTC (standard time) in Laos is UTC+07:00 and UTC+07:00 in summer. Laos has the unique two-letter country code, LA (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is LAO, and its three-digit country code is 418. The calling code for Laos is +856.




Lao kip ₭ (LAK)


CET: UTC+07:00
CEST: UTC+07:00


Internet TLD: LA
Three-letter country code: LAO
Three-digit country code: 418
Calling code: +856