Flag of the Maldives

The Maldives flag is a red field with in the center a moon on a green field. The used colors in the flag are red, white, green. The proportion of the Maldives flag is 2:3. The Flag of the Maldives was adopted in 1965. The first use of the current flag design was in 1926. The last change to the current Maldives flag design was in 1965.

Flag of the Maldives

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Flag proportion

Ratio 2:3


  • First flag usage: 1926
  • Adoption current flag: 1965
  • Last change flag: 1965

Flag colors


About The Maldives


392 709


116 sq mi
300 km2

Population density

3 390 sq mi
1 309 km2

Country information

Country: The Maldives
Continent: Asia
Official languages: Maldivian (Dhivehi)
Capital: Malé
Government: Unitary presidential constitutional republic
Border length: 0 miles / 0 km
Neighbouring countries: None

The Maldives flag is the flag of the country named The Maldives. The Maldives is located in continental Asia. The Maldives has no neighbouring countries.

392 709 people are living in the Maldives, a country stretching over 116 sq mi/ 300 km² (0% water). The population density in The Maldives is of 3390 per sq mi/ 1309 people per km². The official language of The Maldives is Maldivian (Dhivehi). The capital city of the Maldives is Malé. The Maldives is a Unitary presidential constitutional republic.

The currency in the Maldives is the Maldivian rufiyaa .ރ (MVR). UTC (standard time) in The Maldives is UTC+05:00 and UTC+05:00 in summer. The Maldives has the unique two-letter country code, MV (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is MDV, and its three-digit country code is 462. The calling code for The Maldives is +960.


0% water


Maldivian rufiyaa .ރ (MVR)


CET: UTC+05:00
CEST: UTC+05:00


Internet TLD: MV
Three-letter country code: MDV
Three-digit country code: 462
Calling code: +960