Flag of Syria

The Syrian flag is a horizontal tricolour with two stars. The used colors in the flag are red, green, black, white. The proportion of the Syrian flag is 2:3. The Flag of Syria was adopted in 1980. The first use of the current flag design was in 1958. The last change to the current Syrian flag design was in 1980.

Flag of Syria

Syrian flag downloads

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Flag proportion

Ratio 2:3


  • First flag usage: 1958
  • Adoption current flag: 1980
  • Last change flag: 1980

Flag colors


About Syria


18 007 551


71 498 sq mi
185 180 km2

Population density

252 sq mi
97 km2

Country information

Country: Syria
Continent: Asia
Official languages: Arabic
Capital: Damascus
Government: Unitary dominant-party semi-presidential republic
Border length: 1 400 miles / 2 253 km
Neighbouring countries
Iraq: 376 miles 605 km
Israel: 47 miles 76 km
Jordan: 233 miles 375 km
Lebanon: 233 miles 375 km
Turkey: 511 miles 822 km

The Syrian flag is the flag of the country named Syria. Syria is located in continental Asia. Syria has 5 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Syria is 1 400 mi/ 2 253 km. Syria border neighbours and border lengths are: Iraq: 605 km, Israel: 76 km, Jordan: 375 km, Lebanon: 375 km, Turkey: 822 km.

23 560 464 people are living in Syria, a country stretching over 71 498 sq mi/ 185 180 km² (0.84% water). The population density in Syria is of 330 per sq mi/ 127 people per km². The official language of Syria is Arabic. The capital city of Syria is Damaskus. Syria is a Unitary dominant-party semi-presidential republic.

The currency in Syria is the Syrian pound £ or ل.س (SYP). UTC (standard time) in Syria is UTC+02:00 and UTC+03:00 in summer. Syria has the unique two-letter country code, SY (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is SYR, and its three-digit country code is 760. The calling code for Syria is +963.




Syrian pound £ or ل.س (SYP)


CET: UTC+02:00
CEST: UTC+03:00


Internet TLD: SY
Three-letter country code: SYR
Three-digit country code: 760
Calling code: +963