Flag of Wales

The Welsh flag is a horizontal bicolor with a dragon in the middle. The colors used in the flag are red, green and white. The size of the English flag is 3:5. The flag of Wales was adopted in 1959. The first use of the current design was in 1959. The last change in the current Welsh flag design was in 1959.

Flag of Wales

Welsh flag downloads

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Flag proportion

Ratio 3:5


  • First flag usage: 1959
  • Adoption current flag: 1959
  • Last change flag: 1959

Flag colors


About Wales


3 063 456


8 023 sq mi
20 779 km2

Population density

382 sq mi
147 km2

Country information

Country: Wales
Continent: Europe
Official languages: Welsh, English
Capital: Cardiff
Government: Decentralised parliamentary legislative power within the parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Border length: 224 miles / 360 km
Neighbouring countries
England: 224 miles 360 km

The Welsh flag is the flag of the country Wales. Wales is located in the continent of Europe. Wales has 1 neighbour. The total length of the land border of Wales is 360 km. Wales has the following neighbouring countries with corresponding distances of the national border: England: 360 km.

3 063 456 people live in Wales, a country with a surface area of 20 779 km² (0% water). The population density in Wales is 147 inhabitants per km². The official languages in Wales are Welsh and English. The capital of Wales is Cardiff. Wales has a decentralised parliamentary legislative power within the parliamentary constitutional monarchy.

The currency in Wales is the pound sterling (GBP). UTC (standard time) in England is UTC+00:00 and UTC+01:00 in summer. Wales has the unique two-letter country code GB (also called the internet top-level domain). The unique three-letter country code is GB-WLS, and the three-digit country code is 826. The country code number (telephone number) for Wales is +44.


0% water


Pound sterling (GBP)


CET: UTC+00:00
CEST: UTC+01:00


Internet TLD: GB
Three-letter country code: GB-WLS
Three-digit country code: 826
Calling code: 44