Flag of Zambia

The Zambian flag is a green field with right an eagle and a vertical striped box. The used colors in the flag are red, green, black, orange. The proportion of the Zambian flag is 2:3. The Flag of Zambia was adopted in 1964. The first use of the current flag design was in 1964. The last change to the current Zambian flag design was in 1996.

Flag of Zambia

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Flag proportion

Ratio 2:3


  • First flag usage: 1964
  • Adoption current flag: 1964
  • Last change flag: 1996

Flag colors


About Zambia


15 972 000


290 585 sq mi
752 612 km2

Population density

55 sq mi
21 km2

Country information

Country: Zambia
Continent: Africa
Official languages: English
Capital: Lusaka
Government: Presidential republic
Border length: 3 521 miles / 5 667 km
Neighbouring countries
Angola: 690 miles 1 111 km
Botswana: 0 miles 0 km
Democratic Republic of the Congo: 1 199 miles 1 930 km
Malawi: 520 miles 837 km
Mozambique: 260 miles 419 km
Namibia: 145 miles 233 km
Tanzania: 210 miles 338 km
Zimbabwe: 495 miles 797 km

The Zambian flag is the flag of the country named Zambia. Zambia is located in continental Africa. Zambia has 8 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Zambia is 3 521 mi/ 5 667 km. Zambia border neighbours and border lengths are: Angola: 1 111 km, Botswana: 0,15 km, Democratic Republic of the Congo: 1 930 km, Malawi: 837 km, Mozambique: 419 km, Namibia: 233 km, Tanzania: 338 km, Zimbabwe: 797 km.

15 972 000 people are living in Zambia, a country stretching over 290 585 sq mi/ 752 612 km² (1.23% water). The population density in Zambia is of 55 per sq mi/ 21 people per km². The official language of Zambia is English. The capital city of Zambia is Lusaka. Zambia is a Presidential republic.

The currency in Zambia is the Zambian kwacha ZK (ZMW). UTC (standard time) in Zambia is UTC+02:00 and UTC+02:00 in summer. Zambia has the unique two-letter country code, ZM (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is ZMB, and its three-digit country code is 894. The calling code for Zambia is +260.




Zambian kwacha ZK (ZMW)


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


Internet TLD: ZM
Three-letter country code: ZMB
Three-digit country code: 894
Calling code: +260