Information of Gabon


Full information of Gabon such as: flag, country code 2 (alpha2), alpha3 code, language code, city Gabon, Total area Gabon, Calling code Gabon, Currency Gabon, GDP per capita Gabon, Population Gabon, ... You can also copy information, download high quality size image of the flag of Gabon, DownloadaClub.Com helps you find the most complete information of this Gabon country. The current flag of Gabon has been adopted in 1960 when the country declared independence from France, and it is composed of three horizontal stripes from the top in green, yellow and blue colors. The flag should express solidarity with other independent African states - the first two bands were taken from the flag of Etiopia, but also referes to formes ties to France as Gabon´s colonizer (blue bar). Green stripe symbolizes the Gabonese forest and timber industry, yellow stripe stands for the local sharp sun and the zero parallel, which passes through the country. Blue bar represents the Atlantic Ocean, which washes the western shores of the country, as well as all waters of the country, especially the river Ogooué.
IndependentYes
Country codesGA, GAB (ISO 3166-1)
Official nameGabonese Republic
Capital cityLibreville
ContinentAfrica
Member ofUnited Nations, African Union, Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, OPEC
Population2 172 579 (2019)
Total area267 668 km2
Highest pointMont Bengoué (1 070 m, 3 510 ft)
Lowest pointAtlantic Ocean
GDP per capitaUSD 7 953 (World Bank, 2018)
CurrencyCentral African CFA franc (Fr, XAF)
Calling code+241
Internet TLD.ga

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