Information of Guinea


Full information of Guinea such as: flag, country code 2 (alpha2), alpha3 code, language code, city Guinea, Total area Guinea, Calling code Guinea, Currency Guinea, GDP per capita Guinea, Population Guinea, ... You can also copy information, download high quality size image of the flag of Guinea, DownloadaClub.Com helps you find the most complete information of this Guinea country. The flag of Guinea has been adopted in 1958 when the country gained independence from France. As the flag would be exactly the same with the flag of Rwanda, Rwanda was forced to add capital letter R to the middle of the yellow stripe. The flag consists of a vertical tricolor which commemorates the French flag. The stripes have from the left red, yellow and green colors. These colors have traditional Pan-African character that symbolizes solidarity between independent African states. The symbolism of these colors was explained during the famous speech of president Séky Touré - red should commemorate the bloodshed in the struggle for the homeland, yellow symbolizes the mineral wealth of the country and the sun and the green stripe represent the lush African vegetation.
IndependentYes
Country codesGN, GIN (ISO 3166-1)
Official nameRepublic of Guinea
Capital cityConakry
ContinentAfrica
Member ofUnited Nations, African Union, Organisation of Islamic Cooperation
Population12 218 357 (2019)
Total area245 857 km2
Highest pointMont Nimba (1 752 m, 5 748 ft)
Lowest pointNorth Atlantic Ocean
GDP per capitaUSD 879 (World Bank, 2018)
CurrencyGuinean franc (Fr, GNF)
Calling code+224
Internet TLD.gn

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