Information of Guinea-Bissau


Full information of Guinea-Bissau such as: flag, country code 2 (alpha2), alpha3 code, language code, city Guinea-Bissau, Total area Guinea-Bissau, Calling code Guinea-Bissau, Currency Guinea-Bissau, GDP per capita Guinea-Bissau, Population Guinea-Bissau, ... You can also copy information, download high quality size image of the flag of Guinea-Bissau, DownloadaClub.Com helps you find the most complete information of this Guinea-Bissau country. The flag of Guinea-Bissau has been adopted in 1973 and it consists of three stripes where two of them are horizontal and one is vertical. Horizontal stripes have yellow and green color, whereas the vertical one in the left part of the flag is red and it carries a black five-pointed star. The colors used are typical of many African nations, thus represents their mutual solidarity. Yellow reminds the sharp African sun, green fertile soil and red stands for bloodshed in the struggle for independence. The black star symbolizes the African continent. The flag resembles the flag of Ghana, the first African nation that achieved independence. Guinea-Bissau followed Ghana in 1973, when it was liberated from Portuguese rule.
IndependentYes
Country codesGW, GNB (ISO 3166-1)
Official nameRepublic of Guinea-Bissau
Capital cityBissau
ContinentAfrica
Member ofUnited Nations, African Union, Organisation of Islamic Cooperation
Population1 604 528 (2019)
Total area36 125 km2
Highest point300 m (984 ft)
Lowest pointNorth Atlantic Ocean
GDP per capitaUSD 778 (World Bank, 2018)
CurrencyWest African CFA franc (Fr, XOF)
Calling code+245
Internet TLD.gw

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