Flag of Guyana

Flag of Guyana

The flag od Guyana was adopted in 1966 and its base consists of a green leaf to whose right edge a yellow shape with white trimming which reminds an arrow expands. The pole side of the flag forms a base of a red triangle with black trim. The flag was selected through a public competition in 1962, which was won by American draft of Whitney Smith. The flag is nicknamed "The Golden Arrowhead," refering to the aforementioned yellow arrow. The symbolism of the colors used is as follows: white color symbolizes the country's waters, black perseverance in building a better tomorrows, yellow stands for mineral wealth and green for lush vegetation.

Neighbouring countries

Flag Country Capital Population Total area
Flag of Brazil Brazil Brasília 201,032,714 8,514,880 km2
Flag of Suriname Suriname Paramaribo 534,189 163,820 km2
Flag of Venezuela Venezuela Caracas 28,946,101 912,050 km2

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Main information

Country
Guyana
Capital city
Georgetown
Population
784,894 (2010)
Total area
214,969 km2
Formation
26. 5. 1966
Highest point
Mount Roraima (2,750 m)
GDP
$ 7,965 (IMF, 2012)
Currency
guyanese dollar (GYD)
Code
GY (GUY)
Calling code
+592
Internet TLD
.gy

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By continents
South America

Name of country in other languages

Czech
Guyana (Georgetown)
English
Guyana (Georgetown)
German
Guyana (Georgetown)
French
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Italian
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Spanish
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Russian
Гайана (Джорджтаун)
Slovak
Guyana (Georgetown)
Polish
Gujana (Georgetown)
Portuguese
Guiana (Georgetown)
Chinese
圭亚那 (乔治敦)
Japanese
ガイアナ (ジョージタウン)
Turkish
Guyana (Georgetown)
Norwegian
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Swedish
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Hungarian
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Dutch
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Danish
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Finnish
Guyana (Georgetown)
Hebrew
גיאנה (ג'ורג'טאון)

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