Flag of Poland (GIF)



The flag of Poland (Polish: flaga Polski) consists of two horizontal bands of equal width, white on top and red on the bottom. These two colors are defined as the national colors in the Polish constitution, and the colors were adopted in 1831. The white color represents peace and hope, while the red represents the struggle for freedom. The height-to-width ratio in the flag is 5:8, and the current version of the flag was adopted on January 31, 1980.

Its coat of arms features a crowned white eagle on a red shield, used since the first Polish dynasties in the 12th century.

The Poland flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the globe.
Poland, officially known as the Republic of Poland, is a country located in Central Europe. Its capital is Warsaw, and its population is about 37.78 million (2021). According to its land and sea borders, it borders with Belarus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Lithuania, Russia, Slovakia, Sweden, and Ukraine.

The waving flag of Poland with its coat of arms (unofficial)
COUNTRY PROFILE
Capital and largest city:Warsaw
Other major cities:Kraków,
Łódź,
Wrocław
Official language:Polish
Region:Eastern Europe
Ethnic groups:98% Polish,
2% others
Religions:87.58% Roman Catholic,
7.10% Undeclared,
1.28% Other Faiths,
2.41% Irreligious,
1.63% Not Stated
Nationality name:Polish, Pole
Area:312,696 km²
(120,733 sq mi)
Population:37.78 million (2021)
Currency:Polish złoty
Country codes:PL, POL (ISO 3166)
Internet Top-Level Domain:.pl
Calling code:+48
Flag emoji code:🇵🇱


Keywords: Flag and coat of arms of Poland (Polish: Flaga i herb Polski), GIF

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