Flag of Saint Lucia (GIF)

The flag of Saint Lucia consists of a sky-blue field with a yellow equilateral triangle over a black isosceles triangle with a white edge in the middle. The color blue represents the sky and the surrounding waters, symbolizing hope and the island's position as a paradise in the Caribbean Sea. The triangles symbolize the island's volcanic cones, known as the Pitons. The yellow color represents the island's rich sunshine and its people's warmth. The black and white colors symbolize the harmonious coexistence of the various racial groups on the island and the determination of the people to live in harmony. This flag design embodies the natural beauty, vibrancy, and unity of the people of Saint Lucia.

Adopted:March 1, 1967
Designed by:Dunstan St Omer
Flag image:Animated GIF (25 frames looped)
Flag emoji code:🇱🇨

The coat of arms of Saint Lucia incorporates various symbolic elements representing the island's rich history and cultural diversity. The depiction of two lilies and two roses on the shield symbolizes the enduring influence of France and England, the former colonial powers. The presence of the traditional African "chair of authority" positioned over the cross of the sugar cane signifies the heritage of the African population and their contributions to the island's culture. At the top of the coat of arms, a burning torch symbolizes the pursuit of freedom and enlightenment. Supporting the shield are two local Jacquot parrots, representing the island's unique wildlife. Collectively, these elements within the coat of arms capture Saint Lucia's historical legacy, cultural fusion, and the enduring spirit of freedom and diversity.

The Saint Lucia flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the globe.
Saint Lucia is a sovereign island in the West Indies in the eastern Caribbean Sea. Its capital is Castries, and its population is about 184,401 (2021). According to its maritime borders, it borders with Barbados, France, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, and Venezuela.

The waving flag of Saint Lucia with its coat of arms (unofficial)
Capital and largest city:Castries
Other major city:Bisée
Official language:English
Ethnic groups:85.3% Black (African),
10.9% Mixed,
2.2% Indian,
1.6% Other,
0.1% Unspecified
Religions:90% Christianity,
1.9% Rastafarianism,
1.4% Not stated,
0.3% Hinduism,
0.1% Islam,
5.9% No Religion
Nationality name:Saint Lucian
Area:617 km²
(238 sq mi)
Population:184,401 (2021)
Country codes:LC, LCA (ISO 3166)
Internet Top-Level Domain:.lc
Calling code:+1-758

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