Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (GIF)

The flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is a vibrant representation of the nation's natural beauty and spirit. Comprising three vertical bands of blue, yellow, and green, with three green diamonds forming a striking V pattern at the center of the yellow band, the flag's colors and symbols hold cultural, regional, and political significance. The blue symbolizes the expanse of the sky and the surrounding sea, while the gold represents the sun-kissed sand, the radiant sunshine, and the indomitable spirit of the islanders. The green embodies the lush vegetation of the country and reflects the vibrancy and vitality of the Vincentian people. The three diamonds not only evoke the picturesque landscapes of the islands, earning them the monikers "Gems of the Antilles" and "Jewels of the Caribbean," but also subtly form the letter V, alluding to the initial letter of "Vincent." Their strategic placement on the slightly lower section of the central band signifies the geographical positioning of the islands within the Antilles. This flag serves as a proud symbol of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines' natural splendor, cultural heritage, and enduring resilience.

Adopted:October 12, 1985
Flag image:Animated GIF (25 frames looped)
Flag emoji code:🇻🇨

The coat of arms of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines features a cotton plant positioned above it, with the Latin inscription "Pax et Justitia" (Peace and Justice) displayed below. In its central illustration, two women donning classical Roman attire are depicted, one holding an olive branch as a symbol of peace and the other engaged in making sacrifices on a golden altar, representing justice. This emblem serves as a powerful representation of the nation's commitment to upholding the values of peace and justice, underscoring the importance of these principles in the country's cultural and societal fabric.

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the globe.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is a sovereign state and an island country in the Caribbean, in the southern part of the Windward Islands. Its capital is Kingstown, and its population is about 111,269 (2021). According to its maritime borders, it borders with Barbados, Grenada, Saint Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela.

The waving flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with its coat of arms (unofficial)
Capital and largest city:Kingstown
Other major cities:Georgetown,
Byera Village
Official language:English
Ethnic groups:66% Black (African),
19% Mixed,
6.0% Indian,
4% European,
2.0% Island Caribs,
and Black Caribs,
3.0% Others
Religions:47% Anglican,
28% Methodist,
13% Roman Catholic,
12% Other
Nationality name:Saint Vincentian
Area:389 km² (150 sq mi)
Population:111,269 (2021)
Country codes:VC, VCT (ISO 3166)
Internet Top-Level Domain:.vc
Calling code:+1-784

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