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Chad's Information

Flag of Chad
Land Area 1,259,200 km2
Water Area 24,800 km2
Total Area 1,284,000km2 (#20)
Population 11,852,462 (#76)
Population Density 9.41/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $30.59 Billion
GDP Per Capita $2,600
Currency Franc (XAF)
Largest Cities

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Chad Flag:
Flag of Chad

The flag of Chad was officially adopted on November 6, 1959, and it combines two colors from the French Tricolore (red and blue), and two Pan African colors (red and yellow).

Blue represents the sky, hope and agricultural strength of the southern part of the country. Yellow is representative of the country's northern desert and the sun. Red represents prosperity, unity and the blood shed for independence.

Larger Chad flag

Chad Coat of Arms:
Flag of Chad

Chad's coat of arms is composed of a centered shield supported by a goat and lion. A sun rises above the shield, and a medal and scroll bearing the national motto are displayed below.

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